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VIDEO: Former Elphabas Jackie Burns, Teal Wicks, and Carrie Manolakos Unite to Support Arts for Autism VIDEO: Former Elphabas Jackie Burns, Teal Wicks, and Carrie Manolakos Unite to Support Arts for Autism
by Stage Tube - April 12, 2017

Former Elphabas Jackie Burns, Teal Wicks, and Carrie Manolakos performed a special version of Defying Gravity at last year's Arts for Autism event. Get ready for this year's with a just-released video version below!... (more...)
WICKED Shows Support for One Billion Rising with Epic Dance Sequence WICKED Shows Support for One Billion Rising with Epic Dance Sequence
by BWW News Desk - April 01, 2017

The company of Broadway's WICKED sent Women's History Month off in style yesterday with an epic dance around the entirety of the Gershwin. The dance uses original choreography to match the song 'Break the Chain'. Check out the Facebook video of the cast dancing through life in their striking Emerald... (more...)
BWW Review: WICKED is a Concoction of Memorable Music, Visual Treat BWW Review: WICKED is a Concoction of Memorable Music, Visual Treat
by Vince Vicentuan - February 20, 2017

The much-anticipated return of WICKED did not fail to generate the buzz and crowd it was expected to. The throng that trooped to The Theatre at Solaire on February 8 was proof that this hit Broadway musical indeed has a Manila cult following, some of whom wickedly garbed in celebratory costumes, mos... (more...)
WICKED Named Best West End Show for Third Time at WhatsOnStage Awards WICKED Named Best West End Show for Third Time at WhatsOnStage Awards
by BWW News Desk - February 19, 2017

WICKED, the West End musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, has been named 'Best West End Show' by theatregoers for a third time at the WhatsOnStage Awards, tied with Les Miserables. The 17th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards were presented tonight (Sunday 19 Februa... (more...)
Photo Coverage: WICKED Returns to Manila Gala Night Photo Coverage: WICKED Returns to Manila Gala Night
by BWW News Desk - February 12, 2017

Coming directly from a multi record-breaking tour of the UK and Ireland, Stephen Schwartz' WICKED plays in Manila for the second time as part of a major international tour. Gala night was held last Wednesday, February 8, 2017.... (more...)
WICKED Returns to Manila, Praises Filipino Audiences WICKED Returns to Manila, Praises Filipino Audiences
by Jared Echevarria - February 06, 2017

Hailed as 'one of the most popular West End musicals ever' by the London Evening Standard, Stephen Schwartz's WICKED returns to Manila after a phenomenal run of the Australasian production three years ago. According to James Cundall, producer and chief executive of Lunchbox Theatrical Productions, ... (more...)
WICKED Painting by Rock Demarco Raffled to Benefit Dr. Phillips Center Arts Scholarship Fund WICKED Painting by Rock Demarco Raffled to Benefit Dr. Phillips Center Arts Scholarship Fund
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2017

During last year's FAIRWINDS Broadway in Orlando season announcement event at Dr. Phillips Center, celebrated nationally known, locally-based artist Rock Demarco created a piece of art referential of the WICKED brand.... (more...)
VIDEO: Sheryl Lee Ralph Gushes on Broadway's WICKED on 'Wendy Williams' VIDEO: Sheryl Lee Ralph Gushes on Broadway's WICKED on 'Wendy Williams'
by BWW News Desk - January 25, 2017

Legendary DREAMGIRL Sheryl Lee Ralph stopped by this week's WENDY WILLIAMS to talk about starring in the hit Broadway musical, WICKED.... (more...)
WICKED Welcomes New Citizens of Oz Next Month WICKED Welcomes New Citizens of Oz Next Month
by BWW News Desk - January 25, 2017

Beginning performances Tuesday, February 7, WICKED will welcome back PJ BENJAMIN, who will return to the Broadway blockbuster in the role of The Wizard, and CHAD JENNINGS, direct from the National Tour of WICKED, in the role of Doctor Dillamond. This is Chad's Broadway debut.... (more...)
WICKED Flies Back to Birmingham in 2018 WICKED Flies Back to Birmingham in 2018
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2017

WICKED, the West End and Broadway musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is delighted to confirm that its spectacular, multi record-breaking and critically acclaimed touring production will return to the Birmingham Hippodrome in 2018.... (more...)
WICKED to Fly Back to Bristol This Spring WICKED to Fly Back to Bristol This Spring
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2017

WICKED returns for four weeks only from Tuesday 6 February to Saturday 3 March 2018. Tickets go on general sale on Wednesday 1 February.... (more...)
WICKED Will Fly Back to Ten UK & Ireland Cities from February 2018 WICKED Will Fly Back to Ten UK & Ireland Cities from February 2018
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2017

WICKED, the West End and Broadway musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is delighted to confirm that its spectacular, multi record-breaking and critically acclaimed touring production will return to the UK & Ireland in 2018.... (more...)
WICKED Will Fly Back to the Windy City Next Holiday Season WICKED Will Fly Back to the Windy City Next Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2017

Broadway In Chicago has announced that WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster and Chicago's most popular musical, will return to Chicago's Oriental Theatre (24 W Randolph) during the holiday season for a limited seven-week engagement Dec. 6, 2017- Jan. 21, 2018.... (more...)
WICKED Defies Gravity, Breaks Its Own North American Touring Record WICKED Defies Gravity, Breaks Its Own North American Touring Record
by BWW News Desk - January 06, 2017

The Broadway blockbuster WICKED continues to defy gravity at the box office, with the production's National Tour breaking its own record for the highest grossing week in U.S. touring history, with a final gross of $3,325,200 at Washington D.C.'s Kennedy Center for the nine performance week ending Ja... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Get a Bird's-Eye View as 'Glinda' with Kara Lindsay at WICKED STAGE TUBE: Get a Bird's-Eye View as 'Glinda' with Kara Lindsay at WICKED
by Stage Tube - December 30, 2016

The New York Times just unveiled its daily 360-degree video featuring a bird's-eye view of Broadway's Wicked from the perspective of current 'Glinda', Kara Lindsay. Check it out below!... (more...)
For Good! WICKED Will Become 9th Longest-Running Show in Broadway History For Good! WICKED Will Become 9th Longest-Running Show in Broadway History
by BWW News Desk - November 30, 2016

The international blockbuster Wicked will play its 5,462nd Broadway performance on Sunday, December 4th at 2pm, surpassing Beauty and the Beast to become the 9th longest-running production in Broadway history.... (more...)
WICKED Tour Welcomes Three New Stars Tonight in Michigan WICKED Tour Welcomes Three New Stars Tonight in Michigan
by BWW News Desk - November 22, 2016

The Wicked tour welcomes Tony Award-nominee and Drama Desk Award-winner Isabel Keating as Madame Morrible, Fred Applegate as The Wizard and Andy Mientus ('Smash') as Boq, beginning tonight, November 22nd, at Wharton Center in East Lansing.... (more...)
WICKED Tour to Welcome Three New Stars This Month in Michigan WICKED Tour to Welcome Three New Stars This Month in Michigan
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2016

The WICKED tour will welcome Tony Award-nominee and Drama Desk Award-winner Isabel Keating as Madame Morrible, Fred Applegate as The Wizard and Andy Mientus ('Smash') as Boq, beginning Tuesday, November 22nd at Wharton Center in East Lansing.... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Sheryl Lee Ralph in WICKED; Begins Performances Tomorrow! Photo Flash: First Look at Sheryl Lee Ralph in WICKED; Begins Performances Tomorrow!
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2016

Beginning performances tomorrow, November 1, Tony Award nominee Sheryl Lee Ralph will assume the role of Madame Morrible in the Broadway production of WICKED.... (more...)
Broadway's WICKED Welcomes New 'Madame Morrible' Tonight Broadway's WICKED Welcomes New 'Madame Morrible' Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2016

Beginning performances tonight, November 1, Tony Award nominee Sheryl Lee Ralph will assume the role of Madame Morrible in the Broadway production of WICKED.... (more...)
WICKED Returns to The Kennedy Center this December WICKED Returns to The Kennedy Center this December
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2016

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents the return of the popular Broadway musical WICKED to the Kennedy Center Opera House.... (more...)
Attention Witches of the West Coast- WICKED Will Hold Open Call in LA! Attention Witches of the West Coast- WICKED Will Hold Open Call in LA!
by BWW News Desk - October 28, 2016

Attention Wicked fans! BroadwayWorld has just learned that Telsey + Company will soon hold open calls for singers and dancers in Los Angeles. Check out the details below:... (more...)
Kara Lindsay Returns to Broadway's WICKED Next Month Kara Lindsay Returns to Broadway's WICKED Next Month
by BWW News Desk - October 27, 2016

Beginning performances Tuesday, November 1, KARA LINDSAY will return to the role of Glinda in the Broadway production of WICKED.... (more...)
2nd Annual ElphaBall Takes Over Tonight's BROADWAY SESSIONS 2nd Annual ElphaBall Takes Over Tonight's BROADWAY SESSIONS
by BWW News Desk - October 27, 2016

Tonight, October 27th, BROADWAY SESSIONS offers the 2nd annual ElphaBall! An evening featuring ladies who played Elphaba in various companies of Wicked.... (more...)
WICKED International Tour Will Travel East in 2017! WICKED International Tour Will Travel East in 2017!
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2016

WICKED, the musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, launched an international tour this summer from the UK and next up, the cast will travel east!... (more...)