Josefina Gabrielle (Velma Kelly), Ruthie Henshall (Mama Morton), Sarah Soetaert (Roxie Hart) and Cuba Gooding Jr (Billy Flynn)
Josefina Gabrielle (Velma Kelly), Ruthie Henshall (Mama Morton), Sarah Soetaert (Roxie Hart) and Cuba Gooding Jr (Billy Flynn)
© Dan Wooller for WhatsOnStage

The West End production of Chicago had its opening night last night, with the cast including Ruthie Henshall (Mama Morton), Sarah Soetaert (Roxie Hart), Josefina Gabrielle (Velma Kelly) and Cuba Gooding Jr (Billy Flynn) .

Guests including John Barrowman and Terry Gilliam joined the cast of the show to celebrate their opening performance, which critic Lucinda Everett described in her review as "a firm crowd favourite".