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Photos: First Look at Jennifer Holliday, Emma Pittman, and Lana Gordon in CHICAGO

The Tony Award-winning, record-breaking hit musical Chicago is now playing at New York’s Ambassador Theatre.

All new production photos have been released of Jennifer Holliday as "Matron Mama Morton" and Emma Pittman as "Roxie Hart" in Chicago, Broadway's longest running American musical, now celebrating it's 25th year on Broadway.

Check out the photos below!

The Tony Award-winning, record-breaking hit musical Chicago is now playing at New York's Ambassador Theatre (219 W. 49th St., NYC). Now in its 25th year, Chicago is Broadway's longest running American musical.

With a legendary book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb, Chicago is now the #1 longest-running American musical in Broadway history.

Produced by Barry and Fran Weissler, Chicago is the winner of six 1997 Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival and the Grammy Award for Best Musical Cast Recording.

Directed by Tony Award winner Walter Bobbie and choreographed by Tony Award winner Ann Reinking, Chicago features set design by Tony Award winner John Lee Beatty, costume design by Tony Award winner William Ivey Long, lighting design by Tony Award winner Ken Billington, sound design by Tony Award winner Scott Lehrer and casting by Stewart/Whitley.


Set amidst the razzle-dazzle decadence of the 1920s, Chicago is the story of Roxie Hart, a housewife and nightclub dancer who 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.

Photo Credit: Jeremy Daniel

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Jennifer Holliday

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Jennifer Holliday

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Jennifer Holliday, Lana Gordon

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Jennifer Holliday, Emma Pittman, Lana Gordon

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Emma Pittman

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