"Chicago" opens on Lewiston stage

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Gabi Garcia
Photo by Gabi Garcia

With dazzling music and choreography, the Lewiston Civic Theatre opens “Chicago” tonight in Lewiston. This classic musical tells the story of Roxie Hart who murders her extramarital lover when he tries to leave her. Roxie meets Velma Kelly while in jail, convinces her husband to take the blame and creates a media spectacle of the crime.

The show is rated PG-13. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday, Sept. 20-22 and 27-29; and 2 p.m. Sunday and Sept. 30. Admission is $11 to $19. Tickets are available online at www.lctheatre.org or by calling (208) 746-3401. The show is at Lewiston High School, 1114 9th Ave.