Heartbreaking and sublime, Dido & Aeneas is composer Henry Purcell's magnificent achievement and one of the monumental works of baroque opera. Now SDSU presents this landmark 1689 work. Based on Virgil's Aeneid, the chamber opera, now set in present-day Washington, D.C., tells the turbulent love story of Dido and her beloved Aeneas as they deal with political turmoil and heartbreak. Be swept away by the grandeur and pathos of Dido & Aeneas at Smith Recital Hall.
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