Chicago Cast Changes
Fri 5 Dec 2003 Chicago Cast Changes There are majar cast changes in Chicago , which is now taking bookings to 21 Mar 2004 at the Ambassador Theatre. Bianca Marroquin will take over the role of Roxie from 8 to 28 Dec 2003; and Debbie Gravitte as Matron "Mama" Morton from 15 Dec 2003 to 12 Mar 2004. Others extending their contracts include: Reva Rice now playing the role of 'Velma' through to 28 Dec 2003; and P.J. Benjamin now playing Amos until 7 Mar 04 Chicago has music by John Kander, Lyrics by Fred Ebb, Book by Bob Fosse & Fred Ebb. It is directed by Walter Bobbie. The musical exploration of murder, greed, corruption, violence, exploitation, adultery and treachery -- all those things that we hold dear to our hearts. CHICAGO follows not your usual housewife, Roxie Hart, who gains dubious notoriety when she kills her boyfriend, invents her defense and manipulates everyone from her trustworthy husband to the fickle media and the unsuspecting public. Featuring well known songs, 'All That Jazz,' 'Razzle Dazzle' and 'Mr. Cellophane'.
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