Leading lady Emma Kingston talks gracing stage of 'Evita' musical

"Don't Cry for Me Argentina."

One of the most successful musicals of all time has been revived for audiences in the Mother City.

The iconic award-winning musical 'Evita' is showing at the Artscape Theatre in Cape Town.

The Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber original production will run until 7 January 2018.

Lead actress Emma Kingston plays the role of Eva Perón and was handpicked by the show's original creators to take on the international tour.

There's a responsibility to the Argentine people to represent her in a way that they still remember her to be.

Emma Kingston, lead actress

She chats about the production, her personal links to Argentina, perpetration for the role, and her theatre career.

Tickets are available at Computicket or the Artscape box office, priced from R150 to R500.

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