Destiny's Child star Michelle Williams to make London stage debut as Roxie Hart in Chicago

Published: Wednesday, June 17, 2009, 10:00PM
Ariyon Bakare and Janet Suzman in Dream of The Dog Destiny's Child star Michelle Williams to make London stage debut as Roxie Hart in Chicago

Michelle Williams will make her West End stage debut starring as ‘Roxie Hart’ in the smash hit West End musical “CHICAGO” at the Cambridge Theatre from Monday 13 July until 22 August. Michelle Williams, the Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, record producer and actress, rose to fame as one third of Destiny’s Child. Destiny’s Child, comprising Michelle Williams, Beyoncé Knowles and Kelly Rowland, is the top selling female group of all time.

Following the release of her own chart topping debut album in 2002 Michelle Williams then went on to make her stage debut in the title role of "Aida," the hit Broadway musical with music by Elton John and lyrics by Tim Rice. She subsequently then went on to star in the award-winning musical "The Color Purple" in Chicago, Los Angeles and San Francisco.

Williams will star as Roxie Hart from 13 July to 22 August.




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