You undoubtedly know “Don’t Cry for Me Argentina.” Now, see the musical it comes from, Evita, when Drury Lane Theatre brings the incredible true story of Eva Perón, the controversial first lady of Argentina, to the stage.
Start Date: Friday, April 10, 2020
End Date: Sunday, April 19, 2020
Time: varies by date
Location: Drury Lane Theatre – 100 Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
Cost: $20 – $55 (Ticketing processing fees apply.)
Additional dates and times may be available. Times and prices vary by date. Please view ticketing page for details.
Based on true events, Evita tells the story of Eva Perón’s rags-to-riches life as she goes from poor provincial child to First Lady of Argentina. A champion of the working-class descamisados, she uses popularity and politics to serve her people – and herself. Featuring some of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s most iconic songs, including “Don’t Cry for Me, Argentina,” this musical masterpiece won seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Original Score. The 1996 film adaptation was nominated for five Academy Awards, winning for Best Original Song.
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