march, 2017

sat11mar7:30 pm3:00 pmDido and AeneasPresented by Willamette University Department of Music , Co-produced with the Theatre Department7:30 pm - 3:00 pm Smith Auditorium at Willamette University

Event Details

All is right with the world when Dido, the Queen of Carthage, finally plans to marry her true love, the Trojan hero Aeneas. However, when a sorceress plots Carthage’s demise, it is Dido and Aeneas who find themselves at the center of her master plan. Will their love—and they themselves—survive? This heart-rending romance carries the great tradition of tragic opera into the present day, exploring the eternal struggle between betrayal, power, duty, and love.


(Saturday) 7:30 pm - 3:00 pm


Smith Auditorium at Willamette University

900 State St. Salem OR 97301