Hello Dolly: Parton Kicks off Musical in Chicago

Country music star celebrates birthday and new show.

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Dolly Parton hit Chicago Wednesday to not only celebrate her birthday, but the premiere of "9 to 5: The Musical" at the Bank of America Theatre. Parton wrote 12 original numbers in the show, which stars Dee Hoty, Diana DeGarmo (reprising Parton's film role of Doralee Rhodes), and Mamie Parris.
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Fans crowd the red carpet, eagerly awaiting the arrival of Dolly Parton at the Bank of America theatre on Wednesday, January 19th.
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A poster and tshirt were among just a few of the items available for purchase in the lobby of the theatre. Other items of clothing, in addition to the 9 to 5 soundtrack and various other albums, were part of the souvenirs as well.
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NBC 5's LeeAnn Trotter wishes Dolly Parton a happy birthday, and gets her reaction to being in Chicago.
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Dolly and Gov. Pat Quinn.
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