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DUCO Dido and Aeneas

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1 November 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Hild Bede Chapel

Durham University Concert Opera is a brand new society, which aims to perform exciting and challenging operatic repertoire in a concert setting where performers can focus on their musical output without the necessary complications that staging a production might bring.

The masterpiece, Dido and Aeneas, is one of the earliest English operas and indeed Henry Purcell’s first. The opera tells Virgil’s dramatic love story of Queen Dido of Carthage and the Trojan Aeneas. As the two character’s fall in love, an evil sorcerer brews a plan of destruction to separate the couple and bring chaos to Carthage…


Important Event Information

Doors Open: 7.00 pm
Ticket Prices: £6 Standard/ £5 Concession/ £4 Music Durham
Ticket Availability: Tickets will be on sale until 5pm on the day of the concert
Ticket Delivery: eticket – show on phone or give name on the door
Accessibility: Please get in touch to confirm arrangements


1 November
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
£4 – £6
Event Category:


Hild Bede Chapel


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