By Giuseppe Verdi
Opera Screening (approx. 220 mins)
Sung in Italian with English Subtitles
An NCPA-The Metropolitan Opera (New York) Presentation
Aida is a classic story of love and betrayal. Set in Memphis, in the capital city of ancient Egypt, Ethiopian princess Aida is held prisoner. An Egyptian general, Radames, is secretly in love with Aida, and she with him. The story has a twist when Radames is chosen to lead a war against Ethiopia and Aida is conflicted between her love for him and her country.
Conducted by Nicola Luisotta
Cast: Anna Netrebko (Aida), Anita Rachvelishvili (Amneris), Aleksandrs Antonenko (Radamés), Quinn Kelsey (Amonasro), Dmitry Belosselskiy (Ramfis) & Ryan Speedo Green (The King)
Box Office: 9th September for Members & 12th September for Public