The Charleston Light Opera Guild announces the cast for Evita, which begins on May 3 at the Charleston Civic Center Little Theatre.
Emily Barber Capece stars in the title role. Co-stars include Ryan Hardiman as Che, Bill Rainey as Juan Peron, Ted Brightwell as Migaldi and Beth Winkler Bowden as Peron's Mistress.
The singing and dancing ensemble includes Amelia Allen, Bryan Archer, Kennie Bass, Julia Battle, Cary Brown, Bryan Chin, Galen Crow, Kimberly Smith-Harry, Katlin Kouns, Bob McCarty, Susan McKay, Susanna Morris, Laurie Pennington, Hannah Peterson, Dennis Pauley, Toni Pilato, Caroline Chamness Rainey, Christy Roy, Katie Shaver, Julie Simon, Carl Simpkins, Nick Staples, Ashley Van Brocklin, and Tim Whitener.
The performances will be staged with a full orchestra at 7:30 p.m. May 3, 4, 10, 11, 17 and 18 and at 3 p.m. May 12.
Artistic director/choreographer is Nina Denton Pasinetti, musical director is John Marshall and piano accompanist is David Patrick. Tickets are $20 and are available at charlestonlightoperagu...@gmail.com and at the Civic Center Box Office starting April 29.