“Chicago’’ unfolds in the 1920s, the era of Prohibition, when the nation rashly decided to make alcohol illegal. But there’s a far more powerful intoxicant than booze, called fame, and that’s the one Roxie Hart is after. Former supermodel Christie Brinkley, who plays Roxie in the touring production of “Chicago’’ that has arrived at the Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre, has known fame for more than 30 years. But Brinkley is new to musical theater — a fact that is unfortunately all too evident in her performance.
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