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‘Pose’ Star Angelica Ross Will Make History On Broadway In ‘Chicago’

She will play Roxie Hart.

Angelica Ross is heading to Broadway!

According to Playbill, starting September 12, Ross will portray Roxie Hart in the iconic Broadway show Chicago at the Ambassador Theater. Ross’ eight-week limited engagement will end on November 6. Ross will make history as the first openly trans woman to play a leading role in a Broadway show.

The trans rights activist and actress is known for her starring roles on Pose and American Horror Story 1984.

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Other people who have played Roxie Hart include Michelle Williams and Brandy. Chicago debuted on Broadway in 1996.

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