Tim Rice's Aida Tickets
Aida is a superb play that has remained close to the hearts of theatergoers for the past thirteen years. It is the perfect blend of good acting, melodious music and fine choreography and this is what simply makes this play stand out among its counterparts. The popularity of this show can be judged from the fact that till date it has won a Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album, one Drama Desk Award and four Tony Awards. Fans! you should not miss Aida so get your Tim Rice’s Aida Tickets only from us now and enjoy!
This immaculate musical’s main idea has been taken from the famous four act opera created by acclaimed Italian romantic era composer Giuseppe Verdi, and is based on the book written by famous play writers Robert Falls and Linda Woolverton. The music is composed by legendary singer and musician Sir Elton John. The lyrics have been written by Grammy and Golden Globe Award winning lyricist and author Sir Tim Rice who has also written songs for musicals like The Lion King, King David and Aladdin. Aida has got amazing response from the public since its debut and the proof of this is that it has been staged in cities across the globe in Amsterdam, Mexico, Essen (Germany), Osaka (Japan), Munich, Switzerland, Croatia, Argentina, Philippines, South Korea and Hungary. Aida has been translated into many other languages such as Korean, Dutch, Hebrew, Swedish, Spanish and German.
Aida’s debut was in 1998 at the Alliance Theater in Atlanta, Georgia and then a revised production opened its door for theater audience in 1999 in Chicago at the Cadillac Palace. The play’s Broadway debut came in 2000 at the very famous Palace Theater located in midtown- Manhattan and at this venue Aida ran for an amazing 1852 performances and finally closed in 2004. Since then Aida has been regularly staged at different venues all over the US and also around the globe, many regional theatrical productions have also staged this superb play namely Music Theater of Wichita located in Kansas, Gateway Play House in New York and North Shore Music Theater in Massachusetts.
The story of this two Act play mainly focuses on the struggle of a princess named Aida who belongs to Nubia and is taken into slavery by the Egyptians and her attempt to escape with the help of Nubian slaves which ultimately ends in Aida being sentenced to death for Treason by the Pharaoh. Some of the main characters in the musical are Aida (Princess of Nubia), Radames (a captain in the Egyptian army who falls in love with Aida), Amneris (she is the Pharaoh’s daughter), Pharaoh (father of Amneris and ruler of Egypt) and Amonasro (he is the king of Nubia and father of Aida). Some famous musical numbers in the play are “Every Story Is a Lover Story”, “Fortune Favors the Brave”, “Dance of the Rob”, “The God Loves Nubia”, “A Step Too Far”, “Written in the Stars” and “Enchantment passing Through”.
The single from Aida “Written in the Stars” was an instant hit as it was loved by music fans across the globe, this single was at#2 on US Billboard Adult Contemporary, #29 on US billboard Hot 100, #10 on UK Singles Chart and #1 on Canadian Adult Contemporary charts. Elton John released a recording of Aida in 2000 called Elton John and Tim Rice’s Aida: Original Broadway Cast Recording which was certified Gold and sold over 500,000 copies. A movie based on the musical is also in the plan and Disney productions’ is working to make a major motion picture of this classical musical.
Aida is a musical that is truly spellbinding from the start till end, and it keeps the audience glued to their seats. All you lovers of musicals out there, if you haven’t seen Aida then you certainly have missed it all so get your Tim Rice’s Aida Tickets only from us and we assure you that your experience with us will be nothing less than perfect so have a great evening!
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