By Andrew Gans
26 Aug 2013
|Photo by Jeremy Daniel|
Silverman (The Phantom of the Opera) will join the cast Aug. 30, with Ryan (Dreamgirls) returning to the role of Mama Morton Sept. 1 and Marroquin (Mary Poppins) returning to play Roxy Hart beginning Sept. 2.
The cast also features Amra-Faye Wright as Velma Kelly, Paul C. Vogt as Amos Hart and R. Lowe as Mary Sunshine.
The revival of Chicago began life as one of the three annual Encores! presentations offered by City Center. The musical opened on Broadway at the Richard Rodgers Theatre in November 1996 where it remained through February 1997. The musical transferred to the Shubert Theatre on Feb. 11, 1997, and played that house through Jan. 26, 2003. The revival reopened at the Ambassador Theatre, its current home, on Jan. 29, 2003.
The Ambassador Theatre is located at 219 W. 49th Street.
Visit ChicagoTheMusical.com for more information.