2008/2009 mainland China tour of the Big League Productions of Elton John & Tim Rice’s AIDA with a book by Linda Woolverton, Robert Falls and David Henry Hwang including routing, presenter negotiation, marketing, company management of 78 touring people and physical production logistics.
AIDA China tour cities included: Tianjin (rehearsal); Shanghai Majestic Theatre; Wuhan Theatre; Ningbo Grand Theatre; Hangzhou Grand Theatre; Xi’an Grand Theatre; Huhhot; Beijing and Tianjin.
AIDA was originally directed by Robert Falls and produced by Disney Theatrical Productions. Big League Theatricals, Inc. acquired the rights to create this touring production which was produced by Daniel Sher and presented in China by Nederlander Worldwide Entertainment LLC in association with Beijing Time New Century Entertainment Co. Ltd. dba in China as Beijing Nederlander New Century International Theater Management Co. Ltd. Executive Produced by Toby Simkin.
Directed by Daniel Stewart; Choreography by Sarita Allen; Set Design by Neil Patel, Costume Design by Emilio Sosa, Lighting Design by Charlie Morrison; Sound Design by Lucas J. Corrubia & Chris Walters; Musical Direction by Dan Bailey; Associate Director and Additional Staging by TJ Young and Associate Lighting by Jeremy L. Rolla.