Huffman, last on Broadway opposite Nathan Lane in The Nance, stepped into the role of Matron “Mama” Morton. She succeeds singer-songwriter Valerie Simpson, who played her final performance April 22.
April 23 also marked the return of Broadway favorite, Tony nominee Charlotte d'Amboise (Pippin, A Chorus Line, Jerome Robbins’ Broadway), to the role of Roxie Hart. The cast also features Amra-Faye Wright as Velma Kelly, Chaz Lamar Shepherd as Billy Flynn, Evan Harrington as Amos Hart, and R. Lowe as Mary Sunshine.
Flip through photos of the curtain call below:
See Tony Winner Cady Huffman Return to Broadway in Chicago