CCE IS THRILLED TO ANNOUNCE OUR 2023 OPERA SEASON
LOYALTY & BETRAYAL
TWO STEAMY OPERAS • TWO SIDES OF LOVE
The strength of undying love — The cruelty of betrayal
Holst's SAVITRI, June 22-25, at the Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center
Death comes to claim Savitri’s husband, the noble woodsman Satyavan. But Savitri, by her love and loyalty to Satyavan, captures Death in her spell and he spares Satyavan.
Handel's SAMSON, September 25-27, at 1st Church in Cambridge
Delilah, learning that Samson's supernatural strength derives from his hair, secretly cuts his long locks. Her betrayal leads to his undoing.