2011 Festival: Steffani's Niobe
June 12-June 19, 2011
The fully staged operatic centerpiece of the 16th Boston Early Music Festival, Niobe recounts the tragic story of the Queen of Thebes, whose pride earns her the merciless wrath of the gods. Don't miss the North American premiere of this masterpiece, featuring breathtaking sets, elegant costumes, dazzling Baroque stage machinery, and showcasing some of the finest musicians and dancers in early music today.
Event Name: 2011 Festival: Steffani's Niobe
"Niobe on Top"
Review posted by: JK from Boston, MA USA, Jun 27, 2011
Can't say enough positive things about Niobe although I'll be brief. A terrific show - not sure that it could be better: the music, singing, acting, direction, scenery, costumes....