By Andrew Gans
03 Aug 2012
Nolan stars opposite Zakiya Young in the title role with Chelsea Packard (Amneris), Justin Keyes (Mereb), John Antony (Zoser), Kip Niven (Pharaoh), Allysa Shorte (Nehebka) and Stacey Robinson (Amonasro).
The ensemble features Meredith Akins, Kelly Buck, Bianca Burgess, Stephanie Cain, Amanda Galang, Alison Jantzie, Jolina Javier, Eric Sean Fogel (dance captain), Julius Chase, Richard Riaz Yoder, Leeds Hill, Antuan Raimone, Kevin Santos, and Maurice Sims. The Teen Ensemble members are Madison Calhoun, Joy Donnelly, Emmy Hadley, Madelaine Heigele, Jacob Bogart, Grayson Yockey and Dashawn Young.
The award-winning musical, according to press notes, "tells an epic story of forbidden love between an enslaved Nubian princess, Aida, and an Egyptian soldier, Radames."
For ticket information visit www.kcstarlight.com or call (816) 363-STAR (7827).