- Release Date: December 15, 2012
- Run Time: 4 hr 0 min
- Rating: NR - Suitable for all audiences
- Genre: Concert/Special Events
Synopsis: NCM Fathom brings the seventh season of the Metropolitan Opera’s Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD in movie theaters nationwide. The broadcast of Verdi’s Aida will be presented live for only one day on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 12:55 PM ET / 9:55 AM PT in select movie theaters. The Met's unforgettable production of Verdi's ancient Egyptian drama stars Liudmyla Monastyrska as the enslaved Ethiopian princess caught in a love triangle with the heroic Radamès, played by Roberto Alagna, and the proud Egyptian princess Amneris, sung by Olga Borodina. Explore the times of the Old Kingdom in this acclaimed story set in ancient Egypt. Fabio Luisi conducts.