'A Chorus Line' ★★★

With its singular moving dissection of the fragility of a dancer's life in a brutal business, "A Chorus Line" is a sacred musical for many in the theater, especially those who, like the Chicago-based director and choreographer Mitzi Hamilton, were involved in the development of the original Michael Bennett production in the early 1970s. They just want this show done like it is supposed to be done. Hamilton¿s production at the Paramount Theatre has the music, the multifaceted mirrors, the familiar choreography, the 1970s gestalt, the raw kids on the line. Hamilton has been given the resources to do what she does with a piece she knows inside out and back again. -- Chris Jones Through Feb. 5 at the Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora; $34.90-$46.90 at 630-896-6666 or paramountaurora.com
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