Dido and Aeneas

In-Person, The Elgin Theatre, 189 Yonge Street

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

Click here to subscribe

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
Tafelmusik

Single tickets will be available for purchase in August.

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

Photos:
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.

YOU MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN...