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Out Of The Box Theatre Company Presents CHICAGO By Maurine Watkins Photo Out Of The Box Theatre Company Presents CHICAGO By Maurine Watkins
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 23, 2022

Out of the Box Theatre Company opens its 2022-23 season with an Actors' Equity Association-approved showcase production of the rarely seen but classic comedy Chicago: The Play by Maurine Watkins, October 13-23.

Regional Premiere of THE SECRET OF MY SUCCESS Added to Theatre Under the Stars 2022/2 Photo Regional Premiere of THE SECRET OF MY SUCCESS Added to Theatre Under the Stars 2022/23 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 6, 2022

Today, Theatre Under The Stars announced changes to its upcoming 2022/23 Season including the addition of a brand new show. TUTS will be producing the regional premiere of The Secret of My Success. Based on the hit 1980s film that starred Michael J. Fox.

Mint Theater's American Premiere of CHAINS Opens Tomorrow Photo Mint Theater's American Premiere of CHAINS Opens Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2022

Now, more than two years after it was first announced, the cast of Chains will celebrate Opening Night on Thursday June 23rd, at Theatre Row. Performances will now continue through July 23rd.

Photos: First Look at Mint Theater's American Premiere of CHAINS Photo Photos: First Look at Mint Theater's American Premiere of CHAINS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2022

Director Jenn Thompson stepped behind the camera during recent rehearsals to create a rare behind the scenes photo gallery of Mint Theater's American Premiere of Chains by Elizabeth Baker before it begins performances. Check out photos!

Brenda Edwards to Return as Mama Morton in the UK and Ireland Tour of CHICAGO Photo Brenda Edwards to Return as Mama Morton in the UK and Ireland Tour of CHICAGO
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2022

Much-loved performer and TV personality Brenda Edwards will return to the stage as Mama Morton in the UK and Ireland tour of the international smash hit musical CHICAGO, the role in which she made her West End debut.

Cast Announced for Mint Theater's American Premiere Of CHAINS By Elizabeth Baker At T Photo Cast Announced for Mint Theater's American Premiere Of CHAINS By Elizabeth Baker At Theatre Row
by A.A. Cristi - May 12, 2022

On March 11th 2020 Mint Theater Company completed casting for their next production, the long delayed American premiere of Chains by Elizabeth Baker, scheduled to open that May.  

Photos: First Look at Lee Mead in the UK and Ireland Tour of CHICAGO Photo Photos: First Look at Lee Mead in the UK and Ireland Tour of CHICAGO
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2022

New images have been released of Lee Mead starring as Billy Flynn in the UK and Ireland tour of CHICAGO.

American Premiere of CHAINS by Elizabeth Baker to be Presented at Theatre Row Photo American Premiere of CHAINS by Elizabeth Baker to be Presented at Theatre Row
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 29, 2022

Mint Theater Company announced that Elizabeth Baker’s Chains would make its long delayed American premiere at Theatre Row.

Lee Mead Will Play 'Billy Flynn' in the UK Tour of CHICAGO Photo Lee Mead Will Play 'Billy Flynn' in the UK Tour of CHICAGO
by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2022

Star of stage and screen Lee Mead will play the role of 'Billy Flynn' in the acclaimed UK and Ireland tour of the international smash hit musical CHICAGO. Lee joins the previously announced Gemma Collins as 'Mama Morton', Faye Brookes as 'Roxie Hart', Djalenga Scott as 'Velma Kelly', Jamie Baughan as 'Amos Hart' and B.E. Wong as 'Mary Sunshine'.

Live Theatre Returns to Stratford's Festival Theatre Today With CHICAGO Photo Live Theatre Returns to Stratford's Festival Theatre Today With CHICAGO
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2022

Today the Stratford Festival is welcoming audiences back to its iconic Festival Theatre with the first performance of the great Kander and Ebb musical Chicago.

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VIDEO: Get A First Look At CHICAGO at The Muny VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At CHICAGO at The Muny
by Alan Henry - Aug 31, 2021

The Muny is transporting audiences to the roaring 20s with Kander and Ebb's Chicago, the fifth and final show of the theatre's 103rd season, running Aug. 30 - Sept. 5. Get a first look at the show!

VIDEO: Stars of San Jose Stage Company's CHICAGO Appear on The Nine VideoVIDEO: Stars of San Jose Stage Company's CHICAGO Appear on The Nine
by Stage Tube - Feb 10, 2020

San Jose Stage Company PRESENTS Broadway's longest-running American musical a??CHICAGOa??. Nominated for three 1975 Tonya??®a?? Awards and the 1997 Tonya??®a?? Award-winner for a?oeBest Revival Of A Musical,a?? a??CHICAGOa?? features a book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb. a??CHICAGOa?? is based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins, with the script adaptation by David Thompson. The Stage's production of a??CHICAGOa?? will be directed by Randall King, choreography by Tracey Freeman-Shaw and music direction by Benjamin Belew. a??

BWW TV: Cuba Gooding Jr, Ruthie Henshall & More Talk CHICAGO VideoBWW TV: Cuba Gooding Jr, Ruthie Henshall & More Talk CHICAGO
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 22, 2018

BroadwayWorld recently attended a special press launch for Chicago. Following a successful UK and international tour, and after a 5½-year absence from London, the musical will open on 11 April, following previews from 26 March. It was also recently announced that the booking period has now been extended till October 6, 2018. Watch the cast discussing the show's return below!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At CHICAGO at The Dury Lane Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 28, 2017

BroadwayWorld has a first look at CHICAGO at the Dury Lane Theatre! Check out the video montage below! Drury Lane Theatre opens its electrifying new production of CHICAGO, featuring a book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, and based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins. This fiery new take on CHICAGO is directed by Drury Lane Theatre's Artistic Director William Osetek with choreography by Jane Lanier, the Tony-nominated student of Bob Fosse, and music direction by Roberta Duchak. CHICAGO runs April 20 - June 18, 2017 at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. The Press Opening is Friday, April 28, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

MEGA STAGE TUBE: Highlights from CHICAGO at the Hollywood Bowl - Samantha Barks, Ashlee Simpson and More!
by Stage Tube - Jul 27, 2013

The Hollywood Bowl's production of the third longest running musical in Broadway history - CHICAGO - stars Samantha Barks as Velma, Drew Carey as Amos, Lucy Lawless as Mama Morton, Stephen Moyer as Billy Flynn, and Ashlee Simpson as Roxie Hart. The Production opened last night, July 26, and runs through July 28. The show is directed by Brooke Shields with Musical Direction by Rob Fisher. Click below to watch highlights from the show, including 'All That Jazz', 'Cell Block Tango', 'We Both Reached For The Gun' and more!

BWW TV: Stephen Moyer, Samantha Barks, Ashlee Simpson, Brooke Shields & More Talk CHICAGO at the Hollywood Bowl!
by Michael Sterling and Jerry Evans - Jul 22, 2013

BWW TV Los Angeles Correspondents Michael Sterling and A.J. Hernandez were on hand for a sneak peak at rehearsal's and one-one-one cast and creative team interviews last Friday, July 19 for The Hollywood Bowl's production of the third longest running musical in Broadway history – CHICAGO. The production stars Samantha Barks as Velma, Drew Carey as Amos, Lucy Lawless as Mama Morton, Stephen Moyer as Billy Flynn, and Ashlee Simpson as Roxie Hart. The Production will be presented July 26 – July 28, at the historic 17,000 seat venue and is directed by Brooke Shields with Musical Direction by Rob Fisher.

STAGE TUBE: Kimberly Stewart Reveals Her 'CHICAGO' West End 'Roxie' Dream!
by Eddie Varley - Aug 10, 2009

While appearing at the London launch of Nokia's Skate Almighty, model, actress and socialite, Kimberly Stewart, daughter of rock legend Rod Stewart, revealed in an interview to ITN News that she's currently auditioning for a 'mystery' West End production.


Maurine Dallas Watkins Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Maurine Dallas Watkins written?
Maurine Dallas Watkins has written 1 shows including Chicago (Source Material).