Sweet Home Argentina, Evita Part 1: The Lighting

Sweet Home Argentina, Evita Part 1: The Lighting

Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice hit a South American gold mine with Evita, the story of Eva Duarte de Perón’s rise to power in post-World War II Argentina. Winner of both the Olivier and Tony Award for Best Musical in the late ‘70s, with Elaine Page as Evita in London and Patti LuPone on Broadway, Evita was again immortalized by Madonna on film in 1996. Elena Roger stars in the new Broadway revival, in a redesigned version of the 2006 London production, both directed by Michael Grandage.

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