Review: Mark Morris Dance Group’s fabulous “Dido and Aeneas”

Mark Morris’ danced opera “Dido and Aeneas” is a tour de force of late 20th century artistic storytelling, using Henry Purcell’s 1689 musical composition, which is a partial retelling of Virgil’s “Aeneid. It is a riveting assemblage, one that smashes and rewrites stylistic boundaries. The hour-long piece—it’s done far too soon—had only its second local …

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