“Dazzling score covers nearly all the pop bases” Rolling Stone Magazine
“Gift-wrapped and gorgeous…compels admiration,” The Daily Telegraph
February 9, 10 at 7:30 pm and February 11 at 2:00 pm
Coralville Center for the Performing Arts
From the minds behind ABBA and The Lion King comes CHESS, a Grandmaster of a Show. The pawns in this dramatic rock opera form a love triangle: the brash American chess star, the earnest Russian champion, and the manager who is torn between them. Follow the machinations and manipulations from Italy to Bangkok in this staged concert, performed in front a massive orchestra and thrilling chorus.
Directed by Mark Baer
Musical Direction by Jessica Palmer