Masada Delays Chicago Tryout; Aims for Spring 2005 Broadway Bow (Playbill News)
By Andrew Gans
26 May 2004
Masada, the musical based on the legend of Masada, has delayed its out-of-town tryout at Chicago's Ford Center for the Performing Arts.
A spokesperson for the musical confirmed to Playbill On-Line that the new musical, originally scheduled to begin performances at the Chicago theatre Sept. 19, will now play a limited engagement there Feb. 20-March 27, 2005. A casting notice had indicated that the musical would arrive on The Great White Way in December 2004; Masada is now aiming for a spring 2005 Broadway bow.
Friday, May 28, 2004
MASADA, THE MUSICAL, has delayed its run in Chicago (and thence to Broadway) until 2005: