CHICAGO at The Muny’s Gabi Stapula takes over our Instagram today

CHICAGO at The Muny's Gabi Stapula takes over our Instagram today

Tune in to our Instagram story today, like Gabi Stapula takes over to take you behind the scenes of their day at Chicago’s opening night at The Muny.

Gabi grateful to return to the Muny as a swing in Chicago. This is her sixth season on The Muny, and she is the proud director/choreographer of the Muny Kids.

Television credits include: Saturday Night Live, The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and The Tonight Show.

The public and the critics shouted “Whoopee!” for last season’s thrilling production of Chicago. After an abbreviated run and early closing of the 2021 season, The Muny’s 2022 season opens with this encore production! Hailed as “Musical Theater Magic,” “Absolutely Stunning,” and “Nothing Short of Brilliant,” Chicago was the talk of the town. So, restart the car and head off to Kander and Ebb’s internationally acclaimed, Tony Award-winning musical about fame, fortune and justice. The cheerful assassins Roxie Hart and Velma Kelly are waiting for you!

The production received the St. Louis Theater Circle Award for Best Musical, as well as six others, including direction and choreography and musical direction. As previously announced, Chicago is directed and choreographed by Denis Jones, with musical direction by Charlie Alterman.

Joining the previously announced Sarah Bowden (Roxie Hart), J. Harrison Ghee (Velma Kelly), Adam Heller (Amos Hart), Emily Skinner (Matron “Mama” Morton), James T. Lane (Billy Flynn), and Ali Ewoldt ( Mary Sunshine) are Mackenzie Bell, Joe Bigelow, Darien Crago, Abbey Friedmann, Anna Gassett, Valton Jackson, Madison Johnson, David Paul Kidder, Drew King, Tara Kostmayer, Brian Shimasaki Liebson, Lizz Picini, Michael James Reed, Trevor Michael Schmidt, Diana Vaden, Adam Vanek, Nathaniel Washington, Kelli Youngman, Kamal Lado, Gabi Stapula, and Debby Lennon. The company will also be joined by the youth ensembles Muny Kid and Teen.

Muny’s 2022 season includes Chicago (June 13-19), Lerner and Loewe’s Camelot (June 22-28), Disney’s Mary Poppins and Cameron Macintosh (July 5-13), Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (16-22), Legally Blonde, The Musical (July 25-31), The Color Purple (August 3-9), and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (August 12-18).

Season tickets are currently on sale. Individual tickets will be available starting May 23. Muny Gift Cards for Season 104 are now available online and at the Muny Box Office.

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