|THE STORY OF CHESS|
"One of the best rock scores ever produced for the theatre. . .|
A difficult, demanding and rewarding show, one that pushes
the boundaries of the form" - William A. Henry III, Time
For those who know Chess only from a recording, this site will give you
an idea of the staged productions; for the aficianado, the entire spectrum
of worldwide variations.
Chess at London's Prince Edward Theatre was a love story set amid a
world championship chess match, the tensions of the Cold War,
and a media circus. It ran for three years. When the Berlin Wall fell,
a radically altered version of the show was presented on Broadway and
Then Tim Rice's original post-Cold War revision was staged in
Since then, there have been dozens of productions worldwide--each
Explore the world of Chess, the musical everybody thought they
or producers of any production of the musical Chess.
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