Win Aida tickets and goodies

PUBLISHED: 11:51 22 March 2007 | UPDATED: 15:03 12 May 2010

A story about a beautiful Egyptian slave girl and her love for an Egyptian hero will be staged by Ellen Kent and Opera International in Cambridge next month. The grandest of all operas, Verdi s Aida, will feature stunning sets and costumes, and a dramatic

A story about a beautiful Egyptian slave girl and her love for an Egyptian hero will be staged by Ellen Kent and Opera International in Cambridge next month.

The grandest of all operas, Verdi's Aida, will feature stunning sets and costumes, and a dramatic plot which will reflect the splendor and mystery of ancient Egypt, using ancient Egyptian tomb paintings.

The production, which was premiered at the Cairo Opera House in December 1871, received the 2004 Best Opera Award, and has since received excellent reviews throughout the UK.

The production will be staged at Cambridge Corn Exchange on April 12, at 7.30pm.

For tickets priced from £21-£31 call the box office on 01223 357851.

The Crow has three pairs of tickets and goodies to give away:

1st Prize

- A pair of tickets to see Aida on April 12

- A bottle of Russian Methode Champagne

- A set of 12 Egyptian design book marks

- A glossy souvenir programme

2nd Prize

- A pair of tickets to see Aida on April 12

- bottle of Russian Methode Champagne

- glossy souvenir programme

Runner Up

- A pair of tickets to see Aida on April 12

- A glossy souvenir programme

If you would like to be in with a chance of winning, answer the following question:

Which 2004 award did the production receive?

Send your name, address, and daytime telephone number to: Aida Competition, The Royston Crow, Heath House, Princes Mews, Royston, Herts, SG8 9RT.

The deadline for entries is March 29.


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