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The Cher Show, musical about the iconic singer, announces design team

Chicago, IL — The Cher Show, a new musical based on the life of Cherilyn Sarkisian La Piere Bono Allman - or as her friends call her, Cher, is produced by Flody Suarez (What's New Pussycat) and four-time Tony Award-winner Jeffrey Seller (Hamilton).

The Cher Show outfit design
The Cher Show outfit design
Suarez and Seller announced today the design team for The Cher Show including legendary costume designer and longtime Cher collaborator Bob Mackie.

Recognized for her influential contributions to music, film, television, fashion, and popular culture, the Grammy, Oscar, Golden Globe, and Emmy award-winning entertainer's life story will be brought to the stage in the new musical featuring her beloved chart-topping hits. 

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Rounding out the creative team are nine-time Emmy Award winning costume designer Bob Mackie, Tony-Award winning set designer Christine Jones (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and American Idiot), set designer Brett Banakis (The Glass Menagerie), Tony Award-winning lighting designer Kevin Adams (Hedwig and the Angry Inch and American Idiot), and sound designer Nevin Steinberg (Hamilton and Dear Evan Hansen). The newly announced design team joins book writer Rick Elice(Tony Award-winning best musical Jersey Boys), director Jason Moore (Tony Award-winning best musical Avenue Q), Tony Award-winning choreographer Christopher Gattelli (Newsies), and Tony Award-winning orchestrator, arranger and music supervisor Daryl Waters (Memphis) in bringing the new musical to the stage.

The new musical based on the life and career of the iconic singer and actress, will have its Pre-Broadway Premiere in Chicago with previews beginning on June 12, 2018 at Broadway In Chicago's Oriental Theatre (24 W. Randolph). Individual tickets will go on sale Friday, March 23. For more information, visitwww.BroadwayInChicago.com.
 
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