Music of the Baroque: Handel’s Esther
The Jewish orphan Esther becomes Queen of Persia and saves her people from massacre by the villain Haman in this compelling and intimate musical drama, just in time for Purim. Don’t miss the tale of a triumphant heroine, told in sensuous arias and stirring choruses by master storyteller George Frideric Handel. Jane Glover conducts the Music of the Baroque premiere of Esther.
Heidi Stober, Esther
Nicholas Phan, Ahasuerus
Colin Ainsworth, Mordecai
Christòpheren Nomura, Haman