BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake trades in City Hall for the stage.
The mayor made her big debut in the musical “Chicago” Wednesday night.READ MORE: After Derby Scratch, Ethereal Road To Run In Sir Barton At Pimlico, Target Belmont Stakes
She served as narrator for the opening number “All that Jazz” at the Hippodrome Theatre downtown.READ MORE: Author D. Watkins To Make Commencement Address At Johns Hopkins School Of Education Graduation
Mayor Rawlings-Blake rehearsed long and hard before the show.MORE NEWS: Baltimore Man, 32, Wanted In 2020 Murder Case, Police Say
“Chicago” producers said they chose the mayor to appear because of her passion for the arts.