IBDB: Internet Broadway Database Policies About the Internet Broadway Database Help FAQ/Contact the Internet Broadway Database
  Home Shows People Theatres Characters Awards Songs grosses  
The Broadway League

Official Broadway League sites:

Quick Search For:   In This Category:  
Broadway Theatre , (9/25/1979 - 6/26/1983)
First Preview:Sep 10, 1979 Total Previews:17
Opening Date:Sep 25, 1979   
Closing Date:Jun 26, 1983 Total Performances:1567

Category: Musical, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: Junin and Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1934-1952.

Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)
Produced by Robert Stigwood; Produced in association with David Land
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lyrics by Tim Rice; Musical Director: Rene Wiegert; Music orchestrated by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Hershy Kay; Book by Tim Rice
Directed by Harold Prince; Choreographed by Larry Fuller
Scenic Design by Timothy O'Brien and Tazeena Firth; Costume Design by Timothy O'Brien and Tazeena Firth; Projection Design by Timothy O'Brien and Tazeena Firth; Lighting Design by David Hersey; Sound Design by Abe Jacob; Make-Up Design by Richard Allen; Hair Design by Richard Allen
Executive Producer: R. Tyler Gatchell, Jr. and Peter Neufeld; General Manager: Howard Haines; Company Manager: John Caruso
Production Stage Manager: George Martin; Stage Manager: John Grigas
Music Contractor: Paul Gemignani; Music Preparation: Chelsea Music Services, Inc., Mathilde Pincus and Al Miller
General Press Representative: Mary Bryant; Casting: Joanna Merlin; Dance Captain: Carlos Gorbea; Photographer: Martha Swope; Advertising: Serino, Coyne & Nappi; Press Representative: Patt Dale
Bob Gunton Perón
Patti LuPone Eva Perón
Mandy Patinkin Che
Terri Klausner
Wednesday and Saturday matinees
Eva Perón Alternate
Jane Ohringer Perón's Mistress
Mark Syers Magaldi
Seda Azarian Person of Argentina
Dennis Birchall Person of Argentina
Peppi Borza Person of Argentina
Tom Carder Person of Argentina
Robin Cleaver Person of Argentina
Anny De Gange Person of Argentina
Mark East Person of Argentina
Megan Forste Child
Bridget Francis Child
Nicole Francis Child
Teri Gill Person of Argentina
Carlos Gorbea Person of Argentina
Pat Gorman Person of Argentina
Rex David Hays Person of Argentina
Terri Klausner Person of Argentina
Michael Lichtefeld Person of Argentina
Carol Lugenbeal Person of Argentina
Paula Lynn Person of Argentina
Morgan MacKay Person of Argentina
Peter Marinos Person of Argentina
Sal Mistretta Person of Argentina
Jack Neubeck Person of Argentina
Marcia O'Brien Person of Argentina
Nancy Opel Person of Argentina
Michael Pastryk Child
Davia Sacks Person of Argentina
James Sbano Person of Argentina
David Staller Person of Argentina
Michelle Stubbs Person of Argentina
Robert Tanna Person of Argentina
Clarence Teeters Person of Argentina
Susan Terry Person of Argentina
Phillip Tracy Person of Argentina
David Vosburgh Person of Argentina
Mark Waldrop Person of Argentina
Sandra Wheeler Person of Argentina
Brad Witsger Person of Argentina
John Leslie Wolfe Person of Argentina
Nancy Wood Person of Argentina
Christopher Wooten Child
John Yost Person of Argentina
Understudies: Tom Carder (Che), Rex David Hays (Perón), Sal Mistretta (Magaldi), Nancy Opel (Eva Perón) and Nancy Wood (Perón's Mistress)
Tony Award®
winner 1980 Best Musical [winner]
Produced by Robert Stigwood
winner 1980 Best Book of a Musical [winner]
Book by Tim Rice
winner 1980 Best Original Score [winner]
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lyrics by Tim Rice
winner 1980 Best Actress in a Musical [winner]
Patti LuPone
winner 1980 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [winner]
Mandy Patinkin
 1980 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Bob Gunton
 1980 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
Timothy O'Brien
 1980 Best Scenic Design [nominee]
Tazeena Firth
 1980 Best Costume Design [nominee]
Timothy O'Brien
 1980 Best Costume Design [nominee]
Tazeena Firth
winner 1980 Best Lighting Design [winner]
David Hersey
 1980 Best Choreography [nominee]
Larry Fuller
winner 1980 Best Direction of a Musical [winner]
Harold Prince
Drama Desk Award
winner 1980 Outstanding Musical [winner]
Produced by Robert Stigwood
 1980 Outstanding Actor in a Musical [nominee]
Mandy Patinkin
winner 1980 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [winner]
Patti LuPone
winner 1980 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [winner]
Bob Gunton
 1980 Outstanding Choreography [nominee]
Larry Fuller
winner 1980 Outstanding Director of a Musical [winner]
Directed by Harold Prince
winner 1980 Outstanding Lyrics [winner]
Lyrics by Tim Rice
winner 1980 Outstanding Music [winner]
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
 1980 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee]
Timothy O'Brien
 1980 Outstanding Costume Design [nominee]
Tazeena Firth
 1980 Outstanding Lighting Design [nominee]
David Hersey
music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; lyrics by Tim Rice
ACT 1Sung By
A Cinema in Buenos Aires; July 26, 1952 Company
Requiem for Evita Company
Oh What a Circus Che and Company
On This Night of a Thousand Stars Magaldi
Eva Beware of the City Magaldi, Eva Perón and Family
Buenos Aires Eva Perón and Dancers
Goodnight and Thank You Che, Eva Perón and Lovers
The Art of the Possible Perón, Eva Perón and Colonels
Charity Concert Company
I'd Be Surprisingly Good for You Eva Perón and Perón
Another Suitcase in Another Hall Perón's Mistress
Peron's Latest Flame Che, Eva Perón and Company
A New Argentina Eva Perón, Perón, Che and Company
ACT 2Sung By
On the Balcony of the Casa Rosada Perón, Che and Company
Don't Cry for Me Argentina Eva Perón
High Flying Adored Che and Eva Perón
Rainbow High Eva Perón and Dressers
Rainbow Tour Che, Eva Perón, Perón and Peronists
The Actress Hasn't Learned (the Lines You'd Like to Hear) Eva Perón, Che and Company
And the Money Kept Rolling In (and Out) Che and Company
Santa Evita Children and Workers
Waltz for Eva and Che Eva Perón and Che
She is a Diamond Perón and Officers
Dice Are Rolling Perón and Eva Perón
Eva's Final Broadcast Eva Perón and Che
Montage Company
Lament Eva Perón and Che