Dido & Aeneas

Dido & Aeneas

Henry Purcell


Libretto: Nahum Tate

Conductor           Christopher Moulds
Director and Choreographer Sasha Waltz

Musical Production Reconstruction

Attilio Cremonesi

Set Designers Thomas Schenk
Sasha Waltz
Costume Designer Christine Birkle

Lighting Designer

Thilo Reuther

Dramaturgs

Jochen Sandig & Yoreme Waltz

Orchestra Akademie fur alte Musik Berlin

Soloists                 
Dido  Aurore Ugolin
Aeneas Reuben Willcox
Belinda Deborah York
Second Woman Céline Ricci
Sorceress Fabrice Mantegna
First Witch/ Sailor Eberhard Francesco Lorenz
Second Witch/ Spirit Michael Bennett

 

Dancers                 
Dido 

Yael Schnell
Michal Mualem

Aeneas Virgis Puodziunas
Belinda Rita Aozane Bilibio
Second Woman Maria Marta Colusi
Sorceress Juan Kruz Diaz de Garaio Esnaola
Xuan Shi
First Witch/ Sailor Takako Suzuki
Second Witch/ Spirit Jirí Bartovanec
Train of Aeneas Luc Dunberry
Manuel Alfonso Pérez Torres
Narrator Charlotte Engelkes
Ascanius



Vocalconsort Berlin Chorus

Surtitles: Hemdi Kfir
Sung in English
Surtitles in English and Hebrew

A stunning opera-ballet created by choreographer Sasha Waltz with members of her dance company, soloists of the Berlin Staatsoper and the musicians of the Akademie fur Alte Musik, playing on authentic instruments.

Synopsis

Production's Album

Photos: Yossi Zwecker        


 


Dates

Tues 3.6 (20:00), Wed 4.6 (20:00), Fri 6.6 (13:00), Sat 7.6 (21:00),

Sun 8.6 (13:00)


Reviews
"As perfect unit of singing, dance and play, in which soloists, dancers and the fabulösen choirists of the Vokalkonsorts Berlin seem to merge”.
(Manuel Brug, Due Walt)
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