Chicago Prod Shot

Chicago

Live at
Opera House Manchester
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Mon 23 May - Sat 28 May 2022
  Tickets available from £19.50
subject to a transaction fee of £3.65
Musical
2 hours 25 minutes
incl. interval
CHICAGO, the "sexiest musical ever" (Metro) is back in Manchester for one week only starring Coronation Street’s Faye Brookes (Dancing On Ice, Grease, Legally Blonde) as Roxie Hart and West End star Djalenga Scott (Annie, Chicago, West Side Story) as Velma Kelly.
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Opera House Manchester

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Mon 23 May - Sat 28 May 2022
3 Quay St, Manchester M3 3HP, UK
2 hours 25 minutes incl. interval
Mon - Sat at 19:30
Thu and Sat at 14:30 and 19:30
Age guidance 13+
For group bookings of 10 or more:

“Murder, greed, corruption, exploitation, adultery and treachery…all those things we hold near and dear to our hearts” So begins the international multi-award-winning musical, CHICAGO.

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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.

STILL THE SEXIEST MOST SENSATIONAL MUSICAL
- Sunday Express
SEXY, SASSY, SULTRY, SEDUCTIVE, SENSUAL, SLINKY, SOPHISTICATED
- Independent on Sunday
MAKES ALL OTHER MUSICALS LOOK TAME
- Daily Express
THE MOST EXCITING MUSICAL OF ITS GENERATION
- The Times
SHEER THEATRICAL BLISS
- Daily Telegraph

Created by the musical theatre talents of John Kander, Fred Ebb and legendary choreographer Bob Fosse, CHICAGO’s sexy, sassy score with one show-stopping song after another includes “Razzle Dazzle”, “Cell Block Tango”, and “All That Jazz”. With 6 Tony Awards, 2 Olivier Awards, a Grammy® and thousands of standing ovations, CHICAGO truly is “SUPERB” (Daily Telegraph).

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Opera House Manchester

3 Quay St, Manchester M3 3HP, UK
Deansgate Station
The box office will open 90 minutes prior to performances. Please be aware this is a cashless venue and will only accept card payments at retail points.
Bars are situated on all levels of the theatre.
Avoid the queues and be our guest in the Ambassador lounge. Add some sparkle to your night out and enjoy a show with bespoke service.
No Children under 5 will be admitted to the Venue except where specifically stated at the time of booking.

Originally The New Theatre, it opened on Boxing Day, 1912. It went through several iterations, being renamed once before becoming the Opera House in 1920. It's also been used for different functions; as a cinema in WW2, then a bingo hall before reopening as a theatre again in 1984. Since, it has hosted magnificent shows like Barnum and Phantom of the Opera.

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Opera House Manchester

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Mon 23 May - Sat 28 May 2022
3 Quay St, Manchester M3 3HP, UK
2 hours 25 minutes incl. interval
Mon - Sat at 19:30
Thu and Sat at 14:30 and 19:30
Age guidance 13+
For group bookings of 10 or more: