Chicago – After wowing audiences as “Donna and the Dynamos”
in the Marriott Theatre’s critically acclaimed production of Mamma Mia, Meghan Murphy, Cassie Slater, and Danni Smith join forces once again to sing about the sweet release of a well-timed belly laugh and the life affirming power of a newfound friendship.
Monday & Tuesday, February 26 and 27 – 8pm
1700 Theatre at Steppenwolf
Three-time Jeff Award-nominated actress Meghan Murphy (aka Big Red), recently played to a sold out Feinstein’s/54 Below in NYC, as well as concerts throughout Chicago, Philly, LA, Canada and Europe. She recently starred in City of Angels, Smokey Joe’s
Café, Something Wicked This Way Comes (World Premiere) and is currently in Cabaret (Paramount Theater). Meghanmurphybigred.com
Jeff Award-winning actress Cassie Slater, has sung all over NYC and Chicago – Lincoln Center, Merkin Concert Hall, Laurie Beechman, Ars Nova. In 2007, she won NYMF’s Next Broadway Sensation competition which lead to her first solo show at Joe’s Pub. www.CassieSlater.com
Four-time Jeff Award-winning actress Danni Smith, is a favorite of the Chicagoland musical theatre scene, having starred in Fun Home, Man of La Mancha, Cabaret, City of Angels and many more. www.DanniSmith.com
The ladies are backed by Matt Deitchman (MD & keys), Dave Saenger (guitar), Jed Feder (drums) and Michael Sinclair (bass).
“The ladies bring the audience to their feet, heads bopping up and down, hands clapping and bodies swaying, in everything they sing,” says Colin Douglas of ChicagolandMusicalTheatre.com and Chicago Theater Review.
These three have become Chicago’s most inseparable musical theatre beltresses. Belter + Actress = Beltress, it’s a thing. Don’t miss this unforgettable evening of hilarious tales, wicked harmonies and brassy trios.
More information and tickets are available here.