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This Week at Lincoln Center: "Agrippina"

Clip: Season 2020 Episode 479 | 59s Video has closed captioning.

Through March 7, The Metropolitan Opera presents the new production of “Agrippina,” Handel’s tale of intrigue and impropriety in ancient Rome. Sir David McVicar’s production brings the action of this black comedy about the abuse of power to “the present,” exploring what it would be like if the Roman Empire had never fallen. Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato stars as the power-hungry Agrippina.

Aired: 02/06/20

Rating: NR

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