As part of the much-talked about Broadway in Chicago line of shows, comes the new production Amazing Grace. The pre-Broadway show is a musical spectacular based on the true-story behind one of the most famous songs in the world. The story tells a tale of romance, as well as a tale of redemption. The show is designed to tour around to several venues before finding its home on the Broadway stage.As the tale of Amazing Grace unfolds the audience follows the story of John Newton (as played by Tony Award nominated Josh Young). Newton is an Englishman who is unsure of his future as a potential slave trader as Britain is amidst a new revolution. The one-of-a-king musical saga tells a tale of freedom, mixed with over-the-top musical performances and exciting musical numbers. The show is produced by Carolyn Rossi Copeland, who has attempted to bring the true, and often unknown, story of John Newton. Christopher Smith has created the music and lyrics to this exciting production, as well as the book. With an all-star cast, exciting story line and wonderful music and lyrics coming together in a brand new musical event, there is nothing quite like seeing Amazing Grace live.The production also features choreography by Christopher Gattelli and is directed by Gabriel Barre. Together this all-star cast brings this exciting coming of age tale to life. With two and a half hours of excitement on the live stage. The show will be traveling around the country, visiting some of the biggest theaters around the United States. Tickets are available for those who want to see the show in Chicago, where it will run until November. This exciting new event is playing to audiences around the country, for audiences looking to see this historical tale of one of the most popular songs in history, told live.