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Max von Essen, Daniel Torres to Temporarily Substitute for Ricky Martin in Evita logo
Max von Essen
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Actors Max von Essen and Daniel Torres will take on the role of Che in the Broadway revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's Evita, at the Marquis Theatre, during the vacation of star Ricky Martin. The production is directed by Michael Grandage and features choreography by Rob Ashford.

Von Essen, who regularly plays the role of Magaldi, will take on Che, July 2-7, while Torres will play the role for both performances on July 8.

The revival also stars Elena Roger (Eva), Michael Cerveris (Juan Peron), and Rachel Potter (Mistress). At Wednesday evening and Saturday matinee performances, the role of Eva will be performed by Christina DeCicco.

Matt Wall will cover Migaldi on Monday, Tuesday, Friday and both shows Saturday. Constantine Germanicos will cover the role on Thursday.

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