The glamorous Tony Award winning musical production that holds the record for most shows on Broadway, CHICAGO, is coming to Tel Aviv. Israeli superstar Shiri Maimon has been granted the role of lead star in the production: Rocky Hart. The musical will be performed on select dates starting November 2018.
Since 1996, CHICAGO has been performed nearly 33,000 time in 36 different countries and now it's making it's debut in the White City. Garnering six Tony Awards, a Grammy Award, two Oliver Awards, five Drama Desk Awards, and more, the show is set to impress an Israeli audience.
CHICAGO is the story of a housewife living in the prohibition era of the 1920's who murders her lover after he threatens to leave her. Roxy Hart gains employment by Chicago criminal lawyer, Billy Flynn who then assists her in sensationalizing her crime.