Skagit Opera presents Verdi’s “Aida,” Nov. 7-16 at McIntyre Hall in Mount Vernon

Skagit Opera presents “Aida,” Giuseppe Verdi’s intense love story set in ancient Egypt, at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7 and 14, and at 3 p.m. Nov. 9 and 16, at Skagit Valley College’s McIntyre Hall, 2501 E. College Way, in Mount Vernon. In the grand opera, Ethiopian princess Aida and her lover, Radames, try to defy the odds, but their fates are sealed.

Tickets are $25 to $59, with military and student discounts, at 360-416-7727 and mcintyrehall.org.