All They Care About Is Amour: French Version of Chicago Opens March 3

News   All They Care About Is Amour: French Version of Chicago Opens March 3 Chicago makes its Parisian bow March 3 at Paris' Casino de Paris.
A scene from the Paris production of Chicago
A scene from the Paris production of Chicago

Presented by Sandler-Poulin, Juste Pour Rire and Barry and Fran Weissler, the production will be performed in French and features direction by Scott Faris. Choreographer Gary Chryst will re-create the Broadway work of Walter Bobbie and Ann Reinking. The cast of the Kander and Ebb musical includes Veronic DiCaire as Roxie Hart, Terra Ciccotosto as Velma Kelly and Stephane Rousseau as Billy Flynn.

The hit revival of Chicago continues to play Broadway's Ambassador Theatre. The musical won the Tony for Best Revival of a Musical in 1997 as well as awards for actors Bebe Neuwirth and James Naughton, director Walter Bobbie, lighting designer Ken Billington and choreographer Ann Reinking. The original production was directed and choreographed by the late Bob Fosse.

Casino de Paris is located at 16, Rue de Clichy. For tickets, call 08-926 98-9260 or visit www.casinodeparis.fr.