Galleries: Chicago - Sydney Opening Night - Capitol Theatre
The multi-award winning, record breaking musical Chicago opened at Sydney’s Capitol Theatre on Tuesday August 27, 2019. Produced in Australia by John Frost and Suzanne Jones, this new Australian production will continue onto QPAC’s Lyric Theatre from November 2 and the State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne from December 14.
Starring as the irreverent and determined Roxie Hart, is Natalie Bassingthwaighte. Joining her as the empowered and glamorous Velma Kelly is Alinta Chidzey. Casey Donovan plays the tough and sassy prison warden Matron ‘Mama’ Morton. Playing the role of the cunning and charismatic lawyer Billy Flynn, in Sydney and Brisbane is iconic Australian actor and entertainer Tom Burlinson.
Photographer: Chris Pavlich