Live music in Barcelona
Aida has become a well known and impressive opera performed around the world. Performed at the Gran Teatre del Liceu on 25 February 1877, the opera returns to this theather this year. In four acts, the story of the egyptians who are at war with the Ethopians is told. Set in Egypt in the pjaraohs days Aida has an impressive atmospere. Aida, an Ethiopian slave falls in love with an Egyptian commander, here the romantic drama begins. The opera lasts approximately 3 hours and 55 minutes and forty-five minutes before each performance, an information session about the opera is held in the Foyer. This is open to all members of the audience.
- Teatre Liceu - Website
- Las Ramblas, 51
Gran Teatre del Liceu is located in the city center of Barcelona, on the La Rambla street. It was created in 1847 and has since then been used as the primer site for many different theatre shows, operas and much more. A large part of the building was destroyed due to a fire in 1861. The Teatre del Liceu suffered yet another fire in 1994 where afterwards a big renovation took place and in 1999 the theatre was reopened again.