Don’t miss CHICAGO coming to the Capitol Theatre this August and starring Natalie Bassingthwaighte as Roxie Hart, Alinta Chidzey as Velma Kelly and Casey Donovan as Matron ‘Mama’ Morton’.

A true New York City Institution, CHICAGO has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; one show-stopping song after another; and the slickest dancing in town. No wonder CHICAGO has been honoured with 6 Tony Awards ®, 2 Olivier Awards, a Grammy ® and thousands of standing ovations.

Murder, greed, corruption, exploitation, adultery and treachery…all those things we hold near and dear to our hearts”…so begins the international multi-award-winning musical, CHICAGO.

Based on real life events back in the roaring 1920s, jazz slayer 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.

Created by the musical theatre talents of John Kander, Fred Ebb and legendary choreographer Bob Fosse, CHICAGO’s sexy, sassy score includes “All That Jazz” and “Razzle Dazzle”, CHICAGO truly is “The sharpest, slickest  show on the block” The Times UK.

  • Age Recommendation: Suitable for ages 13+
  • Duration: Approximately 2 hours & 30 minutes, including interval.
  • Group Bookings: Discounts for bookings of 12+ via Ticketmaster Groups, (02) 8240 2290.
  • Authorised Seller: Only purchase your tickets via Ticketmaster (Australia) using the BUY TICKETS button on this page. Tickets purchased from a third party may be fraudulent or have a high mark-up. If you have any questions, email us.
  • Audio Described Performance: Chicago the Musical, in partnership with Vision Australia will be Audio Describing the performance on Thursday19 September at 7.30pm. This is a service for people who are blind or have low vision. A small discrete receiver is provided by Vision Australia prior to the performance, which transmits live descriptions of key scenic, costume and lighting elements as well as pivotal action, cast entrances and exits throughout the performance. Bookings can be made for the audio description performance through Ticketmaster Group Bookings (1300 889 278). Ensure you mention ‘Audio Description’ to reserve your receiver. 
  • Auslan Interpreted Performance: An Auslan interpreted performance will be occurring on Sunday 13 of October 1.00pm for deaf patrons, thanks to Sweeney Interpreting. Bookings can be made for the Auslan interpreted performance through Ticketmaster Group Bookings (1300 889 278). Ensure you mention ‘“Auslan performance” so that your seats are placed in the designated section of the theatre.

Tue 20 Aug 2019 07:00 PM
Wed 21 Aug 2019 01:00 PM | 07:30 PM
Thu 22 Aug 2019 07:30 PM
Fri 23 Aug 2019 07:30 PM
Sat 24 Aug 2019 02:00 PM | 07:30 PM
Sun 25 Aug 2019 03:00 PM
Tue 27 Aug 2019 07:00 PM

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  • "The sharpest, slickest show on the block"

    The Times, UK

  • "Chicago glitters hypnotically"

    New York Times, USA

  • "The most exciting musical of its generation"

     The Times, UK

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  • "Sexy, pin-sharp and near flawless"

    Sydney Morning Herald

  • "Chicago remains a phenomenon"

    Sunday Express, UK

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Ladies & gentlemen, #ChicagoInAU is pleased to announce that due to popular demand, 16,000 new seats have just been released for performances up to 8 September at the @CapitolTheatreSydney ???? ?? #ChicagoMusical #ChicagoTheMusical #Chicago #AllThatJazz #CellBlockTango #MusicalTheatre #Sydney #ILoveSydney #Presale @chicagoinau

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?? Iconic Australian entertainer Tom Burlinson will join the cast of @chicagoinau as cunning & charismatic lawyer Billy Flynn at the #CapitolTheatre ???? #ChicagoAU #ChicagoMusical #ChicagoTheMusical #Chicago #AllThatJazz #CellBlockTango #MusicalTheatre #Sydney #capitoltheatresydney @foundationtheatres

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?? Due to demand...30,000 new CHICAGO seats have just been released! Get priority access to tickets from 24 September - 5 October by emailing club@ctm.com.au. ?? @chicagoinau @ticketmasterau @foundationtheatres #musicaltheatre #chicagothemusical #chicagoinau

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When you're good to mama, mama's good to you... ?? CHICAGO performances from 11-22 September have just been released, email club@ctm.com.au for pre-sale access. @chicagoinau ?? #capitoltheatresydney #musicaltheatre

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This is still 4 months away, but we’re starting to get a bit excited! ?? @chicagoinau @natbassingthwaighte @caseydonovan88 @alinta at #capitoltheatresydney from 20 August!

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Ladies & gentlemen, #ChicagoInAU is pleased to announce that due to popular demand, 16,000 new seats have just been released for performances up to 8 September at the @CapitolTheatreSydney ???? ?? #ChicagoMusical #ChicagoTheMusical #Chicago #AllThatJazz #CellBlockTango #MusicalTheatre #Sydney #ILoveSydney #Presale @chicagoinau

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