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.
Liudmyla Monastyrska, Hui He, Marco Berti, Roberto Alagna, Olga Borodina