Zeffirelli opens La Scala season with ‘Aida’

Zeffirelli.png[AP, 8 December 2006]
Franco Zeffirelli was cheered and showered with roses on the opening night of his new production of Verdi’s “Aida” at La Scala on Thursday night, making his triumphant return after a 14-year absence from the opera house where he first made his mark.