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Joye in Aiken presents: Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell Opera

March 12 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Free – $25

Tuesday, March 12th, 2019 | 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM | USC Aiken Etherredge Center

One of the most widely-produced English-language operas, Dido & Aeneas is based on the story of Dido, queen of Carthage, & the prince of Troy, Aeneas, with a libretto by Nahum Tate. First performed in 1689, it is perhaps most famous for Dido’s lament, “When I am laid in earth.” In June, Juilliard415 & singers from Juilliard’s Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts will tour together for the first time, taking the production to Europe with performances

Tickets: $25
Students Free with ID

Tickets are available online HERE or contact the Etherredge Center Box Office at 803-641-3305.
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Details

Date:
March 12
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free – $25
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/228215244649411/

Venue

St John’s United Methodist Church Aiken SC
104 Newberry St
Aiken SC, SC 29801 United States
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Phone:
803 648 6891
Website:
https://stjaiken.org/