Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI
March, 2010

Director: Jay Berkow

Choreographer: Tony Calucci

Scenic Designer: Trevor Frederiksen 

Sound Designer: Evan Q. Andrews 

Costume Designer: Leandra Watson

Chicago is a Kander and Ebb musical set in Prohibition-era Chicago. The music is by John Kander with lyrics byFred Ebb and a book by Ebb and Bob Fosse. The story is a satire on corruption in the administration of criminal justice and the concept of the "celebrity criminal". The musical is based on a 1926 play of the same name by reporter Maurine Dallas Watkins about actual criminals and crimes she reported on.

Photos: Ben Bauer