Opera | Dance Mark Morris: Two Operas An evening of Britten and Purcell Peter Jay Sharp Building
BAM Howard Gilman Opera House
Mar 15—Mar 19, 2017
Running Time: 2hrs 25min with intermission

Curlew River
By Benjamin Britten
MMDG Music Ensemble
Directed by Mark Morris

Dido and Aeneas
By Henry Purcell
Mark Morris Dance Group
Choreography by Mark Morris
MMDG Music Ensemble
Choreography by Mark Morris
Conducted by Mark Morris

The choreographer presents a double-bill: Britten’s Curlew River, featuring the MMDG Music Ensemble, and Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, featuring mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe and the Mark Morris Dance Group.