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Caramoor Festival: Dardanus

Venetian Theater at Caramoor

Magicians, monsters, and marriage are just a few of the characters and themes in Jean-Phillipe Rameau’s rousing opera, Dardanus, which loosely follows the story of the son of Zeus and Electra. Written by the eminent 18th-century French composer, this Baroque opera’s fantastical story is brought to life by The Choir of Trinity Wall Street, Trinity Baroque Orchestra (Julian Wachner, Director of Music and the Arts), and internationally renowned soloists.

Jean-Philippe Rameau – Dardanus

The Choir of Trinity Wall Street
Trinity Baroque Orchestra

John La Bouchardière, Stage Director
Avi Stein, Music Director

Dardanus, Zachary Wilder
Venus, Mireille Asselin
Iphise, Melissa Attebury
Teucer, Matt Boehler
Anténor, Tyler Duncan
Isménor, John Taylor Ward
Arcas, Oliver Mercer

Location

Venetian Theater at Caramoor

149 Girdle Ridge Rd, Katonah, NY 10536

directions

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