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Theater & art

Stage Review

‘Chicago,’ Christie Brinkley running low on electricity

‘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 imbibes.

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