Aida is a musical drama in two acts based on Giuseppe Verdi's
Italian opera by the same name, which is based on a
story by Auguste Mariette. The musical was produced by Hyperion
Theatricals, a unit within Disney Theatrical, with music by Elton John,
lyrics by Tim Rice, and book by Linda Woolverton, Robert Falls, and David
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Aida was nominated for five Tony Awards at the 2000 ceremony. Elton John, Tim Rice, and the Aida 2000 Original Cast Recording were also honored at the 43rd Annual Grammy Awards with the award for Best Musical Show Album.