Broadcasts from The Metropolitan Opera continue on Classical 90.5 this Saturday, December 15th, at 11:00 a.m. with a performance of Aida by Giuseppe Verdi, set to an Italian libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni. The performance will run approximately 3 hours and 36 minutes.

The Met’s production of Verdi’s ancient Egyptian drama stars Liudmyla Monastyrska in the title role of the enslaved Ethiopian princess caught in a love triangle with the heroic Radamès, played by Roberto Alagna, and the proud Egyptian princess Amneris, sung by Olga Borodina. Fabio Luisi conducts.