The grandest of all grand operas returns to Pittsburgh! Verdi's AIDA kicks off Pittsburgh Opera's 75th anniversary season.
Carl Tanner sings "Celeste Aida (Heavenly Aida)" in the final dress rehearsal of Pittsburgh Opera's AIDA (October 12, 15, 18, 20, 2013). This "spectacular", "thrilling", and "wonderfully dramatic" production features a stellar cast and a Triumphal scene that has the whole town talking. Latonia Moore is Aida; Carl Tanner is Radames; Elizabeth Bishop is Amneris; Oren Gradus is Ramfis.
AIDA runs October 12, 15, 18, and 20 at the Benedum Center in Downtown Pittsburgh. Tickets start at just $12. 412-456-6666 or