The Metropolitan Opera: Aida

The Metropolitan Opera: Aida movie poster
Starring: Liudmyla Monastyrska, Roberto Alagna, Olga Borodina, George Gagnidze, Stefan Kocan, Miklos Sebestyen
Director: Fabio Luisi, Sonja Frisell
Running time: 4:00
Release: Opened Dec 15, 2012
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Editorial Review

NCM Fathom brings the ultimate stage spectacle - The Met: Live in HD - to movie theatre screens nationwide. The broadcast of Verdi's opera Aida will be presented live for only one day on Saturday, October 24, 2009 at 1 PM ET / 10 AM PT in select movie theatres. Set in ancient Egypt, Aida is both a heartbreaking love story and an epic drama full of spectacular crowd scenes. A cast of powerful voices and a grand production bring the story to life on the Met stage and on the HD screen. Among the score's highlights is the celebrated Triumphal March.