All that jazz

Set in the decadent 1920's during the prohibition period in Chicago, USA,

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
March 7, 2019 09:21
1 minute read.
All that jazz

Chicago. (photo credit: JEREMY DANIEL)

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analysis from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later

More than31 million people have seen 'Chicago' worldwide and now the US tour is coming to Israel for the first time Starring Shiri Maimon As 'Roxie Hart' March 7-16 at Heichal Hatarbut, Tel Aviv.

The production of Chicago has cast Israeli super-star Shiri Maimon for the lead role as 'Roxie Hart'.

As previously announced, Shiri Maimon was welcomed to star in the lead role as Roxie Hart in Chicago- the musical. In light of the Israeli casting, the production office 'Hadran' identified the opportunity and asked to bring the musical along with Maimon following her appearance on Broadway.

The Broadway revival production was first presented in 1996 and has been playing ever since with nearly 33,000 performances worldwide in more than 36 countries (from Australia in the south to Denmark in the north, and from Abu Dhabi in the east to Hawaii in the west) and more than 490 cities around the world. It is the longest-running musical revival on Broadway in New York and on the West End in London, a record breaking achievement.

Set in the decadent 1920's during the prohibition period in Chicago, USA.

Chicago is the story of Roxie Hart, a housewife and nightclub dancer who murders her on-the-side lover after he threatens to walk out on her. Desperate to avoid conviction, she dupes the public, the media and her rival cellmate, Velma Kelly, by hiring Chicago’s slickest criminal lawyer to transform her malicious crime into a barrage of sensational headlines, the likes of which might just as easily be ripped from today's tabloids.

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

March 19, 2019
State Witness wishes to change testimony in submarines deal affair

By HAGAY HACOHEN