ArtsCentric Presents Elton John And Tim Rice’s AIDA

This August, ArtsCentric, the dynamic theater company that brought Baltimore the nation’s first African-American cast production of Chicago, the Musical, does it again with Elton John and Tim Rice’s Aida!

ArtsCentric will launch the Tony Award-winning musical August 3rd through 26th in the Station North Arts & Entertainment District. The production will feature an African-American cast that includes native Marylander and local favorite, Awa Sal Secka as the formidable princess, Aida. Awa was most recently seen as Glinda in Ford Theater’s production of The Wiz. Her arch nemesis, Amneris, is portrayed by Kanysha Williams, a consummate artist who returns to the DMV area after a national tour with Amazing Grace, The Musical. Their love interest Ramades is portrayed by a talented New Jersey…

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