Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Free Screening of Aida the opera 9/10 at 7pm

Need a lil extra culture at a great price? Who can beat a free showing of Aida at Rave Motion Pictures 13 at the Ridgmar Mall 2300 Green Oaks RoadFort Worth, TX 76116.

Presented by Opera in Cinema, this kicks off the year's Opera Series you can get a list of the rest of the Ballets and Operas they'll be showing during the year here

Aida, an Ethiopian princess, is captured and brought into slavery in Egypt. A military commander, Radames, struggles to choose between his love for her and his loyalty to the Pharaoh. To complicate the story further, Radames is loved by the Pharaoh's daughter Amneris, although he does not return her feelings.

Directed and designed by Franco Zeffirelli
Sung In Italian with English subtitles
Approximate running time: 2hrs 37min plus one intermission