Head to the theater in San Francisco to see
this classical opera by Giuseppe Verdi. The opera was first performed at the Khedivial Opera House in Cairo, Egypt in 1871
and has since remained a popular production among opera patrons across the globe. It has been performed in cities around the
world, and is renowned among patrons.
Aida is about an Ethiopian princess who is captured
and sold into slavery in Egypt. One of the military commanders is forced to choose between his love for the beautiful Aida
and his loyalty to the Pharaoh. The commander, whose name is Radames is also sought after by the Pharaoh's own daughter Amneris,
creating a complicated and tragic story of romance and devotion.
Aida has made its way to the City by the Bay and you will want to check it out, whether you live there or are simply visiting.
This renowned opera will surely tug at your heartstrings, so be sure to bring a box of tissue and tell all of your friends
to join you for the performance.