Julie Fuchs & Christophe Dumaux to Headline Dutch National Opera’s ‘Giulio Cesare’

By David Salazar

The Dutch National Opera & Ballet is set to present “Giulio Cesare” starting on Jan. 16, 2023.

The opera, which will run through Feb. 5, 2023 (a total of eight performances), will be directed by Calixto Bieito and will be conducted by Emmanuelle Haïm as she leads Le Concert d’Astrée in its company debut.

In the title role, audiences will see Christophe Dumaux with Julie Fuchs, in her Dutch National Opera debut, as Cleopatra. Other cast members include Teresa Iervolino as Cornelia, Cecilia Molinari as Sesto, Cameron Shahbazi as Tolomeo, Frederik Bergman as Achilla, and Jake Ingbar as Nireno.

This version of “Giulio Cesare” is presented in co-production with the Gran Teatre del Liceu.