Chicago


Multi-award-winning prohibition-era tale of nightclub singer Roxie Hart, her cell-block rival Velma Kelly and the smooth-talking lawyer Billy Flynn.
Chicago at the Phoenix Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Musical
Venue: Phoenix Theatre
Started: Monday 26 March 2018
Closed: Saturday 5 January 2019
Running time:2 hrs 25 mins (inc interval)
Age suitability: No under 16s permitted without adult.

Background


Chicago is 21 and bringing the real razzle-dazzle back to London! Winner of six Tony Awards, two Olivier Awards and a Grammy, the sexiest, sassiest, most sophisticated Broadway musical in history is now celebrating 21 incredible years of standing ovations.

Synopsis


The dazzling multi-award-winning prohibition-era tale of nightclub singer Roxie Hart, her cell-block rival Velma Kelly and the smooth-talking lawyer Billy Flynn has thrilled audiences in London, Broadway and across the world from Mexico City to Moscow, from Sao Paulo to South Africa since 1996.


With red-hot choreography by Ann Reinking in the style of Bob Fosse and a sizzling score featuring the classing songs "Razzle Dazzle", "Cell Block Tango" and "All That Jazz".


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Theatre


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Postal address:
Charing Cross Road
London WC2H 0JP

Box office tel: 0844 871 7627

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Dates


Previews from:Monday 26 March 2018

Press night:Wednesday 11 April 2018

Closes:Saturday 5 January 2019

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 8‑00pm

Tuesday ‑ 8‑00pm

Wednesday ‑ 8‑00pm

Thursday ‑ 8‑00pm

Friday ‑ 8‑00pm

Saturday ‑ 8‑00pm


Intervals:1

Matinee:

Wednesday - 3-00pm

Saturday - 3-00pm


Intervals:1

Tickets


Standard:
From £20

Cast


Alexandra Burke (Roxie Hart)

Josefina Gabrielle (Velma Kelly)

Martin Kemp (Billy Flynn)

Paul Rider (Amos Hart)

Mazz Murray (Matron "Mama" Morton)

A. D. Richardson (Mary Sunshine)

Michelle Antrobus (Announcer / Annie)

Natalie Bennyworth (June)

Abramo Ciullo (Doctor / The Jury)

Nicola Coates (Go-To-Hell Kitty)

Frances Dee (Liz)

Chris Warner Drake (Fred Casely)

Francis Foreman (Martin Harrison / McVicars Announcer)

Zoe Gappy (Swing)

Emma Harris (Hunyak)

Luke Jarvis (Swing)

Matt Krzan (Sergeant Fogarty / The Judge)

Chelsea Labadini (Mona)

Callum MacDonald (Harry)

Joanna Rennie (Swing)

Charles Ruhrmund (Bailiff)

Todd Talbot (Aaron)

Matthew Wesley (Swing)


Creatives


Author: Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse
Composer: John Kander
Lyricist: Fred Ebb
Director: 

Walter Bobbie (Director of Original New York Production)

Tania Nardini (Recreation of Original Direction)

Stacey Haynes (Resident Director)


Set designer: John Lee Beatty
Costume designer: William Ivey Long
Musical direction: Ian Townsend
Choreography: Ann Reinking
Lighting: Ken Billington
Sound: Rick Clarke (Original Sound Design)
Matt Grounds (Sound Design Recreation)

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