AIDA – Opera by Giuseppe Verdi at Dubai Opera

AIDA - Opera by Giuseppe Verdi
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Event Details

Experience the grandeur and passion of Giuseppe Verdi’s timeless masterpiece, “Aida,” at the prestigious Dubai Opera. This iconic opera, known for its powerful music and dramatic storyline, brings to life an epic tale of love, betrayal, and sacrifice set against the backdrop of ancient Egypt. “Aida” premiered in 1871 and quickly became one of Verdi’s most celebrated works. The opera tells the story of Aida, an Ethiopian princess captured and enslaved by the Egyptians. Amidst the turmoil of war, she falls in love with Radamès, a young Egyptian military commander. Their forbidden love faces immense challenges as they navigate loyalty to their countries and personal desires.

Event Summary

Event NameAIDA
DateSeptember 13 – September 15, 2024
DayFriday – Sunday
VenueDubai Opera
LocationDubai, UAE

Ticket Price

Ticket Price for AIDA performances at Dubai Opera Starts 342.00 AED, Purchase Tickets on the official Website. Grab your tickets now.

DateTicket TypePrice (AED)
Sep 13, 2024Silver387.00
Sep 14, 2024Silver342.00
Sep 15, 2024Silver342.00

Ticket Portal

How to Book Tickets

Here is the step by step guide to book tickets online for the event,

  1. Visit Platinumlist Website

    Go to the official Platinumlist website at

  2. Search for the Concert

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  3. Select the Event

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  4. Choose Ticket Type and Quantity

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  5. Login or Create an Account

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  6. Provide Information

    Enter the required information, including your name, contact details, and any other details requested during the booking process.

  7. Payment

    Select your preferred payment method and enter the necessary payment details to complete the transaction.

  8. Confirmation

    Once the payment is successful, you should receive a confirmation email from Platinumlist. This email will serve as proof of your ticket purchase.

  9. Download or Print TIckets

    Follow any instructions provided in the confirmation email or on the Platinumlist website to download or print your tickets. Some events may offer mobile tickets for entry.


How to Get There

By car: If you’re coming from Sheikh Zayed Road (E11), take the exit towards Financial Center Road/D71 and follow the signs for Burj Khalifa/Downtown Dubai. Keep right and merge onto Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard. Continue straight until you reach Dubai Opera, which will be on your right.          

By public transportation: You can take the Dubai Metro Red Line and get off at the Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall Station. From there, you can either walk for about 10 minutes to Dubai Opera or take a short taxi ride to reach the venue.             

By taxi: You can also take a taxi to Dubai Opera from anywhere in Dubai. If you’re coming from downtown, the journey typically takes around 15-20 minutes, depending on traffic conditions.


1. What is AIDA about?

“Aida” is an opera by Giuseppe Verdi set in ancient Egypt. It tells the story of Aida, an Ethiopian princess captured and enslaved by the Egyptians, and her love for Radamès, an Egyptian military commander.

2. When and where is the AIDA opera taking place?

The AIDA opera performances will be held at Dubai Opera in Dubai, UAE, from September 13 to September 15, 2024.

3. What are the timings for the AIDA performances?

Each performance will start at 19:00 local time (7:00 PM).

4. How long is the AIDA opera?

The duration of the AIDA opera varies, but typically it runs for around 2 hours and 30 minutes including intermissions.

5. What are the ticket prices for AIDA at Dubai Opera?

Ticket prices vary based on seating category and date:

  • Silver: AED 342.00 – AED 387.00
  • Gold: AED 594.00 – AED 639.00
  • Platinum: AED 756.00 – AED 801.00
  • VIP: AED 864.00 – AED 909.00

6. Where can I buy tickets for AIDA at Dubai Opera?

Tickets can be purchased online through the Dubai Opera website, or through authorized ticketing partners.

7. Is there a dress code for attending the AIDA opera?

While there is no strict dress code, attendees often opt for smart-casual or formal attire to match the elegance of the opera setting.

8. Are there subtitles provided during the opera?

Yes, subtitles in English and Arabic are typically displayed above the stage to help audience members follow along with the Italian libretto.

9. Is there parking available at Dubai Opera?

Yes, Dubai Opera offers valet parking services. There are also nearby parking facilities available.

10. Are there any age restrictions for attending AIDA?

There are no specific age restrictions, but the opera is generally more suitable for older children and adults due to its length and themes.