Trinbagonian songstress Heather Headly in the Original Broadway Production of AIDA | Source: The New York Times

Presentation College Mixed Choir, a youth choir based in Presentation College, San Fernando, has announced Elton John and Tim Rice’s ‘AIDA’ as their Musical Theatre Production this year. They are seeking singers, dancers, actors and acrobats between 11 -18 years old, and are inviting anyone interested; students of all Secondary Schools, to their open auditions on the 24th and 31st March 2017.

Elton John and Tim Rice’s ‘AIDA’  is based on Giuseppe Verdi opera of the same name. Trinbagonian singer, Heather Headley starred as the title role in the original Broadway Production.

Presentation College Mixed Choir’s upcoming production will bring together the choir’s original founder, Mrs Cynthia Lee Mack , in the role of Producer; Musical Director – Peter Lockhart, the current choir master, who  under whose leadership the choir has won multiple awards at the Trinidad and Tobago Music Festival; Movement Director – Triston Wallace, whose has choreographed for Fatima College’s GOBAG 5, Naparima College’s ‘The Inspector’, Native Caribbean Foundation’s ‘Big Bad Musical’ and Brian Mac Farlene’s Christmas Joy; and Artistic Director – Dexter Crawford, who has directed many of the choir’s productions over the years including ‘Children Of Eden’, ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’, ‘The Wiz’, and ‘Newsies’, and whose artistic vision most recently brought to life Native Caribbean Foundation’s Big Bad Musical.

A scene from Presentation College Mixed Choir’s production of ‘The Wiz’ | photo credit: Denithy

Open Auditions for Presentation College Mixed Choir’s production of ‘AIDA’ will be held in the music room at Presentation College, San Fernando, on Fridays 24th and 31st March 2017, 3PM – 6PM on both days. Anyone between 11 -18 years old are invited to attend.

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For additional info call (868) 760-9946, email , or contact Presentation College Mixed Choir via social media: Facebook: @OfficialPresMixedChoir Twitter: @PresMixedChoir and  Instagram: @PresMixedChoir