Amneris


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Amneris

envious of Aida. [Ital. Opera: Verdi, Aida, Westerman, 325]
See: Envy
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Amneris saw the look of love on his face, and she was consumed with jealousy.
Pacific AIDA (Verdi) The Met's unforgettable production of Verdi's ancient Egyptian drama stars Liudmyla Monastyrska in her Met debut in the title role of the enslaved Ethiopian princess caught in a love triangle with the heroic Radames, played by Roberto Alagna, and the proud Egyptian princess Amneris, sung by Olga Borodina.
As Amneris, Serbian mezzo Milijana Nikolic allowed her wild jealously to take full flight.
She falls in love with an ambitious Egyptian soldier, Radames promised to the King's daughter Amneris.
Other well-known names in the company include Sharon Whitehead who plays Amneris, while Chris Sleigh plays Mereb and Paul Bennett plays Zoser.
But my favourite roles have to be Amneris in Aida, Delilah in Samson and Delilah and Carmen.
Violeta Urmana sings the title role, while Dolora Zajick returns in one of her most acclaimed portrayals as the Egyptian princess Amneris.
She is now slave to Amneris, the daughter of the Pharaoh.
General Director Christopher Hahn comments, "This is such an honor for Pittsburgh Opera to have Stephanie Blythe returning for another 'first' in her repertoire-and just six months after her Amneris in 'Aida' last spring.
It has certainly not prevented her appearing at the theatre since - "the venue holds no bad feelings for me at all" - and she is back on stage at the Empire in another of her signature roles, Amneris, in Verdi's grand opera, Aida.
Her previous roles with Opera North have included Julie (Showboat), for which she was nominated for the Best Actress in a Musical Olivier Award in 1990, Amneris (Aida) and Margaretha (Genoveva).
Aida, sung by Inessa Galanta, has been captured by the Egyptians and is living as a slave to the Pharaoh's daughter Amneris.