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Evans is hard at work on a pivotal one: his Broadway debut, as a charming but manipulative cop in Kenneth Lonergan’s “Lobby Hero,” which is now in previews and opens March 26 at the Helen Hayes Theater.
But he’s prepared for the part with the fervor of the newly indoctrinated. Evans’s character is charismatic and often funny, and the actor devoted much of his rehearsal time to exploring how a man who is well liked can shade into reprehensible.“He has the right instrument to bring the character to life,” said Mr. “It reduced Bel to tears one night because it was so unexpected.”The actor, who said he didn’t base his performance on anyone in particular (“It’s awful to admit, but I know plenty of guys who fit this mold”), has been studying how to better conduct himself as an ally to women in his profession.The play’s director, Trip Cullman, sent the script to Mr.Evans betting that the potential to subvert his image would be too enticing to pass up.“I had this inkling that he may not have had the opportunity to show what he can really do as an actor,” Mr. “A lot of actors are afraid to play someone unlikable, but I think he really has an egoless desire to serve the work.”Though “Lobby Hero” is his Broadway debut, Mr. He grew up in Sudbury, Mass., outside of Boston, in a family of performers: His mother was a dancer who later ran a children’s theater, his elder sister Carly studied drama at New York University and his younger brother Scott is a television actor who recently appeared on the Netflix comedy “Grace and Frankie.”In high school, Mr. “Tap is waiting to have its day,” he said one recent afternoon, sitting in a Tri Be Ca hotel clubhouse around the corner from an apartment he’s been renting since last month. Evans, or Captain America, as he’s been known in omnipresent Marvel movies for the better part of a decade, tapped as a child and still has sincere reverence for the form.His theory is that tap dancing today, like competitive hip-hop dancing in the early 2000s, is generally undervalued and ripe for a comeback.“If you walk down the street and you see someone tapping,” you stop in your tracks, he said, using an unprintable word, “because it’s .”Twice a week since he’s been living in New York, Mr.