Broadway's Robert Evan and Kate Shindle Reprise Jekyll & Hyde in Concert, Sept. 8-12

By Ernio Hernandez
21 Aug 2004

Robert Evan in Jekyll & Hyde
Robert Evan in Jekyll & Hyde

Robert Evan, who currently can be seen as the dentist in Little Shop of Horrors on Broadway, will return to his dual title role in a concert version of Jekyll & Hyde opposite Kate Shindle and Victoria Matlock.

The concert is slated to play Sept. 8-12 at the Mohegan Sun Casino's Cabaret Theatre in Uncasville, Connecticut.

The new staging debuted at New Jersey's Lenape Regional Performing Arts Center featuring Evan, Shindle and Lauren Kennedy singing material from throughout the entire development of the Broadway musical. Frank Wildhorn (Dracula) and Leslie Bricusse revisited their work with director Gregory Boyd.

Among the Jekyll & Hyde in Concert songlist included "Overture," "Board of Governors," "I Need to Know," "Possessed," "Take Me As I Am," "Bring on the Men," "Lucy Meets Hyde," "How Can I Continue On," "This Is the Moment," "The Transformation," "The Girls of the Night," "Alive," "His Work and Nothing More," Streaks of Madness," "Sympathy Tenderness," "Someone Like You," "Entr'Acte," "Once Upon a Dream," "Reflections," "The World Has Gone Insane," "No One Knows Who I Am," "It's a Dangerous Game," "In His Eyes," "No One Must Ever Know," "A New Life," "Confrontation" and "Once Upon a Dream."



Evan has appeared on Broadway in Dance of the Vampires, Jekyll & Hyde and Les Misérables. Other credits include Off-Broadway's Johnny Guitar and The Prince and the Pauper. Former Miss America Shindle played on Broadway in Jekyll & Hyde and Cabaret.

For tickets to Jekyll & Hyde, The Concert at the Mohegan Sun Casino Cabaret Theatre, 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd. in Uncasville, CT, call (800) 477-6849. For more information, visit www.mohegansun.com.