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Bianca Marroquin’s Charismatic Characterization of Roxie Hart in “Chicago” Will Dazzle DPAC Patrons

Chicago is one of the shows that causes people to develop the annoying habit of humming or singing the tunes the next day. “He Had It Coming” has been on my lips since we left the theater, but not because the men in the play “had it coming” — rather it’s because the actresses who… Read More ›

On July 31-Aug. 5, Durham Performing Arts Center will present "Chicago," starring Christie Brinkley as former showgirl-turned-sexy jazz slayer Roxanne "Roxie" Hart (photo by Jeremy Daniel)

Bianca Marroquin Replaces an Ailing Christie Brinkley as Roxie Hart in “Chicago” at DPAC

Mexican actress Bianca Marroquin has replaced ailing 58-year-old supermodel and actress Christie Brinkley as former showgirl-turned-sexy jazz slayer Roxie Hart, who shoots her boyfriend three times when he tries to dump her and then tries to convince her husband to take the blame, in the national tour of legendary director and choreographer Bob Fosse’s Roaring Twenties musical, “Chicago,” which will play the Durham Performing Arts Center on July 31-Aug. 5.