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Opera Maine

Verdi's
Aida

Epic Love Transcends Ancient Borders

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    • 7:30PM
      $31 – $143
      Merrill Auditorium
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    • 2:30PM
      $35 – $143
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Opera Maine’s production of Aida is poised to be the most significant artistic and cultural event of the greater Portland area in 2024. Audiences will be enthralled by Verdi’s gorgeous music as epic love transcends ancient borders.

Under the direction of Dona D. Vaughn and performed by world-class singers and the Opera Maine Orchestra and Chorus, all under the baton of Maestro Israel Gursky. This is a rare opportunity for opera lovers and first-timers to hear this masterpiece!

Run Time: 2.5 hrs with 1 intermission.
Sung in Italian with English translation projected above the stage. Opera in four acts, with one intermission.

There will be a pre-curtain presentation beginning at 6:30 p.m. in Merrill on July 25 and 1:30 p.m. on July 28 with Opera Maine dramaturg, Calien Lewis. Free entry with your ticket.

ADULT & SENIOR 65+ prices are available for this event online.
FREE tickets for anyone ages 25 and under and GROUP 10+ pricing available over the phone or in person.
Per ticket service fee varies from $3-$10 depending on ticket price.

July 25 – 28, 2024

Tickets

$143 / $102 / $68 / $61 / $50 / $45 / $35 / $31
*before fees

Venue

Merrill Auditorium

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merrill
auditorium

A beautifully restored 1,900-seat performance venue, this majestic hall is one of the gems of Portland’s downtown Arts District and close to plenty of restaurants to grab a bite before the show.

Merrill Auditorium is owned and operated by the City of Portland.

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Merrill Auditorium
20 Myrtle Street
Portland, ME 04101

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