Angelica Ross will be the first trans lead in 'Chicago' on Broadway

“시카고” 이다 Broadway’s longest-running revival — 그리고 그 이상 후에도 25 연령, 생산은 여전히 ​​​​역사를 만들고 있습니다.

다음 달, the leading role of fame-hungry murderess Roxie Hart will be played by Angelica Ross, the production announced Thursday. Ross will be the first out transgender actress to step into Roxie’s T-strap shoes 브로드웨이에서, 에 따르면 Hollywood Reporter, and one of the first trans women to play a leading role on Broadway.
Ross is best known for her role as Candy Ferocity, a young trans woman who regularly competed in New York’s ballroom scene, on the Emmy-winning seriesPose.The FX drama featured the largest cast of trans actors on a TV series, 아울렛 신고 ahead of its 2018 첫날.
    With her casting, Ross joins a small but formidable group of Black trans women who’ve bowed on Broadway: 에 2018, Peppermint ofRuPaul’s Drag Racefame starred in the Go-Go’s musicalHead Over Heels,” and this season, L Morgan Lee earned a Tony nomination for her role in best musical winner A Strange Loop. 그만큼 upcoming revival of “1776” will also include trans and nonbinary cast members.
      CNN has reached out to “시카고” and reps for Ross for further comment. 그만큼 “자세” star begins performances on September 12, the production said.
        Ross is the latest star to play Roxie 브로드웨이에서: 올해 초, actress and animal advocate Pamela Anderson made her Broadway debut 역할에서.

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