Opera in the Outfield
What? Opera in the Outfield
When? Saturday, Sept.23
What Opera? Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
What Outfield? Nationals Park (sit in the outfield or in the stands)
What Cost? FREE
Best way to Nats Park--Metro
Contact: John Alishouse firstname.lastname@example.org
Aida is being performed at the Kennedy Center and is being sent live to Nats Park
A captive Ethiopian princess (Aida) is being held captive by the Egyptians as they prepare to invade Ethiopia. Aida and the Egyptian commander (Radames) falI in love. What's a princess to do? Betray her lover and tip off her countrymen or betray her country and not reveal the route the Egyptian Army is taking. It all unfolds to GLORIOUS MUSIC.
Reserved seating for groups of 10 or more; possibly meet for dinner, activities at Nats Park before the opera; watch SCWDC website and/or the SkiGram for more details.
Location & Directions: Nationals Park: Metro is the quickest and easiest way to Nationals Park. It's the way to go to the ballgame. Take the Green Line to the Navy Yard station. The Navy Yard station is just a half a block away and will accommodate 24,000 passengers an hour.
Transferring to the Green Line is easy. There are three main transfer stations to the Green Line: Gallery Place/Chinatown; L'Enfant Plaza; or Fort Totten. Free parking at Metro Stations on Saturdays, Sundays and Federal holidays.