Hawai’i’s 2012 opera season opens with Aida, one of the most beloved operas in the repertory. Ancient Egypt is the setting for Verdi’s masterful blend of pageantry and personal tragedy, and, Hawai’i Opera Theatre’s production features Hawai’i’s hottest opera star. HPR’s Noe Tanigawa reports.
Verdi’s Aida opens tonight, with a matinee this Sunday and a final performance Tuesday January 31st. Call Hawai’i Opera Theatre (596-7858) for tickets or go online to http://www.hawaiiopera.org/shows_and_tickets/ticket_information/aida/
Students can enjoy HOT Grand Opera at a special student-only ticket price of $20, with a valid school ID.