Giuseppe Verdi



Friday, March 20 @ 8:00 PM
Sunday, March 22 @ 2:30 PM
Monday, March 23 @ 7:30 PM



Friday, March 27 @ 8:00 PM
Sunday, March 29 @ 2:30 PM


War. Egypt versus Ethiopia in the days of the pharaohs. She is a princess and he a soldier; if only they were on the same side…

Verdi’s epic masterpiece is the spectacle of opera on the grandest scale, yet focuses on the most basic human emotion-love.

Sung in Italian with English Supertitles

The orchestra for this production is provided by the Richmond Symphony Orchestra. Featuring The Richmond Ballet.

Join Dr. Glenn Winters for his “Opera Up Close” pre-curtain talk forty-five minutes before each performance for his informative and entertaining insights on each production.

Join fellow Center for the Arts (Fairfax) opera  aficionados for a day trip to Richmond on Sunday, March 29, 2020. For more information and to purchase tickets, patrons can reach out to the box office at 866.673.7282 or

Cast & Crew

Adam Turner, conductor
Lillian Groag, director

Laquita Mitchell, Aida
Leah Heater, Amneris
Brian Cheney, Radamès
Joshua Jeremiah, Amonasro
Ashraf Sewailam, Ramfis

Virginia Opera’s 2011 Production of Aida

Photo Credit: David Polston 2011

Aida - March 2020

  • March 20 2020
    Harrison Opera House 8:00pm


  • March 22 2020
    Harrison Opera House 2:30pm


  • March 23 2020
    Harrison Opera House 7:30pm


  • March 27 2020
    Dominion Energy Center 8:00pm


  • March 29 2020
    Dominion Energy Center 2:30pm