Jan 19 2012 Flintshire Chronicle
INTERNATIONAL award-winning musical Chicago is coming to the Rhyl Pavilion from April 30-May 5 with an all new star cast.
The production features Ali Bastian as Roxie Hart, Stefan Booth as Billy Flynn, Tupele Dorgu as Velma Kelly and Bernie Nolan as Mama Morton.
Based on real life events back in the roaring 1920s, nightclub singer Roxie Hart shoots her lover and along with Cell Block rival, double-murderess Velma Kelly, they fight to keep from death row with the help of smooth talking lawyer Billy Flynn.
Chicago’s sexy, sassy score includes All That Jazz and Razzle Dazzle.
The show won six Tony, two Olivier, one Grammy, two Bafta and six Academy Awards.
Ali Bastian has been a regular fixture on British TV screens for over nine years, having played the long-running roles of Becca in Hollyoaks and Sally Armstrong in The Bill.
Stefan Booth was recently seen playing Tanya’s husband Greg Jessop in EastEnders. Tupele Dorgu is best known as Kelly Crabtree in Coronation Street, a role she played for six years.
Bernie Nolan was the lead singer with The Nolans from 1974 until 1994 and has enjoyed phenomenal worldwide success.
Call 01745 33 00 00 or visit www.rhylpavilion.co.uk.