( Sat., Oct. 19, 2013 - Sun., Oct. 27, 2013 )
Performed by Othalie Graham, Aida (Opera de Montreal); Irina Mishura, Amneris (Metropolitan Opera); Antonello Palombia, Radames (Teatro alla Scala); James Meena, conductor
Belk Theater, 130 N Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202
Verdi: Aida - In the war-torn sands of ancient Egypt, a bitter love triangle unfolds against a backdrop of cultural oppression. Ensnared in the tumult of choosing between her homeland and the enemy soldier who loves her, princess and slave Aida eventually finds herself in the cold embrace of a fate no one would wish upon their daughter. Directed by Brian Deedrick. Performed in Italian with English titles.
Season tickets begin at $33; single tickets begin at $15. Youth & group discounts & student rush tickets available.
Subscriptions: (704)332-7177, ext. 210. Single tickets (on sale 8/1): (704)372-1000.