By Andrew Gans
13 Dec 2012
Sieber, who will once again step into the role of slick lawyer Billy Flynn, will succeed multi-platinum recording artist Billy Ray Cyrus, who concludes his limited engagement Dec. 23.
Christopher Sieber's Broadway credits include La Cage aux Folles with Harvey Fierstein, Shrek (Tony nomination), Spamalot (Tony nomination), Thoroughly Modern Millie, Into the Woods, Beauty and the Beast, Triumph of Love and A Christmas Carol. He recently concluded a year-long engagement with the national tour of La Cage aux Folles, opposite George Hamilton.
Chicago won the Tony Award 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. The modern classic has music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb and book by Ebb and Fosse.
The Ambassador Theatre is located at 219 West 49th Street.
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