This spectacular version of Verdi's "Aida" will be performed 'in the round' amongst the ruins of Ancient Egypt.
This epic work explores the tragic love triangle between the Ethiopian slave girl Aida, the King's daughter Amneris, and the Captain of the Guard Radames. Verdi's score contains some of the most poignant and powerful arias in opera.
The terracota-coloured Royal Albert Hall is one of London’s favourite concert venues. Whilst it remains most famous for classical music and the annual Prom concerts, it also holds rock and pop concerts, sports events and award ceremonies.
Dr John – “The last time I went to the Royal Albert Hall was to see some Benjamin Britten at the Proms, which was top notch, as always. We only have the cheap seats up in the circle which is only 15 quid for me and my wife, but you get a… more”
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Zucchero at Royal Albert Hall – 22nd May 2013 Zucchero is one of Italy’s biggest music stars, duetting with everyone from Eric Clapton and Elton John, to Sting and Pavarotti. He last performed at the Royal Albert Hall in 2011 and returns now with a brand-new album called “La Sesion Cubana”, which was recorded in Havana and features collaborations with some of Cuba’s most important musicians.
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