PHOTO CALL: Brooke Shields Is the New Girl In Town As She Joins Chicago Cast
17 Sep 2005
From Top: Debra Monk (left) and Bryn Dowling; Liza Minnelli and Christopher Sieber.
Brooke Shields, who was seen last seen on Broadway in Wonderful Town, joined the New York company of Chicago on Sept. 15.
Fresh from starring as Roxie Hart in London’s West End, Shields has made the journey back home to the States to take over the same role, which was recently played by Charlotte d’Amboise.
At left, cast members Debra Monk and Bryn Dowling, as well as friends Liza Minnelli and Christopher Sieber (Spamalot), are seen as they await Shields’ arrival at a party to celebrate her opening night. Below, several company members welcome Shields to the show at Bond 45 on West 45th Street in New York City.
Photos by Aubrey Reuben
The cast welcomes Brook Shields (center) to Chicago.
Set in the magical world of La Belle Epoque Paris, where fashion, glamour, and passion prevail, Lerner and Loewe's celebrated musical is a romantic comedy about one young woman's journey to find her true self... and her true love.