Royal Opera 2022/23 Season: Aida

Royal Opera 2022/23 Season: Aida
15A205 min

Director: Robert Carsen Producer:Royal Opera House, Lyric Opera of Chicago Starring:Royal Opera Chorus, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Ludovic Tézier, In Sung Sim, Francesco Meli, Soloman Howard, Elena Stikina, Agnieszka Rehlis Released:Wed 12 Oct 2022

Synopsis

Princess Aida has been kidnapped: a valuable prize in a war between Egypt and Ethiopia. Meanwhile, the ambitious soldier Radames wrestles with his feelings for her. As they draw closer together, each must make an agonizing choice between their loyalty to home, and their love for each other. In this new production, director Robert Carsen situates Verdi’s large-scale political drama within a contemporary world, framing its power struggles and toxic jealousies in the apparatus of a modern, totalitarian state. Royal Opera Music Director Antonio Pappano conducts Verdi’s glorious, monumental score.

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