Evita
Evita

From a life of poverty to the First Lady of Argentina, Eva Peron was hailed as the spiritual leader of the nation. Seen as the champion of the poor, her ambition, glamour and power made her the world’s first major political celebrity, winning the adoration of the people.

With a chart-topping score featuring lyrics by Tim Rice and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Don’t Cry For Me ArgentinaOh What A CircusYou Must Love Me, and Another Suitcase in Another Hall - and having “redefined Jesus Christ Superstar for a whole new generation of theatregoers” (WhatsOnStage) - Regent's Park Open Air Theatre presents Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's iconic musical, Evita.

Tickets are non-refundable in the event of cancellation because of the weather but may be exchanged in accordance with the Weather Policy.

As a sung-through musical with a playing time of approximately 2hr 25mins, Evita is likely to be most suitable for secondary school age and over. Further information and synopsis can be found by searching online for ‘Evita’.

It remains the responsibility of the parent/guardian in advance of purchase to make their own judgement as to the suitability of the show for their own child.

Latecomers for this production will not be admitted until the interval. Please plan to arrive early, especially if this is your first visit to the Open Air Theatre. 

Should you need to leave the auditorium during Act 1, you will be able to re-take your seats at the interval. Should you need to leave the auditorium during Act 2, you will be able to watch the remainder of the performance from a television monitor in the bar area.
 

Evita running time: 
2 hours 25 minutes
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As a sung-through musical with a playing time of approximately 2hr 25mins, Evita is likely to be most suitable for secondary school age and over. Further information and synopsis can be found by searching online for ‘Evita’.It remains the responsibility of the parent/guardian in advance of purchase to make their own judgement as to the suitability of the show for their own child.
By:
Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber
Director:
Jamie Lloyd
Songs by:
Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lighting:
Jon Clark
Sound:
Nick Lidster for Autograph
Design:
Soutra Gilmour
Choreography:
Fabian Aloise
Cast list:
Samantha Pauly, Ektor Rivera, Trent Saunders, Frances Mayli McCann, Adam Pearce, Alexander Barria, Felipe Bejarano, Alex Cardall, Russell Dickson, Lauren Drew, Hannah Fairclough, Chris Fung, Chlöe Hart, Travis Kerry, Jessica Lee, Dale Mathurin, Peter Nash, Sarah Naudi, Mireia Mambo, Marsha Songcome, Bree Smith, Monica Swayne, Oliver Tester, Amy Thornton, Jon Tsouras and Rodney Vubya.

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

Address:
Regent's Park, London, NW1 4NU
Nearest tube:
Baker Street
Seating Plan:

Evita Customer reviews

Our Evita Review

It’s Evita, Jim, but not as we know it… Shortly into Act I of this new staging of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s beloved 1978 musical at the Open Air Theatre, that strangely feels as stripped back as it does overstuffed, Agustin Magaldi serenades us with “On This Night of a Thousand Stars.” I looked up towards the stars myself and couldn’t help but wonder what the great Harold Prince, the... Read more

Latest Evita News & Features

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First look photos of Jamie Lloyd's Evita at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
Tuesday, 06 August, 2019

Production images have been released giving a sneak peek at Jamie Lloyd’s new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical Evita, which opens at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre on Thursday. Lloyd’s production stars Samantha Pauly as Eva Peron, alongside Ektor Rivera as Juan Peron and Trent Saunders as Tre. Click here to read more casting. Evita rounds-off this year’s season at the Open Air Theatre, which included productions of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Hansel and Gretel, and Thornton Wilder’s Our Town.

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Casting announced for Jamie Lloyd’s Evita at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
Friday, 12 April, 2019

Initial casting has been announced for Jamie Lloyd’s upcoming production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Evita at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre. Samantha Pauly will take on the lead role of Eva Peron in the musical, which is set to open on 2nd August. Pauly has previously played the role in two different American productions, and has also played the role of Mistress in a third. Her other stage roles include understudy Valkyrie in the US national tour of Bat Out of Hell, and she’s set to appear in the Chicago production of British musical Six, opening next month.

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