Elton John World News: ''Aida'' For Africa

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Ithaca Benefit is Also a Tribute to John/Rice Classic

Wednesday 4 May 2011 @ 16:47 - GMT

A new rendition of Elton and Tim Rices Aida is being staged and will raise awareness about specific educational obstacles in Africa.

Proceeds will go toward tuition for Ugandan children and toward building a sustainable pre-school in South Africa.

Performances from Broadway entertainers, Ithaca College Musical Theatre, and many more are expected.

The event is at 8 p.m. on Monday, May 9, at Cornell University's Bailey Hall in Ithaca, New York.

Tickets are $15 online and $17 at the door.

Details are at

http://aidabenefit.com.

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