The upper school theater program at Columbus Academy will stage the rock musical "Aida" in the school's Schoedinger Theatre, 4300 Cherry Bottom Road.

The upper school theater program at Columbus Academy will stage the rock musical "Aida" in the school's Schoedinger Theatre, 4300 Cherry Bottom Road.

Evening performances will begin at 7:30 p.m. April 30 and May 1. A Sunday matinee is scheduled for 2 p.m. May 2.

The title role will be played by freshman Hanani Taylor of Reynoldsburg. Other leads include Brett Balasky, Brianna Conley, Alex Farrenkopf, Kym Littlefield, Andrew Robie and William Westwater.

Tickets are $7, and may be ordered in advance by e-mailing marykate_hermann@columbusacademy.org.