OPERA: Verdi's Aida
Co-Production with Washington National Opera, San Francisco Opera, Seattle Opera and Minnesota Opera
Stage rehearsal of Aida
Photo by Cory Weaver/San Francisco Opera

Premiered in
2016

Dancers
9

Length
150 minutes

Restaged on
Washington National Opera (2017)


“Above all, though, it's the potent choreography by Lang that shocks us.”
“Lang's taut, confrontational ballet sequence underscores the implications of that victory by depicting - in stylized but unmistakable form - the rapes that accompany military conquest.”
- Joshua Kosman, San Francisco Chronicle, November 6, 2016

Choreographer
Jessica Lang

Director
Francesca Zambello

Set Concept
RETNA

Set Design
Michael Yeargan

Costume Design
Anita Yavich

Lighting Design
Mark McCullough

Music
Giuseppe Verdi

Past Performances
November 5-December 6, 2016San Francisco, CAMore Info
September 9-23, 2017Washington, DCMore Info
May 5-19, 2018Seattle, WAMore Info
Reviews
November 8, 2016San Francisco Classical VoiceMore Info