The Choir of Ayrshire Voices: Dido & Aeneas


Saturday 21 April

Opera by Henry Purcell in concert performance
Together with music by Bach and Handel

Holy Trinity Church, Fullarton Street, Ayr, KA7 1UB
Saturday 21st April, 7.30pm

Tickets: £10
From: Marilyn de Blieck at
The Song Studio
180 Main Street
Prestwick, KA9 1PG
telephone: 01292 738153
mobile: 07730 437 984

The Story...
Aeneas, a prince of Troy, escapes the city`s destruction by the Greek Armies and sails to carthage in North Africa.

Carthage`s ruler, Queen Dido, is drawn to Aeneas but reluctant, for reasons of state, to act on her feelings.

Persuaded by Aeneas and her own advisors, Dido embarks on a passionate love affair with the Trojan prince.

But fate, assisted by Dido`s enemies, has its own plans...

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