Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas
Under the direction of Daniel Taylor
Head of Historical Performance, U of T Faculty of Music
The Gordon Best Theatre, 216 Hunter St. W.
April 16, 2015
In advance in person at The Only Café, 216 Hunter St. W.
Award-winning choreographer Bill Coleman returns, with dancer Mairi Greig (Toronto Dance Theatre) to offer his moving vision of Purcell’s first opera, supported by soloists from the Theatre of Early Music and Schola Cantorum (U of T), accompanied by Christopher Bagan (Opera Atelier), and featuring baritone Alexander Dobson.
Choreographer Bill Coleman as Aeneas (above) returns (with dancer Mairi Greig as Dido)
to offer his moving vision of Purcell’s first opera. photo: John Lauener
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