February 11, 2013 (Alex Theatre)
February 17, 2013 (Scherr Forum)

Chess
Music by Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus
Lyrics by Tim Rice & Björn Ulvaeus
Book by Richard Nelson

When two top players, an American and a Russian, compete in a world chess tournament, they find themselves competing for both the championship and for the affections of the woman who manages one, yet yearns for the other. The thrilling pop score includes “One Night in Bangkok” and “I Know Him So Well.”

The Cast

Jill Marie Burke
Melissa Lyons Caldretti
Dan Callaway
Will Collyer
Joshua Finkel
Jason Graae
Louis Pardo
Jeffrey Polk
Alyssa M. Simmons
Shannon Warne

and guest artists
Tomasina Abate
Samantha Altounian
Reed Armstrong
Kathy Deitch
Trey Ellett
Loren Smith
Brad Standley

Directed & Choreographed by Kirsten Chandler
Music Direction by David Lamoreaux