The press room of Chicago’s Criminal Courts Building is buzzing with reporters covering the story of an escaped prisoner. When star reporter Hildy Johnson (Slattery) accidentally discovers the runaway convict, he and his editor Walter Burns (Lane) conspire to hide the man from the other reporters, while they chase the biggest scoop of their careers.
Written by: Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur
Directed by: Jack O'Brien
Set Design by: Douglas W. Schmidt
Costume Design by: Ann Roth
Lighting by: Brian MacDevitt
Sound by: Scott Lehrer
Starring: Nathan Lane, John Slattery, John Goodman, Jefferson Mays, Sherie Rene Scott, Holland Taylor and Robert Morse, along with Dylan Baker, Patricia Conolly, Halley Feiffer, Dann Florek, Joe Forbrich, Michael X. Martin, John Magaro, Danny Mastrogiorgio, Christopher McDonald, David Pittu, Joey Slotnick, Lewis J. Stadlen, Micah Stock, Clarke Thorell, and Tony Ward