This contemporary Tony Award winning musical focuses on ambitious actress and political leader, Eva Peron, who becomes the powerful and controversial first lady of Argentina. The story follows Evita's early life, rise to power, charity work, and eventual death. With a thrilling score by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Evita features such hits as "Buenos Aires" and "Don’t Cry for Me, Argentina."
Directed by Connor Deane
Choreographed by Eric Santagata
Music Direction by J. Scott Handley
Alaina Mills (Eva Peron) is thrilled to be debuting at Westport Country Playhouse! A native of Louisville, Kentucky, her credits include: Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (1st Nat’l); Peg O’My Heart (York Theatre); Anything Goes (NSMT); On The Town (MGR Playhouse); Elf (TUTS); Hairspray (Florida Studio Theatre); Weston Playhouse; Weathervane Rep; Actor’s Theatre of Louisville. BFA-Musical Theatre from CCM. So much love to this team, DGRW, Abbey & Jo, and especially Momma and Dad.
Kyle Barisich (Juan Peron)
Yurel Echezarreta (Che)
Julian Alvarez (Magaldi)
and featuring students of Broadway Method Academy