It was like the opera of Aida
, in which two scenes are enacted simultaneously, one in the dungeon below, the other in the temple above.
was Natalia Margarit, every bit as smouldering and sultry as she was on Thursday as Tosca.
Long ago in the faraway land of Ethiopia there lived a royal princess named Aida
. She was gentle as moonlight, beautiful as the morning star, and more than anything else she loved her father King Amonasro and her country.
, sung by Inessa Galanta, has been captured by the Egyptians and is living as a slave to the Pharaoh's daughter Amneris.
Visitors this year will be able to marvel at no fewer than three AIDA
ships - AIDAperla, AIDAsol and AIDAvita - from September 13-15, 2019.