The Heirs of Tantalus: From the House of Atreus to the Palace of Nero
Jessica Gould, soprano & José Lemos, countertenor
Jory Vinikour, harpsichord
members of The Sebastians Chamber Orchestra
Guest Actors Judith Hawking and Steven Rattazzi
Erica Gould, Stage Director
Heirs of Tantalus refracts Greek myth and Roman history through the prism of the baroque, incorporating material from the Greek tragedies of Aeschylus and Euripides, biting commentary of the Roman historian Suetonius, and excerpts from operas and cantatas of Monteverdi, Scarlatti and Handel.
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