Music by John Kander Lyrics by Fred Ebb Book by Bob Fosse and Fred Ebb Playing May 4-June 3, 2018 Directed by Patrick Spike
1924. The Windy City. Nightclub girl Roxie Hart is arrested for her lover’s murder and sentenced to Cook County Jail. But once inside, Roxie discovers an electrifying world of fame and publicity, with the alluring Velma Kelly firmly in the limelight. And Velma will stop at nothing for her long-awaited return to the stage.
Winner of both the Tony Award for Best Revival and Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, Chicago is the bold, sexy musical about notoriety, celebrity, and human passion.
The Ferndale Repertory Theatre is the oldest and largest of the North Coast's resident community theatres, having its beginning as Ferndale Little Theater in 1972. It is located in the small Victorian Village of Ferndale, in the historic Hart Theatre building, built in 1920.
FRT produces six main stage shows a year, plus special music performances. With a dedicated professional staff, Board of Directors and a cadre of multi-talented volunteers, Ferndale Repertory Theatre is an active part of the Humboldt area art scene.
Ferndale Repertory Theatre offers group rates, and special packages along with rental of the 260 seat theater for special events.