Evita London Reviews and Tickets

(6 Ratings)
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Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing, Must see

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Jamie Lloyd directs an electrifying revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's hit musical.

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52 Reviews | 1 Follower
Great acting, Must see, Intelligent, Great staging, Great singing

See it if You want to see a musical of all times. Great music, lyrics and singing

Don't see it if You don't care about a musical about argentine history

68 Reviews | 8 Followers
Enchanting, Sweeping, Epic, Beautifully played, Absorbing

See it if ...you want to hear this classic score played by a giant orchestra and sung to its full potential, at least by post of the principals.

Don't see it if ...you need a captivating Eva, because Auli’i Cravalho definitely was not that (and was dreadfully miscast). Eva has to be sizzling. Read more

15 Reviews | 1 Follower
Must see, Great staging, Epic, Great singing, Great acting

See it if The music is epic. I couldn’t get the songs out of my head for weeks. I enjoyed this production of a classic but the interpretation

Don't see it if You want to see something that sticks to the original staging and casting. This has been brought into the 21st century

3 Reviews | 0 Followers
Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful, Absorbing

See it if You love to listen to a live orchestra and live excellent singing

Don't see it if See it

1 Review | 0 Followers
Great singing, Riveting, Intense, Entertaining

See it if Full onstage orchestra and choir. Wonderful storytelling.

Don't see it if I thought everything was brilliant. However, OH became lost as didn’t really know the story.

2 Reviews | 0 Followers
Incredible orchestra, Extremely talented cast, Beautiful, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if You want to see a production that stays true to the original musical and has an extremely talented cast, creative time and orchestra.

Don't see it if A mostly white ensemble feels distasteful when there are so many talented Hispanic/Latino/ethnic minority actors who deserve representation. Read more

Critic Reviews (9)

The London Evening Standard
August 9th, 2019
For a previous production

Smashing. That’s the word for this pared-down, muscular, expressive and explosive revival...In a slip dress and trainers, street chick Evita is beating heart of tango-tastic show.'
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The Guardian (UK)
August 9th, 2019
For a previous production

Argentina's queen of hearts as a high-school mean girl...Andrew Lloyd Webber’s epic gets a rock-concert revival that features pom-poms and twerking but lacks central chemistry.'
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The Telegraph (UK)
August 11th, 2019
For a previous production

A revelatory staging... Everything is playful, responsive to the gear-shifting nature of the score, which can go from rock to tango in 10 seconds, yet every skittish touch has the weight of an idea.'
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The Times (UK)
August 10th, 2019
For a previous production

The music is immaculately played...In the end, if we never really get to know Evita, that is more the fault of a work that is more interested in creating arresting tableaux than three-dimensional drama.'
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August 9th, 2019
For a previous production

...radical staging at the Open Air Theatre strips away all the glamour and passion that characterised Hal Prince's original version...Over and over again, this is a production that surprises.'
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The Arts Desk
August 9th, 2019
For a previous production

A diva dictator for 2019...The ensemble is an expressive force throughout...Both literal and figurative fireworks in Jamie Lloyd's innovative musical revival.'
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The Stage (UK)
August 9th, 2019
For a previous production

...the honey-voiced Samantha Pauly is an Evita for the social media age: very modern, thoroughly calculating and scarily precocious...Pauly gives a performance of considerable bravery...'
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Time Out London
October 24th, 2019
For a previous production

Forget everything you know about ‘Evita’: this one properly rocks...Jamie Lloyd’s production wipes the gloss off Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s musical, creating a pumping, sped-up ‘Evita’ edged with dirt, rust and grime.'
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