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Chicago Production History

Chicago Show 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
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Intermissions:1
Version:Original Broadway Version
Show type Musical

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1992   Los Angeles West Coast Revival
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1975   Broadway Original Broadway Production
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1979   West End London Production
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1996   Off-Broadway Encores! Concert
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1997   US Tour 1st National Tour
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1997   West End London Revival
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1997   US Tour 2nd National Tour
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2012   US Tour National Tour
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2014   US Tour National Tour (2014-2015)
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2018   West End West End Return Engagement
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2021   Broadway Broadway Revival
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Chicago - 1975 Broadway Awards and Nominations

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