CityViews 1/7/12: Olympics 2026?/”Dido and Aeneas”

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Segment 1:

Salt Lake City wants to relive its 2002 Olympic dream and will go for the gold to host another Winter Games in 2026. On Monday, we’ll explore why city and state leaders want to welcome the world for the ultimate sporting event and just what it will take to win another bid.

Guests:

  • Jeff Robbins, Utah Sports Commission
  • Helen Langan, Salt Lake City

 

 

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Segment 2:

Opera is coming to Westminster College, with a classic baroque love story as its first fully-staged opera production. On Monday, we’ll discuss beauty and pain in Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas.

Guests:

  • Michael Chipman, Westminster College Music Department
  • Corinne Rydman, Dido
  • Hilary Olson, Belinda

Westminster Chamber Opera presents Dido and Aeneas on Friday, Jan. 11 and Saturday, Jan. 12 at 7:30 p.m. at the Jay W. Lees Courage Theatre, Jewett Center for the Performing Arts, Westminster College, 1840 S. 1300 East, Salt Lake City. For tickets and more information, call 801-832-2457.

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