Chicago Sunderland Empire. Until November 18, 7.30pm (plus matinees). Tel 0870 602 1130
One of the hottest musicals of them all with Jennifer Ellison as bad girl Roxie Hart and some great numbers.
An Audience with Jerry Morris
Caedmon Hall, Prince Consort Road, Gateshead. Thursday, 8pm. Tel (0191) 433-8420
Margaret Frayne steps into the shoes of the renowned jazz and blues singer to reminisce about her star-studded and eventful life.
Hall One, The Sage Gateshead. Friday, 7.30pm. Tel (0191) 443-4661
No musician displays greater mastery than classical guitarist Williams, who will be joined by Richard Harvey, composer, conductor and multi-instrumentalist.