Elton John and Tim Rice's Musical Aida at American Theater Company
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The last date listed for Aida was Sunday July 18, 2010 / 8:00pm.
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Featured review from Rob Sierzega
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Incredible performances (singing and dancing) by everyone. Put this on your must-see list! Best wishes for a long run. Minor lighting issues last night didn't dim my enthusiasm!
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The music and the voices were spectacular. I was really really impressed. The three leads were not only talented actors - they were all so beautiful!
The cast did quite a bit with a very small space - every seat in the house was a great seat....continued
In its first Chicago production since the national tour, Bailiwick Chicago’s newly envisioned production of Elton John and Tim Rice’s _Aida _features stunning choreography by the modern dance company Deeply Rooted Dance Theater, a six-piece band, and a cast of 20 talented actors, singers, and dancers. _Aida _ tells the story of a high-ranking Egyptian soldier, engaged to the Pharaoh’s daughter and next in line for the throne, who falls in love with the Nubian slave Aida. When he discovers that she is the daughter of the King of Nubia, each is forced to choose between love for country and love for each other. With a driving pop-rock score by Elton John, the story challenges audiences to consider the question: “What would you sacrifice for eternal love?”