Dido and Aeneas

In-Person, The Elgin Theatre, 189 Yonge Street

Thursday, October 20, 2022
Saturday, October 22, 2022
Sunday, October 23, 2022

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Opera Atelier’s iconic production of Dido and Aeneas returns to Toronto’s most beautiful opera house - the Elgin Theatre. Henry Purcell’s perfect masterpiece is drenched in longing as Dido’s obsession with the Trojan prince Aeneas plays out against a backdrop of relentless fate and magic.

Featuring Colin Ainsworth (Aeneas), Spencer Britten, Measha Brueggergosman-Lee (The Sorceress), Meghan Lindsay (Dido), Melody Louledjian, Danielle MacMillan, and Cynthia Smithers.

Conductor: David Fallis
Director: Marshall Pynkoski
Choreographer: Jeannette Lajeunesse Zingg
Set Designer: Gerard Gauci
Lighting Director: Kimberly Purtell
Artists of Atelier Ballet

Single tickets will be available for purchase in August.

Dido & Aeneas will be performed in English with English surtitles.

1) Soprano Meghan Lindsay and Tenor Colin Ainsworth. Photo by Bruce Zinger.
2) Soprano Measha Brueggergosman-Lee. Photo by Bruce Zinger.
3) Male Artists of Atelier Ballet. Photo by Bruce Zinger.