A scene from Evita, whose visually sparse staging is a throwback that lends the work impact. Photo: Christiaan Kotze/Evita International Tour Company

Evita review: hit musical on life of Argentina’s Eva Peron as relevant as ever, and original staging adds to its drama

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s sell-out musical comes to life in a restaging of the original 1978 show. The themes of duality, politics and female empowerment still resonate 40 years later

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A scene from Evita, whose visually sparse staging is a throwback that lends the work impact. Photo: Christiaan Kotze/Evita International Tour Company
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