Two Acts, Book Musical, Pop / Rock, Rated PG
Original Broadway Version
The triumphant love story between an Egyptian prince and a slave transcends warring nations and brings a country together.
Winner of four 2000 TONY Awards, Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida is an epic tale of love, loyalty and betrayal chronicling the love
triangle between Aida, a Nubian princess stolen from her country,
Amneris, an Egyptian
princess, and Radames, the soldier they both love.
enslaved Nubian princess, Aida, finds her heart entangled with Radames,
an Egyptian soldier who is betrothed to the Pharaoh's daughter,
Amneris. As their forbidden love blossoms, Aida is forced to weigh her
heart against the responsibility she faces as leader of her people. Aida and
Radames's love for one another becomes a shining example of true devotion that
transcends the vast cultural differences between their warring
nations, heralding a time of unprecedented peace and prosperity.
With an unforgettable score featuring soaring ballads and rousing choral numbers, Aida is a modern crowd pleaser that embraces multicultural casting and exuberant dancing, staging, and singing for large cast sizes.
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The orchestrations for John & Jen were done by MTI author/composer Jason Robert Brown.