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Evita Production History

Evita Show Information

Previews: September 10, 1979 (17 previews)
Opening:September 25, 1979
Closing:June 26, 1983
# Performances:1567
Theatres: Dorothy Chandler Pavillion ( Los Angeles, CA)
5/8/1979 - ?
Orpheum Theatre (New York, NY)
5/8/1979 - ?
Broadway Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
9/10/1979 - 6/26/1983
Production Type:Original Production
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Intermissions:1
Version:Original Broadway Version
Show type Operetta

Other Productions of Evita

2010   Canada Stratford Shakespeare Festival Production
Canada
1978   West End Original London Production
West End
1979   Broadway Original Broadway Production
Broadway
1980   US Tour 1st National Tour
US Tour
1980   US Tour 2nd National Tour
US Tour
1982   US Tour 3rd National Tour
US Tour
1996   Milburn, NJ (Regional) Paper Mill Production
Milburn, NJ (Regional)
1998   US Tour 20th Anniversary Tour
US Tour
2004   US Tour Touring Revival
US Tour
2006   West End London Revival
West End
2012   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
2013   US Tour Touring Revival
US Tour
2014   West End West End Revival
West End
2017   West End West End Revival
West End
2017   South African production
2019   West End Regent's Park Open Air Theatre London Revival
West End
2019   Off-Broadway New York City Center Annual Gala Presentation
Off-Broadway

Evita - 1979 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
1980 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actor in a Musical Mandy Patinkin
1980 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actress in a Musical Patti LuPone
1980 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Choreography Larry Fuller
1980 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Costume Design Timothy O'Brien
1980 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Costume Design Tazeena Firth
1980 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Director of a Musical Harold Prince
1980 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Bob Gunton
1980 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Lighting Design David Hersey
1980 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Lyrics Tim Rice
1980 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Music Andrew Lloyd Weber
1980 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Musical 0