Chicago Production Information


Previews:

May 12, 1975 (24 previews)

Opening:

June 03, 1975

Closing:August 27, 1977
# Performances:936
Theatres: 46th Street Theatre (New York, NY)
5/12/1975 - 8/27/1977

46th Street Theatre (New York, NY)
6/3/1975 - 8/27/1977

Production Type:Original Production
Production Status:
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Intermissions:1
Version:Original Broadway Version
 

 


Other Productions of Chicago


1997   US Tour National Tour
US Tour
US Tour 3rd National Tour
US Tour
2013   US Tour National Tour (2013-14)
US Tour
1975   Broadway Original Broadway Production
Broadway
1979   West End London Production
West End
1992   Los Angeles West Coast Revival
Los Angeles
1996   Off-Broadway Encores! Concert
Off-Broadway
1996   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
1997   US Tour 1st National Tour
US Tour
1997   West End London Revival
West End
1997   US Tour 2nd National Tour
US Tour
2012   US Tour National Tour
US Tour
2014   US Tour National Tour (2014-2015)
US Tour
US Tour National Tour
US Tour

 


Audio Recordings


1975  Composer's Demo
[unreleased]
1975  Studio Demo
[unreleased]
1975  Instrumental
1975  Original Broadway Cast
1981  Australian Cast
1994  Excerpts (Lost in Boston)
1996  Broadway Revival Cast
1998  London Revival Cast
2002  Film Soundtrack

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical

Score Overview


The following is a list of songs in the show or that have been included in the show in various versions:

Main Program

Overture
All That Jazz
Funny Honey
Cell Block Tango
When You're Good to Momma
Tap Dance
All I Care About
A Little Bit of Good
We Both Reached for the Gun
Roxie
I Can't Do It Alone
Chicago After Midnight
My Own Best Friend
a.k.a. I Am My Own Best Friend
Entr’acte
I Know a Girl
Me and My Baby
Mister Cellophane
a.k.a. Mr. Cellophane
When Velma Takes the Stand
Razzle Dazzle
Class
Nowadays
Hot Honey Rag
a.k.a. Keep It Hot
Finale

Cut prior to opening

Ten Percent
No
It
Loopin' De Loop
a.k.a. Looping de Loop
Rose Colored Glasses
Pansy Eyes

Main Program

R.S.V.P.
Keep It Hot
a.k.a. Hot Honey Rag

Chicago - 1975 Broadway Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Book of a Musical
Fred Ebb
Bob Fosse
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Choreography
Bob Fosse
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Costume Design
Patricia Zipprodt
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Direction of a Musical
Bob Fosse
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Lighting Design
Jules Fisher
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Musical
Robert Fryer
James Cresson
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
John Kander
Fred Ebb
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Jerry Orbach
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Chita Rivera
Gwen Verdon
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Scenic Design
Tony Walton

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