The show of Aïda initially planned for the 7th of June 2020 at the Rockhal has finally been cancelled. There will be no replacement date. Ticket holders will be refunded at their respective points of sale. Tickets purchased online at rockhal.lu will automatically be refunded. We thank you for your understanding and hope to see you soon at the Rockhal.
Statement from Classicall Productions: "To our great regret, the opera Aïda, initially scheduled for June 2020, could not be performed within a reasonable time frame, so the production decided to cancel this great show."
Aïda, the monumental opera - the 150th anniversaryWhen Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901) writes Aïda in 1870, he is then one of the most popular composers. For the opening of the new Italian Theatre of Cairo, the viceroy of Egypt Ismaïl Pacha asks the Italian composer to honour the Suez Canal, inaugurated on November 17th 1869 by the creation of a monumental opera. 150 years later, Aïda has become one of the most performed operas in the world.In order to celebrate this anniversary with dignity, some 120 musicians in adapted decors will pay a worthy tribute to this exceptional creation.This prestigious chorus of the Opera of Ukraine "the grand symphonic" a magnificent orchestra of 40 musicians and sublime soloists will participate in this spectacular adventure that will be presented n Europe in the month in the course of the month of June 2020.The scale of the production does not allow it to be presented in a classical theatre. Not less than 18 meter of stage height is required for this monumental scenography as well for the classical decors as for the spectacular digital projections.This exceptional theatrical event will therefore be presented on Sunday June 7th 2020 at 17:00 in the Rockhal of Luxembourg.