The 40th anniversary tour of the original Harold Prince staging began performances September 13.
Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s Evita arrived at the Sydney Opera House September 13 starring Tina Arena in the title role. Performances continue through November 2.
Arena stars as Eva Peron in a cast that also features Tony Award winner Paulo Szot (South Pacific) as Juan Peron, West End actor Kurt Kansley (Miss Saigon) as Che, Michael Falzon as Magaldi, Alexis van Maanan as Peron's mistress, and Jemma Rix as the Eva alternate.
Prince has reunited with Evita’soriginal Tony-nominated choreographer Larry Fuller on the production, which replicates the original Tony-nominated scenic and costume designs by Timothy O’Brien and Tazeena Firth.