Alternate Title BAM Opera: Dido and Aeneas
Production Language English
Country of Origin United States, Belgium
Description In Morris’s first BAM visit while acting as director of dance at the Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie, his ensemble (billed as Monnaie Dance Group/Mark Morris) presented Dido and Aeneas, one of Morris’s most enduring productions. In its first BAM presentation, Morris danced the part of Dido (with Guillermo Resto as Aeneas and Penny Hutchinson as Belinda). The ensemble was accompanied by the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and the Concert Chorale of New York.