"OH, WHAT A SHOW! Another smash-hit for the Curve Leicester"
"Evita: The Musical" is a theatrical masterpiece that brings to life the dramatic and captivating story of María Eva Duarte de Perón, affectionately known as Evita. With lyrics by Tim Rice and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, this iconic musical first graced the stage in 1976, taking audiences on an exhilarating journey through the tumultuous life of Argentina's former First Lady. The musical unfolds against a backdrop of political intrigue, social upheaval, and the intoxicating allure of Eva Perón's meteoric rise to power. From the enchanting streets of Buenos Aires to the grandeur of the Casa Rosada, the show weaves a spellbinding narrative through its powerful songs and evocative choreography, capturing the essence of Evita's complex legacy.
This new, reimagined version of Evita directed by theatrical visionary Nikolai Foster for the Curve Leicester is a bold and brave take on a classic. There is so much to talk about with this production, so strap yourself in, as it was quite the ride!