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"Chicago" cast changes!

"Chicago" cast changes!

Cast changes in Chicago at the Cambridge Theatre: Jennifer Ellison returns as 'Roxie Hart' from 10 July - 12 August. Darius Danesh returns as 'Billy Flynn' from 17 June - 8 July. Ian Kelsey as 'Billy Flynn' from 10 July - 12 August.

Bonnie Langford has extended her run as 'Roxie Hart' until 8 July. Brenda Edwards has extended her run as 'Mama Morton' until 22 July. Amra-Faye Wright and Victor Maguire will continue to star as 'Velma Kelly' and 'Amos Hart'.

Chicago, which opened at the Adelphi Theatre 18 Nov 1997, following previews from 27 Oct 1997, ended its run at the Adelphi theatre on 22 April 2006. It re-opened at the Cambridge Theatre on 28 April 2006.

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.

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