Metropolitan Opera: Aida

Apr 10, 2017

Krassimira Stoyanova in the title role of Verdi's Aida.
Credit Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Verdi’s Aida, starring Krassimira Stoyanova in the title role of the enslaved Ethiopian princess. Conducted by Italian maestro Daniele Rustioni, who makes his Met debut this season, the opera also stars Violeta Urmana as Aida’s formidable rival Amneris, Riccardo Massi as the Egyptian war hero Radamès, and George Gagnidze as Aida’s father Amonasro, with James Morris as the high priest Ramfis and Soloman Howard as the King of Egypt.

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LIBRETTO
Side-by-side translation, English/Italian:
http://www.murashev.com/opera/Aida_libretto_English_Italian