EVITA Tour Coming to West End's Dominion Theatre This Fall
The Daily Mail reports that the UK tour of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's EVITA, starring Marti Pellow and Madalena Alberto, will stop by the Dominion Theatre in the West End, beginning September 16 with an opening slated for September 22, 2014.
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Pellow plays 'Che', a character who reflects the voice of the Argentine people; linked to Eva by destiny he brings conflict to the story of Eva's rise to fame. This production introduces Madalena Alberto as 'Eva', and Mark Heenehan reprises his role as 'Juan Peron'.
Telling the story of Eva Peron, wife of former Argentine dictator Juan Peron, Evita follows Eva's journey from humble beginnings through to extraordinary wealth, power and iconic status which ultimately led her to be heralded as the "spiritual leader of the nation" by the Argentine people.
With more than 20 major awards to its credit, Evita features some of the most iconic songs in musical theatre, including Don't Cry For Me Argentina, On This Night Of A Thousand Stars, You Must Love Me, and Another Suitcase In Another Hall.
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