3 reasons to see Skylight Music Theatre's musical 'Evita'
- Director Gustavo Zajac fills Skylight Music Theatre with tango, and Milwaukee actor Rána Roman brings passion and steel to the title role.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Director Gustavo Zajac brings Argentine heritage to Skylight Music Theatre's 'Evita'
Today in History for July 26th
Salma Hayek Pinault Praises “Genius” Angelina Jolie’s Directing Skills In ‘Without Blood’; Talks Empowering Women With New Eva Perón Series
Salma Hayek Pinault is singing her friend Angelina Jolie‘s praises as a writer and director following the conclusion of production on the film Without Blood. The film, an adaptation of the best-selling novel by Alessandro Baricco of the same name, is the second collaboration between Hayek Pinault and Jolie who recently co-starred in Marvel’s Eternals […]Thanks for your feedback!
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Argentines yearn for Evita, 70 years after her death
María Eva Noble says she is carrying out the legacy of her namesake as she labors in a soup kitchen in a working class neighborhood of Buenos Aires. The soup kitchen where Noble does volunteer duty in the Flores district gives daily lunches to about 200 people and is run by an organization that also carries the name of the late leader. Seven decades after her death, Evita continues to awaken passions in Argentina as her followers believe her image as a champion of the poor is more relevant thaThanks for your feedback!
- WorldThe Telegraph
The strange, grisly saga of Eva Perón’s corpse
Such was the outpouring of public grief following the death in July 1952 of Eva Perón, wife of Argentine President Juan Perón, that crowds surged dangerously towards her body as it was being moved to the Ministry of Labour building. More than 20,000 people were treated for crush injuries and eight died. But that was only the beginning of the peculiar, violent and lurid exploits surrounding the cadaver of this divisive figure, as a new Salma Hayek-produced Disney+ drama reveals.Thanks for your feedback!
TV series focuses on eerie afterlife of Argentina's 'Santa Evita'
The life of Argentina's legendary First Lady Evita Peron left an indelible mark on her country, but in the years after she died in 1952 a bizarre tale unfolded in which her embalmed remains took center stage. That eerie afterlife, in which her body was hidden for 16 years by a military dictatorship desperate to keep her star power at bay, is the focus of the new fictionalized Disney television series Santa Evita. It premieres on Star+ on Tuesday and is based on the bestselling novel of the samThanks for your feedback!
Salma Hayek Pinault Exec Produced ‘Santa Evita,’ on the Odyssey of Eva Peron’s Corpse, Previewed at Conecta Fiction
Executive produced by Salma Hayek Pinault and directed by Rodrigo García (“Nine Lives”), in its second scene, Star Plus Productions’ “Santa Evita” has Dr. Pedro Aru arriving at Eva Perón’s home to embalm her corpse. Many directors would dispatch his arrival in brief transition shots. García, however, uses eight – to capture the rain on […]Thanks for your feedback!
- EntertainmentChicago Tribune
Review: A pulse-racing ‘Evita’ at Drury Lane Theatre
Productions like the Drury Lane’s full-throttle “Evita,” replete with a hell-for-leather company of 30, a bonanza of fresh notions, far more choreography than is traditional with this show and enough costumes changes to need an extended intermission to sort out all the racks, still feel to me like a small miracle in these lingering days of COVID-19. Drury Lane Theatre, like many of its peers, ...Thanks for your feedback!
- EntertainmentThe Wrap
‘Diana’ Broadway Review: A Musical Where the Costume Changes Steal All the Applause
Costumer William Ivey Long re-creates Princess Diana's classic looks in a show that's not even ready to wearThanks for your feedback!
The View sical! See the Co-Hosts Pay Homage to Classic Musicals for Halloween
Sunny Hostin transformed into Deena Jones from Dream Girls for the talk show's special Halloween episode on FridayThanks for your feedback!
Donald Trump Reportedly Fed Up With 'Annoying' Kimberly Guilfoyle
Trump is angry his son's girlfriend is capitalizing on family connections to back controversial GOP Senate candidate Eric Greitens in Missouri, Politico reports.Thanks for your feedback!
Lincoln Project Trolls Trump's Balcony Stunt With Singalong 'Evita' Parody
The Republican group unveils "Covita" parody song after the president's return to the White House.Thanks for your feedback!