Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara & Victoria Clark in a Stunning First Look at MasterVoices' DIDO AND AENEAS

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MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale) has announced that CFDA designer Christian Siriano will provide gowns for the company's upcoming performance of Dido and Aeneas, starring Kelli O'Hara & Victoria Clark, on April 28, 2016 at 7pm and April 29, 2016 at 8pm at New York City Center, 131 W. 55th Street, New York City. Check out a first look at the pair in costume below!

The performance will feature a World Premiere prologue to Dido and Aeneas by Michael John LaChiusa (The Wild Party, First Daughter Suite) that presents the three Fates that control Dido's destiny. MasterVoices' production of Dido and Aeneas will be semi-staged, and will feature the direction and choreography of Doug Varone, the dancers of his company Doug Varone and Dancers, conducting by MasterVoices' Artistic Director Ted Sperling, the MasterVoices chorus, and Orchestra of St. Luke's. The cast, hailing from both the Broadway and opera worlds, is comprised of Kelli O'Hara (Tony Award Winner,The King and I) as Dido, Victoria Clark (Tony Award Winner, The Light in the Piazza) as the Sorceress, Elliot Madore (Winner of the 2010 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions) as Aeneas, Anna Christy (Les contes d'Hoffmann, the Metropolitan Opera) as Belinda, and emerging young artist Sarah Mesko as Second Woman. David Korins (Hamilton, Bel Canto) will serve as the Scenic Consultant. Gowns will be provided by Christian Siriano.

Tickets starting at $30 are available online atNYCityCenter.org, by calling CityTix® at 212-581-1212, or at the City Center box office at 131 W. 55th Street (btwn 6th and 7th).

The Dido and Aeneas program is dedicated to the memory of James S. Marcus, longtime MasterVoices Board Member. MasterVoices is forever grateful for his and his wife Ellen's generosity, and will always remember Jim for his boundless spirit, tremendous wisdom, and deep love of music.

Photos by Erin Baiano

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Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara & Victoria Clark in a Stunning First Look at MasterVoices' DIDO AND AENEAS

Kelli O'Hara and Victoria Clark; Photo by Erin Baiano; Wardrobe Styling by Mia Tucker Williams; Kelli O'Hara's Makeup by Tanya Rae and Hair by Chad Harlow; Victoria Clark's Makeup by Deborah Altizio and Hair by Richard Keogh. Kelli O'Hara wears a top by The Korner. Victoria Clark wears earrings by Isharya and a bodysuit by Bebe.

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara & Victoria Clark in a Stunning First Look at MasterVoices' DIDO AND AENEAS

Photo of Kelli O'Hara by Erin Baiano; Wardrobe Styling by Mia Tucker Williams; Makeup by Tanya Rae and Hair by Chad Harlow. Kelli O'Hara wears a gown by Christian Siriano and jewelry by Bauble Bar.

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara & Victoria Clark in a Stunning First Look at MasterVoices' DIDO AND AENEASPhoto of Victoria Clark by Erin Baiano; Wardrobe Styling by Mia Tucker Williams; Makeup by Deborah Altizio and Hair by Richard Keogh. Victoria Clark wears a leather bustier and ball skirt by Christian Siriano and jewelry provided by Bauble Bar.

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara & Victoria Clark in a Stunning First Look at MasterVoices' DIDO AND AENEASPhoto of Kelli O'Hara by Erin Baiano; Wardrobe Styling by Mia Tucker Williams; Makeup by Tanya Rae and Hair by Chad Harlow. Kelli O'Hara wears a gown by Christian Siriano and a ring by Bauble Bar.

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara & Victoria Clark in a Stunning First Look at MasterVoices' DIDO AND AENEAS

Kelli O'Hara as Dido and Victoria Clark as the Sorceress; Photo by Erin Baiano; Wardrobe Styling by Mia Tucker Williams; Kelli O'Hara's Makeup by Tanya Rae and Hair by Chad Harlow; Victoria Clark's Makeup by Deborah Altizio and Hair by Richard Keogh. Kelli O'Hara wears a gown by Christian Siriano. Victoria Clark wears a leather bustier and ball skirt by Christian Siriano. All jewelry provided by Bauble Bar.

Photo Flash: Kelli O'Hara & Victoria Clark in a Stunning First Look at MasterVoices' DIDO AND AENEAS

Kelli O'Hara, MasterVoices' Artistic Director Ted Sperling, and Victoria Clark; Photo by Erin Baiano; Wardrobe Styling by Mia Tucker Williams; Kelli O'Hara's Makeup by Tanya Rae and Hair by Chad Harlow; Victoria Clark's Makeup by Deborah Altizio and Hair by Richard Keogh. Kelli O'Hara wears a gown by Christian Siriano. Victoria Clark wears a leather bustier and ball skirt by Christian Siriano. All jewelry provided by Bauble Bar.



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