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Based on the play Chicago by Maurine Dallas Watkins

Escrito por Fred Ebb y Bob Fosse, con música de John Kander y letras de Fred Ebb, Chicago ha sido visto por más de 17 millones de espectadores en todo el mundo, y ha recaudado la espectacular cifra de más de 850 millones de dólares. Ambientado en medio de la extravagante decadencia de los años 20, este musical cuenta la historia de Roxie Hart y Velma Kelly, dos mujeres ambiciosas encerradas por crímenes pasionales, que luchan por conseguir el favor de Billy Flynn, un famoso abogado que utiliza a la prensa sensacionalista para conseguir la libertad de sus clientes.


Bayou City Theatrics Opens 2014 Season with Jason Robert Brown's THE LAST FIVE YEARS, 9/5-13
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Jamie is a budding novelist who has everything planned out, with happiness and success at the tip of his fingers. Cathy is an aspiring actress who cannot catch a break. The couple seems to fit together perfectly, like an interpersonal jigsaw puzzle. Jamie has found his "Shiksa Goddess" and Cathy is finally "A Part of That." But are they prepared for the inevitable ups and downs that come with marriage? (more...)

Auditorium Theatre's 125th Anniversary Gala Set for 12/14
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Exactly 125 years from when the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University opened its doors in 1889, the National Historic Landmark, led by Board Chairman Melvin L. Katten and Executive Director Brett Batterson, celebrates its milestone 125th Anniversary with a special performance, "Living the History - 125 Years of the Auditorium Theatre" on December 9, 2014. The celebratory evening, which begins with a star-studded program at the Auditorium Theatre (50 E Congress Pkwy), will include a tribute to the diverse entertainment that has been, and continues to be presented at the theatre including symphonic music, opera, Broadway musicals, rock music and dance. The performance will be immediately followed by a Gala Celebration Dinner at the Palmer House Hilton (17 E Monroe) to cap off the extraordinary night. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Will Swenson, Melissa Errico and John Behlmann in Alliance Theatre's BILL DURHAM
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Alliance Theatre will present the world premiere of BULL DURHAM, a new musical based on the beloved 1988 film. The production hits the Alliance Stage on September 3rd. Check out a sneak peek below! (more...)

Barrel of Monkeys' THAT'S WEIRD, GRANDMA: Back to School Edition Begins 9/8
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Summer may be winding down, but the fun doesn't have to end as Barrel of Monkeys presents the Back To School Edition of its long-running, critically acclaimed revue THAT'S WEIRD, GRANDMA, directed by Artistic Director Molly Brennan, playing Mondays at 8 pm from September 8 - October 6, 2014 at the Neo-Futurist Theater, 5153 N. Ashland Ave. in Chicago. (more...)

David Hallberg to Withdraw from Upcoming American Ballet Theatre Performances Due to Injury
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Due to a recurring foot injury requiring surgery, American Ballet Theatre Principal Dancer David Hallberg will withdraw from upcoming performances with the Company this Fall, it was announced today by Kevin McKenzie, Artistic Director. (more...)

CTC to Open 14-15 Season with BUSYTOWN THE MUSICAL, 9/16-10/26
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Children's Theatre Company (CTC) will present Busytown the Musical, based on the beloved children's book 'What Do People Do All Day?" by Richard Scarry, adapted by Kevin Kling, directed by Sean Graney, with music by Michael Koerner and choreography by Tommy Rapley, on the UnitedHealth Group Stage September 16 - October 26, 2014. Live music performed onstage by Music Director/Sound Designer Victor Zupanc as a one-man band! (more...)

Broadway-Bound ON YOUR FEET Will Get Developmental Lab This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, On Your Feet! - a new musical based on the life story of seven-time GRAMMY® winning international superstar Gloria Estefan and her husband, legendary producer-musician-entrepreneur Emilio Estefan - will have its Opening Night on Broadway on Thursday, November 5, 2015, with preview performances beginning Monday, October 5, 2015 at the Marquis Theatre in New York City. According to an Equity casting notice, the show will get a developmental lab this fall, October 27 through November 21, 2014. (more...)

3.3 Million Tune In for NBC Sports PREMIER LEAGUE COVERAGE Debut
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

NBC Sports Group posted record-setting numbers this past weekend as it kicked off exclusive coverage of the Premier League on NBC and NBCSN, the Premier League Extra Time bonus TV package and the NBC Sports Live Extra live streaming product. (more...)

The Bots Announce Additional Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Los Angeles sibling duo, The Bots (Mikaiah and Anaiah Lei) have announced additional live dates. See below for a complete itinerary, with more dates to be announced in the coming weeks. (more...)

Ray of Light Theatre Sets YEAST NATION Cast; Performances Begin 10/3
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Ray of Light Theatre, San Francisco's non-profit musical theatre company, today announced the cast and production team behind the second show in its season of new musicals that explore the distant past. Opening October 3, 2014, at the Victoria Theatre in San Francisco, Yeast Nation (the triumph of life) teams Ray of Light up with Tony-winners Greg Kotis and Mark Hollmann, the brains behind the smash-hit Urinetown, to develop the West Coast premiere of this bizarrely hilarious rock musical. In the year 3,000,458,000 B.C., the salt-eating yeasts are the only living creatures on earth, and they're up against a food shortage, a strange new emotion called "love" and the oppression of a tyrannical king. When the king's dreamer of a son ventures out of the known yeastiverse, the yeasts' story - and ours - is changed forever. (more...)

Fall Registration Open for Music Institute's Adult Education Programs
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Recognizing the powerful role music can play in a person's life at any age, the Music Institute of Chicago is offering a wide range of opportunities for adults to enhance their lives through musical instruction and performance in a fun, relaxed setting. Registration for Adult Studies and Adult Enrichment Programs is open, with classes beginning September 10 in Evanston, Winnetka and Lake Forest. Private instruction is available at any of the Music Institute's six campuses: Chicago, Downers Grove, Evanston, Lake Forest, Lincolnshire and Winnetka. NEW Adult Enrichment Program (more...)

Andrea Martin to Discuss New Memoir Alongside Nathan Lane at 92Y
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Join award winning actress Andrea Martin as she discusses her new memoir, Andrea Martin's Lady Parts with good friend Nathan Lane - a not-to-be missed conversation on the triumphs and challenges, both professional and personal of a lifetime in show business, including lots of laugher along the way. (more...)

Josh Young & Erin Mackey Perform AMAZING GRACE Medley Live
by Pat Cerasaro - Aug 19, 2014

New historically based biomusical AMAZING GRACE is set for a tryout production in Chicago later this year and the talented twosome leading the show, Josh Young and Erin Mackey, impress with a stunning medley of musical material from the new show in a live clip captured this weekend now available to view. (more...)

CIRQUE SHANGHAI: WARRIORS Adds Special Performance Times for Labor Day Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

"Cirque Shanghai: Warriors," the summer spectacle encompassing remarkable acrobatics, thrilling daredevil stunts and exhilarating demonstrations from Chinese Kung Fu and Wu Shu masters, will close on Monday Sept. 1, 2014 (Labor Day). Special Labor Day performance times have been added at 2 and 4 p.m. and will mark the end of the summer 2014 run of "Cirque Shanghai: Warriors". (more...)

3.3 Million Viewers Tune Into NBC Sports Group's PREMIER LEAGUE Opening Coverage
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

NBC Sports Group posted record-setting numbers this past weekend as it kicked off exclusive coverage of the Premier League on NBC and NBCSN, the Premier League Extra Time bonus TV package and the NBC Sports Live Extra live streaming product. (more...)

REDCAT Announces Fall 2014 Season of Events, Featuring Gob Squad, Wooster Group and More!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

REDCAT, CalArts' Downtown Center for Contemporary Arts, located in the Walt Disney Concert Hall Complex is renowned for its innovative visual, performing and multimedia arts programming. In the Fall of 2014 REDCAT begins its second decade presenting the most influential artists from around the world, as well as Los Angeles' own creative voices. (more...)

Anastasia Barzee and Tony Sheldon to Star in VICTOR/VICTORIA at TUTS This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) presents the disguise surprise musical comedy production of Victor/Victoria September 16 - 28 at The Hobby Center's Sarofim Hall. (more...)

THE SING OFF's Home Free to Play Aurora's Paramount Theatre, 10/19
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

You'll recognize Home Free from winning NBC-TV's 2013 The Sing-Off. But it's their unique ability to sing Nashville standards as well as pop hits with a country twist, and all in a cappella style that has really won over audiences. Combine that with their fun, warm, high-energy live performances, and you've got an evening that can only be described as 'must-see.' (more...)

Park Hyatt New York Debuts
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) announced today the opening of Park Hyatt New York, the flagship hotel of the globally recognized Park Hyatt brand that will offer unprecedented luxury in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. Guests of Park Hyatt New York will enjoy its prime location at 153 West 57th Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues, which is within walking distance to Central Park and across the street from historic Carnegie Hall. (more...)

Jackalope's 5th Annual Living Newspapers Festival to Run 8/20-24
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Jackalope Theatre Company presents the 5th Annual Living Newspapers Festival. In homage to the 1930's Living Newspapers of the Federal Theatre Project, Jackalope has assembled an exciting group of Chicago playwrights, directors, and actors to dramatize stories ripped from recent newspaper headlines. Presented for a One-Weekend limited engagement at The Frontier, 1106 W. Thorndale Ave, the show will run August 20-24, today - Sunday at 8:00pm. Tickets are $10 and can be reserved via jackalopetheatre.org. (more...)

Tickets to Lied Center's 25th Anniversary Season Now On Sale
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Single tickets for performances during the Lied Center for Performing Arts' 25th anniversary season are now on sale to the public. Patrons can purchase tickets in person at the Lied Center, 301 N. 12th St. on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln City Campus (11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday), by phone at 402-472-4747, or online at http://www.liedcenter.org. (more...)

Thomas Burrell Joins Objective Paradigm
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

“We are excited to welcome Thomas to our team as an additional expert for our trading clients and candidates,” said Managing Partner Ryan Pollock. “You can never overvalue the advantage of understanding the challenges your clients and candidates face every day and Thomas can offer just that.” (more...)

Best of ChannelCon Award Winners Announced by CompTIA
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ Three information technology (IT) companies have been recognized by their industry peers as the Best of the ChannelCon Technology Vendor Fair for 2014, CompTIA, the IT Industry Association announced today. (more...)

Tickets to DEE SNIDER'S ROCK & ROLL CHRISTMAS TALE On Sale 8/22
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Broadway In Chicago has announced individual tickets for the world premiere of DEE SNIDER'S ROCK & ROLL CHRISTMAS TALE, written by and starring iconic rocker Dee Snider, directed by Adam John Hunter and produced by John B. Yonover in association with Vicki and Bob Liggett, Charles Brennan and Mary and John Cooper go on sale to the public this Friday, Aug. 22 at 10 AM. DEE SNIDER'S ROCK & ROLL CHRISTMAS TALE will play the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place (175 E Chestnut) Nov. 4, 2014 through Jan. 4, 2015. (more...)

Over 6,000 Fans Attend DESCARGA CON TELEMUNDO Y mun2 Concert
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Over 6,000 fans gathered on Saturday (August 16) at RiverEdge Park in Aurora Chicago for the highly-anticipated Descarga con Telemundo y mun2 concert (more...)

Accelerated Physical Therapy Centers Offer Free 30-Minute ACL Injury Screens
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Chicago, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Due to the rising numbers of ACL injuries sustained by athletes of all ages, Accelerated Physical Therapy is now offering a complimentary ACL injury screen to help determine if an athlete is at risk for sustaining an ACL strain or tear. (more...)

Billboard Now Streaming MIDGE URE's New Album 'Fragile'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Grammy and Brit Award winning musician Midge Ure, OBE (Officer of the British Empire - awarded in 2005) will be releasing his first album of original material in over a decade next week, via eOne Music. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Feathered Beasts in WALKING WITH DINOSAURS Arena Show
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Dinosaurs once again roam the earth when the spectacular production, WALKING WITH DINOSAURS THE ARENA SPECTACULAR, based on the award-winning BBC Television Series, returns to North America. WALKING WITH DINOSAURS THE ARENA SPECTACULAR will be performed at Honda Center from a limited eight-performance engagement from Wednesday, September 3 to Sunday, September 7 and STAPLES Center for a limited eight-performance engagement from Thursday, September 11 to Sunday, September 15. Check out new photos of the show's feathered dinosaurs below! (more...)

WIZ KHALIFA's Taylor Gang Records Taps INgrooves Music Group for Worldwide Distribution
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Taylor Gang Records, the label founded by hip hop superstar Wiz Khalifa, announced today that they have selected INgrooves for global distribution and marketing. (more...)

Lucero Announce November Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Memphis country punk-rockers Lucero announce 'By the Seat of Our Pants' tour, hitting New York, Boston, Los Angeles and San Francisco. (more...)

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Debuts New Song 'Dangerous'; Performs 'It's Your World'
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Jennifer Hudson stopped by this morning's TODAY to debut her new single 'Dangerous', a track from her highly anticipated new album titled 'JHUD', due out in September. (more...)

William Blake and Michael Thomas Murray's ECHOES OF ETTA Set for 9/4 at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Echoes of Etta, the award-winning Etta James Tribute, continues their Summer/Fall residency on September 4th, 9:30pm at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street). Echoes of Etta was the winner of the 2014 MAC Award for Show of the Year. (more...)

Thea Brooks & Euriamis Losada to Lead I LOVE LUCY LIVE ON STAGE 2014-15 National Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Dates and full casting have been announced for the 2014 - 2015 national tour of I LOVE LUCY LIVE ON STAGE, the hit stage show adapted from the most beloved program in television history, which is produced under license from CBS Consumer Products. The production, which began with extended sit-down productions in Los Angeles and Chicago and became an audience favorite across the country in its inaugural 2013 - 2014 national tour, will launch its new season in Miami on September 30, before hitting the road for cities including Louisville, Baltimore, San Francisco and Madison. (more...)

City Winery Chicago Presents EVISCERART, 9/21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

After raves and sell-out performances at last spring's Chicago Flamenco Festival, music and dance trio EviscerArt brings its award-winning Spanish jazz-flamenco production to the West Loop for a Sunday matinee. The performance is Sunday, Sept. 21, 2 p.m. at City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street. Tickets, $25 general admission, go on sale Thursday, August 21 at noon at 312-733-WINE (9463) or at www.citywinery.com/Chicago/. (more...)

Scoop: THE QUEST on ABC - Thursday, August 28, 2014
by - Aug 19, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE QUEST, airing on ABC on Thursday, August 28, 2014! (more...)

Todd Schmidt Chairs Board of New Jersey Theatre Alliance
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

On July 1st, Todd Schmidt, Managing Director of Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, NJ, began his appointment as Chair of the Board of Trustees of the New Jersey Theatre Alliance, the service organization for the state's professional theatres. Also on that date, Michael Hurst, Managing Director of Two River Theater in Red Bank, NJ, began his three-year term on the Board. (more...)

William Blake's ECHOES OF ETTA Set for 9/4 at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Echoes of Etta, the award-winning Etta James Tribute, continues their Summer/Fall residency on September 4th, 9:30pm at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street). Echoes of Etta was the winner of the 2014 MAC Award for Show of the Year. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Marriott Theatre's ON THE TOWN
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

From the bustling streets of "New York, New York" comes the first major Chicago production of the iconic musical comedy, ON THE TOWN, currently in previews and opening August 20, and running through October 12 at The Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire, IL. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Scoop: RECKLESS on CBS - Saturday, August 30, 2014
by TV Scoop - Aug 19, 2014

Get all the scoop on RECKLESS, airing on CBS on Saturday, August 30, 2014! (more...)

Israel Nash's RAIN PLANS Out Today; Artist Sets Out on Worldwide Tour Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Rain Plans, the new album from Israel Nash, is available now via Loose/Thirty Tigers. The record, which recently streamed in its entirety at The A.V. Club (http://avc.lu/1unsvsb), is receiving widespread critical praise both stateside and overseas. (more...)

Tyler B. Prinz's MENTAL FURNITURE to Debut at United Solo, 10/3
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Actor and performer Tyler B. Prinz is premiering his full-length autobiographical solo performance show, Mental Furniture, as part of the 2014 United Solo Theatre Festival in New York City, which runs from September 18 - November 23, 2014. Mental Furniture will play Friday, October 3, 2014 at 7:30 pm at Theatre Row in New York City. (more...)

Nevada Ballet Theatre Launches Season with A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, 9/20
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Nevada Ballet Theatre (NBT) will launch its 43nd (2014-2015) main stage performance season and its third year as Resident Ballet Company of The Smith Center for the Performing Arts with A Midsummer Night's Dream Act I and Seasons on Saturday, September 20 at 7:30 pm andSunday, September 21 at 2 pm. Tickets from $29 (plus fees) may be purchased by calling The Smith Center Box Office at (702) 749-2000 or by visiting www.nevadaballet.org. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek 'When The Smoke Clears' on Next RECKLESS
by - Aug 19, 2014

ON the next episode of CBS's RECKLESS, titled "When The Smoke Clears' when Roy agrees to defend his high school sweetheart. (more...)

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND to Play the Aurora Fox Arts Center, 9/12-10/5
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

A high energy Caribbean fairy tale musical the whole family will enjoy. A young peasant girl (SuCh, the award-winning actress and R&B singer who played Celie in The Color Purple) rescues and falls in love with a rich boy (Carter Edward Smith) from the other side of the island. Guided by the gods of earth, water and love, the naive girl finds herself torn between two very different worlds.? What is she willing to sacrifice in pursuit of a dream? (more...)

EviscerArt to Play City Winery Chicago, 9/21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

After raves and sell-out performances at last spring's Chicago Flamenco Festival, music and dance trio EviscerArt brings its award-winning Spanish jazz-flamenco production to the West Loop for a Sunday matinee. The performance is Sunday, Sept. 21, 2 p.m. at City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street. Tickets, $25 general admission, go on sale Thursday, August 21 at noon at 312-733-WINE (9463) or at www.citywinery.com/Chicago/. (more...)

Unicorn Theatre to Present HANDS ON A HARDBODY, 9/3-28
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Hands on a Hardbody is a new rock musical about 10 Texans whose new lease on life is so close they can touch it. Under a scorching sun for days on end and armed with nothing but hope and ambition, they'll fight to keep at least one hand on a brand-new truck in order to win it. In this hard-fought contest, only one winner can drive away with the American dream. (more...)

2015 Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival Lineup Announced; Runs Jan 14-25
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Organizers of the inaugural Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival announced today the line-up of top contemporary puppets acts and artists from around the world, the U.S. and Chicago to be presented at venues large and small throughout the city January 14-25, 2015. (more...)

BAD GIRLS CLUB: REDEMPTION to Debut 10/7 on Oxygen; Meet the Girls!
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Nine feisty BGC All-Stars head back to the mansion for 'Bad Girls Club: Redemption,' premiering Tuesday, October 7 at 8PM ET/PT on Oxygen. (more...)

Beast Names Kristen Bedard Johnson As Its East Coast Sales Representative
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Kristen Bedard Johnson has joined Beast as its New York-based sales representative. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Highlights from Marriott Theatre's ON THE TOWN
by Stage Tube - Aug 19, 2014

From the bustling streets of 'New York, New York' comes the first major Chicago production of the iconic musical comedy, ON THE TOWN, currently in previews and opening August 20, and running through October 12 at The Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire, IL. Check out highlights from the show in the video below! (more...)

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