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Spotlight on Broadway
Chicago
Chicago

Now's the time to catch Broadway's red-hot hit! This sensational tale of sin, corruption and all that jazz has everything that makes Broadway great: knockout dancing, a ripped-from-the-headlines story about fame and scandal and one show-stopping song after another. No wonder Chicago has been honored with six Tony Awards®, two Olivier Awards, a Grammys® and thousands of standing ovations. And now, Chicago is the longest-running American musical in Broadway history!

First Preview Date
October 23, 1996
Opening Date
November 14, 1996
Closing Date
Open ended
Show Run Time
2 hours and 30 minutes with 1 intermission
Tickets By Phone Regular Ticket Price Premium Ticket Price
(212) 239-6200 $49.50 - $149 $189 - $203

Tickets may also be purchased in person at the box office. See Theatre Information for location and hours.

Current Week's Schedule

Mon Jul 25th Tue Jul 26th Wed Jul 27th Thu Jul 28th Fri Jul 29th Sat Jul 30th Sun Jul 31st
8:00 8:00 8:00 8:00 2:30 & 8:00 3:00 & 7:30
Additional Fees

Tickets purchased online and by phone are subject to a per-ticket service charge of $7.50 and a per order handling fee. Handling fees vary by how your tickets are delivered. Facility fees, where applicable, are included in the ticket price.  Note: You can avoid on-line and telephone fees by purchasing your tickets in person at the show's box office.

Group Tickets

For groups of 10 or more, click here.

Rush Information

$37 - A limited number of $37 general rush tickets will be available to purchase at the box office of the Ambassador Theatre at the opening of each day. Not available for Saturday evenings. Patrons are limited to two tickets per person.

Standing Room

$27 - Available at the box office on the day of the performance only if the performance is sold-out.

Show Advisory

May be inappropriate for 12 and under. Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

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Chicago

Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway

Setting

Chicago, Illinois. The late 1920s.

Description

Now's the time to catch Broadway's red-hot hit! This sensational tale of sin, corruption and all that jazz has everything that makes Broadway great: knockout dancing, a ripped-from-the-headlines story about fame and scandal and one show-stopping song after another. No wonder Chicago has been honored with six Tony Awards®, two Olivier Awards, a Grammys® and thousands of standing ovations. And now, Chicago is the longest-running American musical in Broadway history!

Credits

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Music by John Kander. Book by Fred Ebb, Bob Fosse. Lyrics by Fred Ebb. Script adaptation by David Thompson. Based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins.

Directed by Walter Bobbie. Choreographed in the style of Bob Fosse by Ann Reinking. Original choreography for "Hot Honey Rag" by Bob Fosse.

Starring Raymond Bokhour, Bianca Marroquin, Amra-Faye Wright.

Also Starring R. Lowe, Roz Ryan.


For full credits, view the show on IBDB.com

Ambassador Theatre
Address

219 West 49th Street
Between Broadway and 8th Avenue

Box Office Hours

Monday through Saturday: 10 am to 8 pm Sunday: 12 pm to 6 pm (or until curtain when there is an evening performance)

Chicago on Tour

For more information regarding the tour, click here.


All performance dates and information subject to change.

Chicago (Cast Recording)

Media Gallery

Chase
Sponsors
United