The sell-out production of Evita transfers from the Open Air Theatre in Regent's park to the Barbican for 8 weeks from 27 June 2020.
From a life of poverty to spiritual leader of the nation, Eva Perón was loved, hated, derided and venerated. Dividing the Argentinian people with her patriotic speeches, her ambition, glamour and magnetism established ‘Evita’ as the world’s first major political celebrity.
★★★★“Thrilling…sexy, full-bloodied and furious” Metro
★★★★“Revelatory…Fabian Aloise's choreography gives us knife-sharp tangos and punchy athleticism. Stunning” Daily Telegraph
★★★★“A turbocharged, transformative revival” Daily Mail
★★★★“Muscular, expressive and explosive” Evening Standard
★★★★"A psychologically intense reworking from high-flying director Jamie Lloyd" Time Out
Featuring a chart-topping score including Don’t Cry For Me Argentina, Oh What A Circus, Another Suitcase in Another Hall, and the Oscar-winning You Must Love Me, Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's iconic musical is reinvented by director Jamie Lloyd. His transformative production was seen by over 75,000 people at the Open Air Theatre in 2019, becoming our highest-grossing production ever.