Come on, Babe! If you’re looking for razzle-dazzle entertainment… If you’re looking for a night out at the theater you’ll remember for years to come… If you're looking for pure Broadway… then look no further than Chicago!
A true New York City institution, Chicago has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; one show-stopping-song after another; and the most astonishing dancing you’ve ever seen. No wonder Chicago has been honored with six Tony Awards®, two Olivier Awards®, a Grammy and thousands of standing ovations. It’s also no surprise that Chicago has wowed audiences all around the world, from Mexico City to Moscow, from Sao Paulo to South Africa.
But the hottest place to experience it is on Broadway. There’s always someone fabulous center stage. Whether you’re looking for your first Broadway musical… whether you’ve seen the Academy Award®-winning film and want to experience the show live on stage… or whether you’ve seen it before and want to recapture the magic, Chicago always delivers.
Chicago is a classic. It’s the show you can always count on to give you the thrills and memories that only come from seeing a Broadway musical.
Here is what the critics have to say:
Chicago still glitters hypnotically. - Ben Brantley, The New York Times
Chicago remains a sizzler - one extremely sex-see experience! - Michael Sommers, Star-Ledger
The show is as crazy-fun as ever! - Jess Cagle, WCBS-TV/People Magazine
The most entertaining musical of the decade - Michael Kuchwara, Associated Press
Brandy Norwood* as Roxie Heart (thru 8/2)
Amra-Faye Wright as Velma Kelly (thru 7/26)
Ivan Hernandez as Billy Flynn (thru 8/23)
Raymond Bokhour as Amos Hart (thru 9/20)
NaTasha Yvette Williams as Matron "Mama" Morton (thru 9/27)
R. Lowe as Mary Sunshine (thru 1/31)
*Ms. Norwood will not be performing on Saturday, June 27 Mat & Eve; or Sunday, June 28 Mat & Eve.
Book: Bob Fosse & Fred Ebb
Music: John Kander
Lyrics: Fred Ebb
Director: Walter Bobbie
Choreographer: Ann Reinking
Producer: Barry & Fran Weissler, Jujamcyn Theatres in association with Kordan Productions
Press Agent: The Publicity Office
Winner of 6 1997 Tony Awards:
Best Revival of a Musical
Best Performance by a Lead Actor in a Musical: James Naughton
Best Performance by a Lead Actress in a Musical: Bebe Neuwirth
Best Director of a Musical: Walter Bobbie
Best Choreography: Ann Reinking
Best Lighting: Ken Billington