Photo Coverage: Stephen Baldwin Visits 'Chicago'
On Tuesday, January 8, film and TV-star Stephen Baldwin
visited his former "Celebrity Apprentice" co-star Vincent
Pastore, who currently starring as endearing yet nearly invisible husband Amos Hart in Chicago at the
Joining Pastore is Broadway's newest red-hot mama, two-time Emmy Award nominee Aida Turturro ("The Sopranos") in the celebrated role of Matron "Mama" Morton, the reigning cellblock diva of the hit musical Chicago.
"Set amidst the razzle-dazzle decadence of the 1920s, Chicago
is the story of Roxie Hart, a housewife and nightclub dancer who maliciously
murders her on-the-side lover after he threatens to walk out on her. Desperate
to avoid conviction, she dupes the public, the media and her rival cellmate,
Velma Kelly, by hiring Chicago's slickest criminal lawyer to transform her malicious crime into a barrage of
sensational headlines, the likes of which might just as easily be ripped from
today's tabloids," explain press notes.
With a book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb, Chicago is the winner of six 1997 Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival and the Grammy Award for Best Musical Cast Recording. Directed by Walter Bobbie and choreographed by Ann Reinking, Chicago features set design by John Lee Beatty, costume design by William Ivey Long, lighting design by Ken Billington and sound design by Scott Lehrer. Visit www.ChicagoTheMusical.com for more information.
Chicago plays on Broadway at the Ambassador Theatre (219 W. 49th St.). The regular performance schedule is as follows: Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings at 8PM; Tuesday and Sunday evenings at 7PM and Saturday and Sunday Matinees at 2PM.
Tickets are scaled at $59 - $111.50 (all ticket prices include a $1.50 facility fee) and are available by calling Telecharge.com at 212-239-6200. Tickets may also be purchased in-person at the Ambassador Theatre Box Office. Regular Box Office hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, and noon to 7 p.m. Sundays. For more information visit www.ChicagoTheMusical.com
Photos by Walter McBride / Retna Ltd.
Chicago is soon approaching its 11th year on Broadway