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42 Star Starred
Kofman Theatre
2200 Central Avenue Alameda, CA 94501
510-522-7101
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This Broadway favorite was nominated for five Tony Awards and won two, including Best Original Score.

Description

Based on the original opera by Guiseppe Verdi, Elton John and Tim Rice’s Aida is a classic tale of love, duty, and the choices we all face. Aida, a Nubian princess, is captured by an Egyptian captain, Radames. He soon falls in love with her and saves her from a life of hard labor and instead gives her as a handmaiden to the Egyptian princess Amneris, his future bride. Set against a backdrop of loyalty, betrayal, and forbidden love. Aida is the story of three people who are forced to make difficult choices that will alter history forever.

About the Ticket Supplier: Alameda Civic Light Opera

The Alameda Civic Light Opera is dedicated to preserving America's unique musical theater repertoire by staging professional-quality productions for Alameda and the East Bay.