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Playhouse Stage performing 'Evita' next summer

1 month ago   |   By Times Union

ALBANY - Next summer, for its 32nd season of free musicals at the Washington Park amphitheater, Playhouse Stage Company will present "Evita," the Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical about Argentine political leader Eva Peron.
In all, the company, formerly known as Park Playhouse, will present seven productions in the park and at its fall-to-spring home, the Cohoes Music Hall.
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