Lyric Opera of Chicago
English Baroque Soloists
John Eliot Gardiner, Elsa Rooke – co-directors
Rick Fisher – lighting designer
Patricia Hofstede – costumes
In celebration of the 450th anniversary of Claudio Monteverdi's birth, Wratislavia Cantans is proud to announce the Opening Celebration of its 52nd edition with two very special performances of Monteverdi’s Il ritorno di Ulisse in patria (The Return of Ulysses to his Homeland). Join us as early music champion Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the most melancholic and meditative of Monteverdi’s operas!