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Dec. 27 2014

01/10/15 – Aida – 1PM

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Metropolitan Opera

Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni

Approximate running time 3 hrs. 40 min.

aida_met15Grand opera at its grandest: the splendors of ancient Egypt return to the stage of the Met. Verdi’s mythic love triangle features Liudmyla Monastyrska, Tamara Wilson, and Oksana Dyka sharing the title role, with Olga Borodina and Violeta Urmana as Amneris and Marcello Giordani and Marco Berti singing Radamès. Marco Armiliato and Plácido Domingo share conducting duties.

Sung in Italian.

Cast/Crew

Conductor: Marco Armiliato
Amonasro: George Gagnidze
The King: Soloman Howard

Production Team

Production: Sonja Frisell
Set Designer: Gianni Quaranta
Costume Designer: Dada Saligeri
Lighting Designer: Gil Wechsler
Choreographer: Alexei Ratmansky

Photo credits: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera

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