Tony Winner Neuwirth Will Be Part of Chicago's "Talkback Tuesdays" Series

News   Tony Winner Neuwirth Will Be Part of Chicago's "Talkback Tuesdays" Series Chicago's "Talkback Tuesdays" series, the post-show discussion series that launched in 2008 with director Walter Bobbie, will continue Feb. 10.
Bebe Neuwirth
Bebe Neuwirth Photo by Mark Hanauer

Following the Feb. 10 performance of the long-running, Tony-winning revival of Kander and Ebb's Chicago at the Ambassador Theatre, the show's original Velma Kelly, Tony Award winner Bebe Neuwirth, will take part in a discussion and question-and-answer session.

The series, according to press notes, is designed to "provide theatregoers with an exclusive, behind-the-scenes glimpse into the world of Chicago."

Bebe Neuwirth received Tony Awards for her performances in the revivals of Sweet Charity and Chicago. Her other Broadway credits include roles in A Chorus Line, Little Me, Dancin', Damn Yankees and Fosse. Known around the world for her Emmy Award-winning role as Lilith on the NBC series "Cheers," Neuwirth has also been seen on screen in "Summer of Sam," "Celebrity," "Liberty Heights," "The Associate," "Jumanji," "Bugsy," "The Paint Job," "Getting to Know You" and "Wild Palms." Neuwirth also starred in a limited engagement of Here Lies Jenny, a musical event exploring the works of Kurt Weill at Off-Broadway's Zipper Theatre.

Tickets for the Feb. 10 "Talkback Tuesdays" performance are available by calling (212) 239-6200 or by visiting www.telecharge.com.

The Ambassador Theatre is located in Manhattan at 219 West 49th Street. Visit www.ChicagoTheMusical.com for more information.