Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida
January 3-27, 2013 | Pantages Theatre
710 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55403 | Running time: 2 hours 20 minutes, including intermission [hr_shadow]
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[one_half_last] Music by Elton John • Lyrics by Tim Rice • Book by Linda Woolverton, Robert Falls and David Henry Hwang • Music Direction by Jason Hansen • Choreography by Michael Matthew Ferrell • Directed by Peter Rothstein
A co-production of Theater Latté Da and Hennepin Theatre Trust.
Aida is a contemporary spin on Giuseppe Verdi’s grand opera about love and hate, slavery and freedom, war and peace. Featuring one of the most compelling scores of the Broadway stage by the legendary Elton John (Billy Elliot, The Lion King) and Tim Rice (Evita, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat), Aida won four Tony Awards and the Grammy for Best Musical Show Album.
Previews: January 3 & 4 Opening Night: January 5
Performance Days & Times Wednesdays - Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Fridays - Saturdays, 8:00 p.m. Sundays, 2:00 p.m.
Director's Dialogue Sunday, January 6 (post show)
Post-show Discussions Thursdays, January 10, 17 & 24 Sundays, January 13 & 20
Aida is sponsored by
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund. [/one_half_last]