Carpenter Theatre

Samson and Delilah

Virginia Opera

About the Event

Samson and Delilah by Camille Saint-Sae╠łns, premiered in Weimar in 1877, dramatizes this well-known biblical story thrusting the Israelite warrior into the arms of the Philistine seductress who ultimately betrays him. Including the famous “Bacchanale” of the pleasure-loving Philistines, this opera is not to be missed.

Running time: 2h 25m including intermission

Additional Ticket Information

Tickets available at the Dominion Arts Center and Altria Theater box offices, by phone at (800) 514-3849 and online at etix.com. Prices subject to applicable fees. ZIP code limits have been set up for online purchases for this show. Call to purchase tickets from an out-of-area ZIP code at (800) 514-3849.