14 Oct 2005

Director sets stage for `Dido'


purcell_small.jpgBy T.J. Medrek [Boston Herald, 14 October 2005]

Grant Llewellyn is starting his fifth and final season as music director of the Handel and Haydn Society in a big way: leading the period instrument orchestra and chorus in a staged production of Henry Purcell's 1689 opera ``Dido and Aeneas'' by Chinese director Chen Shi-Zheng at the Cutler Majestic Theatre this weekend.