The Metropolitan Opera: Aida Synopsis
Liudmyla Monastyrska, Roberto Alagna and Olga Borodina star in Verdi's drama set in ancient Egypt.

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Aida

By warshahn
What a great cast! Lots of fun. This is my favorite Verdi opera which I've seen several times at Lyric Opera of Chicago. But the opera translated very well onto the HD screen. Great!!...

Superbly done opera Aida

By tomdabom999
Opera has always been a mixed pleasure-very expensive to attend and unless one had top-notch seats it really was hard to enjoy. These Met HD broadcasts are amazing and worth every penny. You can...

AIDA ON MET LIVE

By ehymes
Beautifully done. An absolutely superb soprano, Liudmyla Monastyrska. It has been a long time since I have heard such a devine voice. I went to the Live in HD performance yesterday - I wll go...

Aida Metropolitan Opera

By whitsiepoo
This was arguably the best performance of "Aida" I've seen! The new soprano, whose name I can't remember, is probably the best new Aida in many years. The whole performance was spectacular, with...

My first Opera Experience

By Your Fayness
After being nudged by a friend to attend Aida, I did so. Oh my gosh! I've since thanked him profusely. This was a wonderful experience, both in the visual presentation and the musical production. ...

Aida

By grainwater
The live broadcast of Aida was amazing! The actors were fabulous. I really enjoyed seeing the behind the scenes work between acts. It was fascinating to see how much work goes into the production....

Aida is a must see

By Divageorgina
One of the bigger productions this season, Aida is absolutely fantastic! The voices are glorious and Aida, a virtual unknown, is divine. So glad I watched this!...

Aida

By moraleme
I was afraid it was going to be 4 hours long but actually I did not notice the passing of time. It was mi first time attending the Met Opera and was worth the 22 dollars I spent. You can see the...

Pagentry

By Prof3025
If you want to see pageantry at its peak visit a performance of Aida by the Metropolitan Opera Company. Superb singing, spectacular visionary vistas, comfortable as well as best seats in the house. ...

STUNNING

By sutton2014
This was an amazing experience. To get to experience a MET performance without traveling to NYC is a great opportunity that shouldn't be passed up. I hope broadway takes a hint and starts showing off...

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