Following the official opening of The Old Vic's new production of King Lear starring double Academy Award-w...
Chicago tickets now on sale to 30 April 2011
Chicago extends its booking period by 6 months at the Cambridge Theatre. Tickets are now on sale to 30 April 2011
Chicago, opened at the Adelphi Theatre 18 Nov 1997, following previews from 27 Oct 1997, ending at the Adelphi theatre on 22 April 2006. It re-opened at the Cambridge Theatre on 28 April 2006.
The show currently features Vivien Carter (Velma Kelly), Emma Barton (Roxie Hart), Terence Maynard (Billy Flynn).
Chicago, is based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins, has a book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb. Scenic design is by John Lee Beatty, costume design by William Ivey Long, lighting by Ken Billington and sound by Rick Clarke. Musical supervision is by Rob Fisher and musical direction by Gareth Valentine. It is choreographed by Ann Reinking in the style of Bob Fosse and directed by Walter Bobbie.
The musical concerns Roxie, a chorus girl who has murdered her lover but manages to get acquitted with the help of sleazy lawyer.