- Pittsburgh Opera
- Benedum Center
THE GRANDEST OF ALL GRAND OPERAS RETURNS
Enslaved in Egypt, the Ethiopian princess Aida is torn between love for her country and love for the Egyptian general Radames. Against the backdrop of their warring nations, the lovers try to defy the odds, but their fates are sealed. Music Director Antony Walker conducts an all-star cast, featuring three recent Metropolitan Opera standouts in the starring roles.
UNDERSTAND EVERY WORD! Sung in Italian with English texts projected above the stage.
Choose AIDA for: DRAMA, SPECTACLE, familiar music, a traditional production, that magnificent triumphal procession, and an epic love story.
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