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Presented by Pittsburgh Opera at Pittsburgh Opera Headquarters, Pittsburgh PA

Feb 20 2021
Mar 04 2021

Semele is a Baroque gem by master composer George Frideric Handel.

Semele is a timeless tale from Greek antiquity about the pitfalls of ambition, vanity, and making open-ended promises.

Princess Semele wants to live her best life. To her, that doesn’t mean marrying Athamas, a mere human prince. She has her eyes on a bigger prize, none other than Jupiter, King of the Gods, who she thinks will fulfill her in ways no mortal ever could.

Jupiter is a cad, who is all too happy to add Semele to his long list of human mistresses. His wife Juno is none too pleased,

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  • Feb 20, 2021 at 08:00 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 23, 2021 at 07:00 pm (Tue)
  • Feb 26, 2021 at 07:30 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 28, 2021 at 02:00 pm (Sun)
  • Mar 2, 2021 at 07:00 pm (Tue)
  • Mar 4, 2021 at 07:30 pm (Thu)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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    • Closed Caption
    • Large Print
    • Wheelchair Access

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