Grammy Winner Brandy Returns to Chicago
Producers of the Tony Award-winning, record-breaking hit musical Chicago are thrilled to announce that Grammy Award-winner Brandy Norwood will return to Broadway for a special 17 performance only engagement as “Roxie Hart,” August 17 to 31, 2017 at the Ambassador Theatre (219 W. 49th St.). Brandy first played the role on Broadway in a 4 month extended engagement in 2015. She went on to reprise her performance in Los Angeles and Washington D.C. receiving glowing critical acclaim with the Chicago national tour.
Following her enormous success as “Roxie” at the Hollywood Pantages and Kennedy Center, Brandy Norwood gives New Yorkers a surprise end-of-summer visit. For two weeks only Brandy will lead the Broadway company of Chicago as Roxie. Brandy is beyond excited to greet her fans once again on the Great White Way. Lights up New York, Brandy is here.
A Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter and actress, Brandy Norwood has sold more than 40 million albums worldwide. She first stole our hearts with her multi-platinum self-titled debut album featuring the hit single “I Wanna Be Down.” Her record “The Boy Is Mine” was the best selling song in the US upon release and spent 13 weeks on the top of the hot 100. It also won a 1998 Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals. As an actress, Brandy has starred in her own sitcom, “Moesha,” and made history in Disney’s television film Cinderella as its first black princess, starring alongside her icon Whitney Houston. For more information, visit her website at www.4everbrandy.com.