Experience razzle dazzle as CHICAGO returns to Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre are excited to announce the international smash hit musical CHICAGO will razzle and dazzle its way back to Dublin in March 2025. CHICAGO will run from Tuesday the 11th of March until Saturday 15th of March 2025. Tickets from €21.50, on sale Friday 03 May at 9.00am through Ticketmaster.

Set amidst the razzle-dazzle decadence of the 1920s, 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.

Created by the musical theatre talents of John Kander, Fred Ebb and legendary choreographer Bob Fosse, CHICAGO’s sexy, sassy score includes the show-stopping songs “Razzle Dazzle”, “Cell Block Tango”, and “All That Jazz”. Winner of six Tony Awards, two Olivier Awards and a Grammy, CHICAGO is the longest running American musical in Broadway and West End history.

Since it opened in New York in 1996, CHICAGO has played in 38 countries worldwide, and been performed in English, Dutch, German, Swedish, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Italian, French, Danish, Japanese and Korean. Worldwide it has been seen by an estimated 34 million people, grossed over $1.7 billion has played over 33,500 performances.

CHICAGO, which is based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins, has a book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb. The 1996 Broadway revival of CHICAGO was choreographed by Ann Reinking in the style of Bob Fosse, directed by Walter Bobbie, and produced by Barry and Fran Weissler.

Tickets for CHICAGO at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2 are priced from €21.50 and go on sale Friday 03 May at 9.00am through Ticketmaster.  The show runs from Tuesday 11 March 2025 to Saturday 15 March 2025.