Events

Chicago at The Rep

Dates: 02/20/19 - 03/24/19

book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse • music by John Kander • lyrics by Fred Ebb based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins • script adaptation by David Thompson directed and choreographed by Ron Hutchins

Opportunity knocks when a crime of passion earns Roxie Hart the kind of notoriety that slick-talking attorney Billy Flynn can exploit for her dreams of fame and his hunger for fortune. Roxie’s story captures the imaginations of newspaper readers and reporters who fall hook, line and sinker for Billy’s clever manipulation. Roxie quickly overshadows previous murderess, media darling, and fellow Cook County inmate – vaudevillian Velma Kelly. Set in the Jazz Age, Kander and Ebb’s legendary, Tony Award-winning musical takes a tantalizing look at how the times may change, but the allure of fame remains a fundamental motivation for those willing to sacrifice their scruples for the spotlight.

Event Information:

The Arkansas Repertory Theatre

601 Main St., Little Rock, AR, 72201

Phone: 501-378-0405

info@therep.org

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