Dido and Aeneas


Century-old opera played by young enthusiasts. With Henry Purcell’s “Dido and Aeneas”, the Leuven University Choir is entering uncharted territory. For the first time in its more than fifty-year history, the KU Leuven student choir will not only sing on stage, but will act with costumes, props, set pieces ánd live orchestra. 

Get swept away by the tragic story of Carthaginian queen Dido and Trojan prince Aeneas in this enchanting opera. 

Come and listen

  • 19h30 – introduction by dramaturg Maarten Boussery
  • 20h00 – doors
  • 20h30 – start opera

Wed 17 May 2023

Thu 18 May 2023


  • Student or -18 €12
  • Non-student €22
  • Drink vouchers €1
    Two vouchers per ticket already on sale in presale.

Tickets at the desk cost €1 more.

Students with a KU Leuven Culture Card get €1 reduction. Show your Culture Card at the desk and get €1 cashback.


Leuven University Choir




This concert was made possible with the support of the Flemish government and KU Leuven Culture.