|Date & Time||Event||Location|
Feb 11, 2016
Mattie Kelly Arts Center
Nov 05, 2016
|San Francisco Opera: Aida||San Francisco, CA|
War Memorial Opera House
Aida is a four-act opera by Giuseppe Verdi, which premiered at the Khedivial Opera House in Cairo in 1871. The opera's acclaim quickly spread, and productions premiered all over the world in just a few years. In the 21st century, the opera is as popular as ever; the Metropolitan Opera alone has given over 1,000 performances and is still going strong. Find great Aida tickets right here!
The opera takes place in ancient Egypt, as an Ethiopian princess named Aida is captured and made a slave in Egypt. An Egyptian military commander, Radames, falls in love with Aida, but he struggles to choose between his love for the princess and his loyalty to the Pharaoh. He also must deal with the Pharaoh's daughter, who has fallen in love with him. Will Aida and Radames live happily ever after? Or will they be kept apart by their circumstances? Find out with Aida tickets.