An unforgettable evening of opera in an enchanting castle courtyard: unmistakable melodies meet magnificent choral scenes in a unique atmosphere!
Troy lies in ruins. The Trojan prince Aeneas flees across the Mediterranean to the palace of Carthage, where he is granted asylum. Dido, the queen of Carthage, falls in love with him, and Aeneas falls in love with her. But the gods have another plan: Aeneas is to return to Europe and found Rome, and the enraged Nubian king Iarbas marches towards Carthage with his army ...
"Dido - Queen of Carthage" is an opera full of intimacy, melodious beauty and magnificent choral scenes. When the renowned Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin performs, operatic magic and musical flights of fancy are guaranteed.
Director Andreea Geletu sets up the work semi-staged in the courtyard of Rheinsberg Castle with Lake Grienerick in the background. The cast is made up of the winners of the 33rd International Singing Competition of the Rheinsberg Castle Chamber Opera. A true musical theater festival in an unforgettable atmosphere!