Evita, starring Ricky Martin, Posts Closing Date

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Instead of recasting the show, following the departure of its original stars, the record-breaking and 2012 Tony Award-nominated production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical Evita —starring Grammy Award-winning international pop icon Ricky Martin (Che), Olivier Award-winning Argentinean actress Elena Roger (Eva) and Tony Award-winner Michael Cerveris (Perón)—will play its final performance on Saturday, January 26, 2013, after 26 previews and 337 regular […]

Evita Bids Farewell to Ricky Martin, Elena Roger & Michael Cerveris on Jan 26

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Send to Kindle Grammy Award-winning international pop icon Ricky Martin as Che, Olivier Award-winning Argentinean actress Elena Roger as Eva Perón and Tony Award-winner Michael Cerveris as Juan Perón will play their final performance in Evita on Saturday, January 26, 2013.  The Tony-nominated production of the Tim Rice’s and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical will continue its open-ended run following the original stars’ departure. […]

Broadway Revival of Evita Will Get Cast Album

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Masterworks Broadway has announced the release of the complete new Broadway cast recording of Evita. It will be the first complete English language stage recording of the show since the original 1979 Broadway cast album. The two-disk set, produced by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Nigel Wright, with Tim Rice as Executive Producer, will […]

Reviews are in for Broadway revival of Evita

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How you might feel about this show depends on where you’ve set the bar. Evita, which opened on Thursday night at the Marquis Theatre, has returned to Broadway after thirty years, and the emotions are mixed. Despite being the 1980 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, the show takes a few hits for […]