Erin Mackey (former Glinda – Broadway, Los Angeles, Chicago; former ensemble, u/s Glinda – Chicago; former swing – 1st Ntl. Tour) has been cast in the world premiere of AMAZING GRACE, the new musical that will begin performances at Chicago’s Bank of America Theatre October 9, prior to an official opening October 19. Directed by Gabriel Barre and choreographed by Tony Award winner Christopher Gattelli, performances are scheduled through November 2.
AMAZING GRACE features music and lyrics by Christopher Smith and a book by Smith and Arthur Giron. According to press notes, the musical is described as “a captivating tale of romance, rebellion and redemption that follows one man whose incredible journey ignited a historic wave of change.”