Main Stage Theatre

Chess in Concert


November 14 - November 14
Lyrics: Tim Rice
Music: Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson

Director: Christy McIntosh-Newsom
Musical Director: Tony Bellomy
Choreographer: Emily Frangipane

The Downtown Cabaret Theatre presents a concert version of the 1986 musical “Chess,” complete with onstage band and a large cast of your favorite local performers. A love story played out on a backdrop of a chess championship between USA and Russia during the Cold War, the show boasts a melodic score by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus (of the pop group ABBA), with lyrics by Tim Rice and includes the songs “One Night in Bangkok,” “I Know Him So Well, “Someone Else’s Story,”, “Heaven Help My Heart”, “Anthem” and many other contemporary musical theater favorites. The evening will also include a gift-basket raffle fundraiser to support the current 2015/16 season.

Buy tickets by choosing your date and show time below.
Nov 14
Sat: Nov 14, 2015