WICKED Releases Electronic Program Book for iPhone
Mosaic Legends, in collaboration with the blockbuster musical WICKED, is proud to announce the WICKED® Mosaic Electronic Program Book for iPhone and iPod touch, now available on the App Store. The first of its kind for Broadway fans, WICKED® Mosaic features photography from all international productions of WICKED, as well as over 1,700 trivia facts, behind-the-scene details, production timelines and costume sketches. A leader in Broadway's efforts to adopt more environmentally responsible practices, WICKED is proud to offer this digital alternative to the traditional paper format of its souvenir program.
"We are very proud to be the first Broadway show to offer an electronic program book via the App Store," says producer David Stone. "The Mosaic technology has allowed us to create an innovative, one-of-a-kind WICKED experience that delivers a comprehensive look at the musical's many international productions, as well as factual information and behind-the-scenes trivia that will thrill our many fans around the world."
The WICKED® Mosaic Electronic Program Book is available for $1.99 from the App Store for iPhone and iPod touch (http://www.itunes.com/appstore) or by visiting the WICKED Musical Store (http://www.wickedthemusicalstore.com/Products/mosaic.aspx).
Winner of 35 major awards including the Grammy Award and three Tony Awards, WICKED is the untold story of the witches of Oz. Long before Dorothy drops in, two other girls meet in the land of Oz. One, born with emerald-green skin, is smart, fiery and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious and very popular. WICKED tells the story of their remarkable odyssey, how these two unlikely friends grow to become the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good.
Declared "A Cultural Phenomenon" by Variety and "The Best Musical of the Decade" by Entertainment Weekly, WICKED currently has 7 productions worldwide: New York, London, Japan, Germany, two concurrent North American National Tours, and an Australian tour. Based on the novel by Gregory Maguire, WICKED has music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz, and a book by Winnie Holzman. The production is directed by Joe Mantello with musical staging by Wayne Cilento. WICKED is produced by Marc Platt, Universal Pictures, The Araca Group, Jon B. Platt and David Stone.
For more information, visit www.wickedthemusical.com.