Year of Judith

The Academy 2017-2018  season features three Italian oratorios based upon the deuterocanonical Book of Judith. Determined to reverse the cruel fate of her city, Judith captivates the commander of the enemy forces with her beauty and decapitates him in the night.

Domenico Freschi’s Giuditta

Jeremy Rhizor  Director

Judith  ·  Modern-Day World Premiere
Christ Chapel at Riverside Church, NYC  map
Saturday, November 18, 2017  at  7:30 PM

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Antonio Draghi’s Giuditta

Jeremy Rhizor  Director

Judith  ·  North American Premiere
Marquand Chapel at Yale Divinity School, New Haven, CT  map
Friday, March 9, 2018  at  7:30 PM

Corpus Christi Church, NYC  map
Saturday, March 10, 2018  at  7:30 PM

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Niccolò Jommelli’s La Betulia liberata

Jeremy Rhizor  Director

The Liberation of Bethulia  ·  North American Premiere
Chapel of the Cross at Riverside Church, NYC  map
Saturday, May 12, 2018  at  7:30 PM

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