From: Detroit Opera House
5/11/2013 - 5/19/2013
Ancient Egypt is also the setting for Giuseppe Verdi's dramatic tale of the Ethiopian Princess Aida, who finds herself torn between her love for her country and her love for the handsome Egyptian military commander Radames. Against the backdrop of their two warring nations, these doomed lovers struggle to defy the odds as their fates are sealed. A moving saga of timeless love, Aida remains an enduring favorite of opera lovers worldwide. For information call (313) 961-3500.