NY TIMES – Chris Evans has a theory about tap dancing. “Tap is waiting to have its day,” he said one recent afternoon, sitting in a TriBeCa hotel clubhouse around the corner from an apartment he’s been renting since last month. Mr. 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 awesome.”

Twice a week since he’s been living in New York, Mr. Evans, who ordinarily splits his time between his native Boston and Los Angeles, has taken refuge in tap, clearing his mind and working up a sweat in private lessons taught by a friend. The lessons aren’t preparation for any role in particular, although Mr. 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.

The dancing, rather, is just a low-pressure new hobby (“It makes me feel like I’m a part of the music,” Mr. Evans said.) Along with the play, and the move to a new city, it’s one component in an ad hoc but inevitable process — not quite a rebirth, more like a re-orientation — designed to help the 36-year-old actor answer a nagging question: What do you do with your life after walking away from the role of a lifetime?

Since 2011, the year “Captain America: The First Avenger” was released, Mr. Evans’s face (and torso, and biceps) has signified a marketable mix of principled strength and rank-and-file virtue as reliably as any in Hollywood. He was a working-class revolutionary in the dystopic thriller “Snowpiercer,” a stoic defender of the public school system in the indie family drama “Gifted,” a cunning spy who risks everything to save a persecuted minority in the soon-to-be-released “The Red Sea Diving Resort.”

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EW – The wait for Avengers: Infinity War just got shorter by one week, at least in North America.

The movie was set to open May 4 here, while it was opening April 27 in most international markets (with a few earlier April 25 debuts in a handful of countries). Sources at Marvel Studios and Disney tell EW they decided to change course and open the movie worldwide on the same date.

They did so via a little exchange with Tony Stark.

Last Friday (February 16), Chris attended a meet and greet with the cast of Lobby Hero at Sardi’s in New York City. The gallery has now been updated with HQ photos!

Sorry for the late updates. Super busy month for me with university. Two weeks ago (February 5), Chris attended a lightning ceremony at Hayes Theater from Second Stage Theater Broadway. I have added HQ photos of Chris at the ceremony.

After a very long delay.. I have found the time and motivation to sort through Captain America: Civil War. Blu-ray screencaptures of Chris as the amazing Steve Rogers/Captain America have now been added to the gallery. In addition, I have also added screencaptures from the different blu-ray features!

Next captures I will be working on is from Chris’ film last year, Gifted. Stay tuned!

PLAYBILL – Second Stage Theater has released a first-look photo of the cast of Lobby Hero, Oscar winner Kenneth Lonergan’s play that will kick off 2ST’s inaugural Broadway season this spring. Chris Evans will make his Broadway debut in the production alongside Brian Tyree Henry, Michael Cera, and Bel Powley.

Lobby Hero will be directed by Trip Cullman and will begin previews March 1 at the Helen Hayes Theatre. Opening night is March 26.

Lobby Hero premiered Off-Broadway at Playwrights Horizons in 2001. The play tells the story of four New Yorkers involved in a murder investigation in the lobby of a Manhattan apartment complex: a 27-year-old security guard, his stern boss, a young police officer, and her unpredictable partner.

The Broadway production will feature scenic design by David Rockwell, costume design by Paloma Young, lighting design by Japhy Weideman, sound design by Darron L West, and casting by Telsey + Company.

For ticket information visit 2ST.com or call the Second Stage Box Office at (212) 246-4422.