EVENT CINEMA: Royal Opera House Season: Aida

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Cinema
205 Minutes
£ 16.00
Certificate 12A
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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.

A co-production with Lyric Opera of Chicago. Sung in Italian with English subtitles.

Music: Giuseppe Verdi

Director: Robert Carsen

Set designer: Miriam Buether

Costume designer: Annemarie Woods

Lighting designer: Robert Carsen and Peter van Praet

Video designer: Duncan McLean

Choreographer: Rebecca Howell

Conducted by: Antonio Pappano

 

Aida:Elena Stikhina

Radames: Francesco Meli

Amneris: Agnieszka Rehlis

Amonasro: Ludovic Tézier

Ramfis: Soloman Howard

King of Egypt: In Sung Sim

 

Royal Opera Chorus

Orchestra of the Royal Opera House

TICKET PRICES

  • Standard from £10.00
  • Senior from £9.00
  • Student from £8.00
  • Movie Monday from £5.00
  • Event Cinema from £15.50

MOVIE MONDAYS

Join us on select Mondays at 11:00 and enjoy £5 tickets with a complimentary hot drink and biscuit. Look out for the Movie Monday icon in our season brochure to see which films are eligible, or give our Box Office a call on 01823 283244, Monday – Friday, 10:00 – 16:00.

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