Evita theatre review by Katey Thompson.
Evita theatre review
Evita is the well-known story of a women who rose from poverty, to be an actress and then to being the most prominent and powerful woman in Argentina, as the First Lady.
The story of Evita was turned into a hit musical by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber in 1978.
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The show opened with the death of Eva Peron being announced in cinema in 1952 Buenos Aires, followed by the funeral of Evita, somber, grand and formal event, as Che ( Glenn Carter) narrates the story as a bystander who comments on the stellar rise of Eva Duartes to Evita (Lucy O’Byrne) wife of Argentine President Juan Peron (Mike Sterling