1-6: Courtesy of San Francisco Opera, Cory Weaver, 2016.
7-8: Courtesy of Washington National Opera, Scott Suchman, 2017
9: Courtesy of Seattle Opera, Philip Newton, Dancer: Laura Mead, 2018
10: Courtesy of Seattle Opera, Jacob Lucas, 2018
Video: Footage from San Fransisco Opera, with still images from Washington National Opera and Seattle Opera.
AIDA by Giuseppe Verdi
San Francisco Opera Premiere 2016
Conductor: Nicola Luisotti, Jordi Bernàer
Directed by Francesca Zambello
Choreographer: Jessica Lang
Assistant to the Choreographer: Clifton Brown
Designers: RETNA and Michael Yeargan (sets), Anita Yavich (costumes), Mark McCullough (lighting)
AIDA premiered at San Francisco Opera, November 5, 2016.
World Premiere Cast: Leah Crocetto, Ekaterina Semenchuk, Brian Jagde, George Gagnidze, Raymond Aceto, Anthony Reed, Toni Marie Palmertree, Pene Pati