Dido Project 2016

DIDO QUEEN OF CARTHAGE

Written by Christopher Marlowe
Directed by John Blondell
January 28 at 8 p.m., 30 at 9
February 4 at 8 p.m., 6 at 9 p.m.
Porter Theatre at Westmont College

DIDO AND AENEAS

Music by Henry Purcell, Libretto by Nahum Tate
Staged by John Blondell
January 29 at 8 p.m., 30 at 7 p.m.
February 5 at 8 p.m., 6 at 7 p.m.
Porter Theatre at Westmont College

Upon his escape from Troy and on his way to found Rome, Dido meets the Carthaginian Queen, Dido. Will he stay or will he go? An ambitious music-theatre duet of two rarely seen classics, one a tragic opera, the other a dramatic tragedy.
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