Saturday, December 3, 2022

Sure, Evita slept her way to the top, but Ballet Hispánico reclaims her in ‘Doña Perón’ at KenCen by Alexandra Bowman

In an exclusive interview, Artistic Director Eduardo Vilaro explains what sets the new Latina-choreographed ballet apart from the musical made by non-Argentine men.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 06:28AM
Thursday, December 1, 2022

A new ballet tips ‘Evita’ Perón off her pedestal by Sarah L. Kaufman

In Ballet Hispánico’s “Doña Perón,” choreographer Annabelle Lopez Ochoa studies the enigmatic, charismatic Argentine icon.

SOURCE: Washington Post at 06:12PM
Tuesday, November 29, 2022

The Museum of Broadway Is Open. Here Are 10 Highlights. by Sarah Bahr

In Times Square, a 26,000-square-foot space details the history of theater with objects like Patti LuPone’s “Evita” wig, a Jets jacket from “West Side Story” and more.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 01:36PM
Thursday, November 24, 2022

‘Berlusconi’ London Musical Staged by ‘Fleabag’ Producer Sparks Satire on Mogul’s Mediaset TV by Nvivarelli

The announcement of a London stage musical titled “Berlusconi,” depicting the turbulent life of Silvio Berlusconi through a feminist prism and produced by British “Fleabag” producer …

SOURCE: Variety at 08:16AM
Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Fleabag producer brings Berlusconi musical to London stage by Chris Wiegand Stage Editor

‘Fierce, feminist’ show from Francesca Moody is written by former Grange Hill actors Ricky Simmonds and Simon Vaughan and tells an ‘almost true’ story A musical about Silvio Berlusco…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:42AM
Thursday, November 17, 2022

See Tim Rice's Sardi's Portrait Unveiled by Logan Culwell-Block

The Evita and Lion King lyricist is the newest face on the wall of this theatre district mainstay.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18PM
Sunday, November 13, 2022

‘I want people to walk away with a sense we can triumph together’: the making of Mandela the musical by Sarah Crompton

Two South African brothers have spent seven years developing a musical about Nelson Mandela’s younger, radical years. His family are supportive, but political musicals are high risk… We …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:18AM
Thursday, October 20, 2022

The Newest Bad Cinderella Star: Robo Girl by Logan Culwell-Block

Watch The Masked Singer tackle the musicals of Andrew Lloyd Webber with songs from Evita, Cats, The Phantom of the Opera, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:19PM

VIDEOS: Watch Clips From 'Andrew Lloyd Webber Night' on THE MASKED SINGER

The episode featured the masked celebrity contestants singing songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber musicals like Bad Cinderella, Cats, Jesus Christ Superstar, Evita, and more. The episode also fea…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:18AM
Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Watch Highlights From Bucks County Playhouse's Reimagined Evita by Andrew Gans

Gabriella Enriquez, Pablo Torres, Eric Ulloa, and more star in the Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:03PM
Sunday, October 2, 2022

Evita Too review – discos among the death squads in a gorgeously disordered show by Kate Wyver

Soho theatre, LondonA different Mrs Perón gets the mega-musical treatment in Sh!t Theatre’s hilarious, sinister comedy about the ethics of populism and the heartbreak of loss As in: Evita…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 12:33PM
Thursday, September 29, 2022

Checking In With… Evita Star Eric Ulloa by Andrew Gans

The actor and writer is currently playing Perón in Bucks County Playhouse's reimagined version of the Tony-winning Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:07AM
Monday, September 26, 2022

Regional News/Preview: “Evita” at Bucks County Playhouse (Through Sunday, October 30, 2022) by David Roberts

The rags to riches story of one of the world’s most charismatic and controversial political figures receives a new look, in an exciting, intimate production at Bucks County Playhouse, runn…

SOURCE: Theatre Reviews Limited at 01:27PM

See Gabriella Enriquez, Pablo Torres, Eric Ulloa, More in Reimagined Evita at Bucks County Playhouse by Michael Wiltbank

The dance-centric production of the Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical is set in the basement of an Argentinian tango bar.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:07AM
Friday, September 23, 2022

Gabriella Enriquez, Pablo Torres, Eric Ulloa Star in Reimagined Evita Beginning September 23 at Bucks County Playhouse by Andrew Gans

The dance-centric production of the Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical is set in the basement of an Argentinian tango bar.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:13AM
Monday, September 19, 2022

Antonio Banderas & Stephen Schwartz Are Collaborating on New Musical About Pablo Picasso by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony nominee Antonio Banderas and composer Stephen Schwartz are teaming up to create a new musical based on the life of Spanish artist Pablo Picasso, according to ABC Cultura. Banderas is se…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:49AM
Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Gabriella Enriquez, Pablo Torres, Eric Ulloa, More Cast in Reimagined Evita at Bucks County Playhouse by Andrew Gans

The dance-centric production of the Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical is set in the basement of an Argentinian tango bar.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:43AM

Bucks County Playhouse Sets Evita in an Argentinian Tango Bar

Director Will Pomerantz remounts his 2018 Bay Street Theater production.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:24AM
Friday, September 2, 2022

Checking In With… Frozen Tour Star Caroline Bowman by Andrew Gans

The Wicked and Evita star plays Elsa in the North American tour of the Disney musical, now playing Cleveland's Playhouse Square.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:07AM
Friday, August 26, 2022

Your Broadway Fall Preview! 2022 Edition - A guide to 17 upcoming musicals and plays by Raven Snook

A guide to 17 upcoming musicals and plays --- Broadway marks its one-year anniversary of reopening with an exciting and diverse slate of fall productions. There are starry play revivals (Sam…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, August 19, 2022

Test Your History Knowledge on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by Caitlin Moynihan

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige is giving listeners a history quiz by pl…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:12AM
Saturday, August 13, 2022

Ragtime ***** by Barry Gordin

By: Patrick Christiano A sensational staging of Ragtime the Musical, directed by Will Pomerantz, opened at Bay Street in Sag Harbor. The 1998 Tony award winner, the finale of Bay Street Th…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 06:56PM
Friday, August 12, 2022

Watch Olivia Newton-John Dazzle With Evita's 'Don't Cry for Me Argentina' and Other Theatre Songs by Andrew Gans

Remembering the beloved artist who memorably played Sandy in the 1978 blockbuster film version of Grease.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:07PM
Wednesday, August 10, 2022

'Joseph' is back at the Muny for another Technicolor ride by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Before the musicals that made them famous — “Jesus Christ Superstar” (which premiered on Broadway in 1971) and “Evita” (1979) — composer Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyricist Tim Rice…

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 11:03PM
Monday, August 8, 2022

Iliana Garcia Talks On Your Feet by Lauren Van Hemert

About the Guest Iliana Garcia is of Cuban descent, born and raised in Tampa, FL. Garcia moved to Atlanta, GA and began singing lessons when she was five years old. She studied Musical Theatr…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 04:17PM
Thursday, July 28, 2022

ARGENTINES YEARN FOR EVITA, 70 YEARS AFTER HER DEATH by Robert Shuman

(Daniel Politi’s article appeared on the AP, 7/27; via the Drudge Report.) BUENOS AIRES (AP) — María Eva Noble says she is carrying out the legacy of her namesake as she labors in a sou…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 03:55PM
Monday, July 25, 2022

SANTA EVITA Limited Series Begins Streaming on Hulu, July 26

A new limited series from Hulu will explore the postmortem saga of political icon, Eva Peron. 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:34PM
Monday, July 18, 2022

Four Decades On, Evita Still Resounds With Relevance by Bill Hirschman

So when the political player at the center of a 1978 musical is a conscienceless, ambitious, charismatic and manipulative “populist” with a media background, 2022 audiences should be for…

SOURCE: Florida Theater On Stage at 10:48PM
Monday, June 27, 2022

Antonio Banderas & Andrew Lloyd Webber Form New Company to Produce Spanish-Language Theater by Caitlin Moynihan

Antonio Banderas and  Andrew Lloyd Webber have teamed up to create Amigos Para Siempre, a new production company focusing on creating Spanish-language theater, musicals and live entertain…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:24PM
Saturday, June 25, 2022

The Soap Myth with Bob Gunton,John Rubenstein by Sandi Durell

Bob Gunton, a two-time Tony nominee, Drama Desk and Obie winner (Sweeney Todd, Evita, How I Got That Story) returns to the New York area stage after a thirty-year hiatus to star in the accla…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 10:35AM
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

VIDEO: Gloria Estefan Reveals Why She Turned Down the EVITA Film on WWHL

Gloria Estefan appeared on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen to discuss her new film, Father of the Bride. During the episode, Estefan revealed that she had turned down the role of Evi…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:42PM

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