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Chicago the Musical

Ambassador Theatre, 219 W. 49th Street, New York City, NY 10019
+1 212-239-6200
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Come on, babe! If you’re looking for razzle-dazzle entertainment? If you’re looking for a night out at the theater you’ll remember for years to come? If you’re looking for pure Broadway? Then look no further than Chicago! 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 most astonishing dancing you’ve ever seen.
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  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
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Ambassador Theatre, 219 W. 49th Street, New York City, NY 10019
+1 212-239-6200
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was my very first Broadway show, so I don't have anything to compare it with. I kind of expected more, but again, it may be my fault. We got same-day tickets at the Times Square ticket booth, so ended up paying about $90 per...More

Thank Wilma R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The show was fantastic! The singing & dancing were energetic & funny. The performance was outstanding. The only problem we encountered was trying to use the restroom & get back during the intermission. The theater packs people in & it was tight with everyone needing...More

Thank aquaH2Omama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My teenage daughter is obsessed with the soundtrack so this was a must see for her when we decided on a girls' trip to NYC. I really enjoyed the show (I've seen the movie before) and the performers are all so talented. It's a low...More

Thank jkk918
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This show is classic fun, and a guaranteed way to have a stupendous time! Brilliantly directed and choreographed, and there was an interesting incorporation of the orchestra into the set, as well as the conductor into the show itself. There was some moments where the...More

1  Thank opatt101uk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The theatre was hot and seats are tight - there’s no where to hang coats so they sit on your lap. The lines for the bathroom are very long so move fast at the intermission and the bar lines are long too - just so...More

1  Thank Expattraveler100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent show. Cast, costumes, music, and singing were excellent. Great Mother/adult daughter experience. Theater was beautiful. Would like a tour of theater with additional information on historical background mentioned in Playbill.

Thank luemer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my favourite Broadway show!! I was not a huge fan of musicals but compared with the two other classics I saw: Cat and the Phantom of Opera, I feel Chicago is the most interesting one. The jazz is AMAZING and all the actors...More

Thank Lena L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am only spending 2 nights here in NYC so I decided to go to Broadway. I think I chose the best musical in town! Literally every second I had a huge smile on my face. The actors were extremely talented in both acting and...More

2  Thank George W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic show! The fencing and singing is superb! Personally, I would not bring small children as some dance moves might not be propitiate for them. Definitely a must!

Thank Olga C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

amazing show. more than I expected. todrick hall is an amazing actor and so is the rest of the cast were so amazing and the songs were stunning!!!!

Thank shawnmendesbabe725
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July 30, 2016|
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Response from matt_hayley | Reviewed this property |
sorry for not answering sooner, but have been off the forum quite some time. we got our discount tickets from TKTS right in time square you cant miss it its right behind the bleachers. have a great time barry and mary
May 2, 2015|
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Response from soupbandit | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but would agree that its a show to miss despite the hype !!!
March 28, 2015|
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Response from lil'dog | Reviewed this property |
funny everyone. save your money and go to another show. 'Chicago' has got to be one of the worst shows I have ever seen. the only reason went was because the tickets were really cheap at the red box on times square. add... More