Chicago's Hardin and Braxton to Perform on "Good Day New York" Dec. 31

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30 Dec 2008

Melora Hardin as Roxie Hart
Melora Hardin as Roxie Hart
Photo by Joan Marcus

Melora Hardin and Brenda Braxton, who play merry murderesses Roxie Hart and Velma Kelly, respectively, in the Tony-winning revival of Chicago at the Ambassador Theatre, will appear on FOX-5's "Good Day New York" Dec. 31.

The duo will perform John Kander and Fred Ebb's "Hot Honey Rag" on the morning chat program, which airs in the New York metropolitan area on FOX, Channel 5. The segment is scheduled to air at 8:45 AM ET.

"Good Day New York" is broadcast on FOX from 7-9 AM ET; check local listings.

Chicago also currently features Tom Hewitt as Billy Flynn, Scott Davidson as Amos Hart, LaVon Fisher-Wilson as Matron "Mama" Morton and R. Lowe as Mary Sunshine.

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.

Chicago plays the Ambassador Theatre, located at 215 West 49th Street.

The long-running musical celebrated its 12th anniversary and its 5,000th performance on Broadway Nov. 14.

Visit www.chicagothemusical.com for additional information.