Photo: Ricky Martin, Michael Cerveris and Elena Roger
Ricky Martin is set to play Ché Guevara in a new Broadway run of the Andrew Lloyd Webber/Tim Rice musical “Evita,” due to open April 5 2012 in New York.
The play will feature Elena Roger in the role of Evita Perón, and Tony award winner Michael Cerveris as Juan Domingo Perón.
This run of the multi-award winning musical will be directed by Michael Grandage, and choreographed by Rob Ashford.
Tickets for the show will start selling next Saturday; though the play will not officially open until April 5th of next year, there will be preview shows beginning March 12.