STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit Channels Glinda for Newest Installment of WICKED's #OutofOz Series!
by Stage Tube - January 27, 2016
As previously reported, Broadway blockbuster Wicked has launched the new studio session video series, OUT OF OZ, featuring former and current stars of the hit musical performing reimagined versions of songs from Stephen Schwartz's beloved score. The next installment is here at last and Aaron Tveit is taking on Glinda's iconic 'Popular.' Check it out below! Be sure to also check out 'Defying Gravity' and 'I'm Not That Girl'. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit Teases WICKED's Next Out Of Oz Video!
by Stage Tube - January 26, 2016
As previously reported, Broadway blockbuster Wicked has launched the new studio session video series, OUT OF OZ, featuring former and current stars of the hit musical performing reimagined versions of songs from Stephen Schwartz's beloved score. The next installment is on its way, according to a recent tease from Aaron Tveit, and by the sounds of the first notes, we have an idea of what it might be! (more...)
From the BroadwayWorld Vaults: Marybeth Abel Reveals the Stage Magic of WICKED!
by BroadwayWorld TV - January 21, 2016
In honor of Throwback Thursday, BroadwayWorld is celebrating the past with a new series that will take you back in time with some of our favorite vintage video features. That's right- we are opening up the BroadwayWorld Vaults to reminisce on shows are long gone from the Broadway-scene, but have left an indelible mark on the world of theatre as a whole. Today, we bring you a vintage BroadwayWorld 'STAGE MAGIC' video from 2009. Watch as Stage Manager Marybeth Abel reveals the magic behind WICKED below! (more...)
Carrie St. Louis, Judy Kaye, Peter Scolari & More Will Join Broadway's WICKED Next Month!
by BWW News Desk - January 21, 2016
Good news! The Broadway blockbuster WICKED will welcome several new cast members to the Gershwin Theatre next month. (more...)
Arielle Jacobs Wants to be in HAMILTON, Wins in a Thumb War, and More Lessons from WICKED's Twitter Takeover
by Sally Henry - January 10, 2016
Live from the Gershwin Theatre, Arielle spent the day tweeting photos, videos, and fun facts all about the Tony Award-winning musical. (more...)
BWW Exclusive: WICKED's Josh Green and Fiancé Talk On-Stage Engagement
by Sally Henry - January 10, 2016
When Josh Daniel Green took the stage for his Christmas day performance of Wicked, the last thing he thought he'd have after the performance was a shiny new ring. (more...)
Photo & Video Recap- What You Missed From WICKED's Twitter Takeover by Arielle Jacobs
by Sally Henry - January 9, 2016
So what did we learn about WICKED from the takeover? Check out our recap below! (more...)
VIDEO: Christine Dwyer & Danny Quadrino Make Magic with Cover of Adele's 'Hello'
by BWW News Desk - January 7, 2016
Below, watch magic happen as WICKED's Christine Dwyer and NEWSIE's Danny Quadrino cover the Adele smash hit 'Hello' with a surprise mashup ending! (more...)
WICKED Tour Breaks All-Time North American Touring Record in St. Louis
by BWW News Desk - January 4, 2016
The national tour of WICKED continues to break records! The show played its highest grossing week in North American Touring history with a final gross of $3,285,606 for the nine performance week ending January 3, 2016 at St. Louis' Fabulous Fox Theatre. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: WICKED's Flying Monkeys Get Engaged on Stage for Christmas
by Stage Tube - January 3, 2016
Another showmance has blossomed into a true love story on a Broadway stage. (more...)
Exclusive Photo Coverage: WICKED's Arielle Jacobs Sings Carols For A Cure
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - December 23, 2015
Throughout the holiday season, BroadwayWorld will be bringing you our exclusive photo coverage from inside the recording room. Below, go behind the scenes with Wicked's Arielle Jacobs as she records 'Ave Maria/I Heard the Bells.' (more...)
VIDEO: Which 'View' Host Just Made Her Broadway Debut in WICKED? Find Out!
by TV News Desk - December 17, 2015
Below, watch Collins make her 28-second Broadway debut in WICKED, after she gets a little advice from the show's current stars, Kara Lindsay and Rachel Tucker. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: WICKED's Rachel Tucker and Kara Lindsay Go Folk for 'I'm Not That Girl' for #OutofOz Series
by Stage Tube - December 8, 2015
As previously reported, Broadway blockbuster Wicked has launched the new studio session video series, OUT OF OZ, featuring former and current stars of the hit musical performing reimagined versions of songs from Stephen Schwartz's beloved score. The musical just unveiled its second installment - 'I'm Not That Girl' featuring current Elphaba, Rachel Tucker, and Glinda, Kara Lindsay. Watch the full performance below! (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Rachel Tucker Teases Next Installment in WICKED's #OutofOz Series!
by Stage Tube - December 8, 2015
As previously reported, Broadway blockbuster WICKED has launched new studio session video series, OUT OF OZ, featuring former and current stars of the hit musical performing reimagined versions of songs from Stephen Schwartz's beloved score. Today, Rachel Tucker, currently starring as Elphaba on Broadway, has teased the next installment in the series, 'I'm Not That Girl,' with the full video set to drop when the behind-the-scenes clip gets 1,000 shares on Facebook. Check out the teaser below, and get to sharing! (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Kristin Chenoweth Joins Student in WICKED Duet at the White House
by Stage Tube - November 25, 2015
People just unveiled a clip from TLC's BROADWAY AT THE WHITE HOUSE, featuring original Wicked star Kristin Chenoweth dueting on 'For Good' with New Jersey student Rachel Levy. Below, watch them performÂ the legendary musical's song to perfection! (more...)
Now That's Popular! WICKED Celebrates 5,000th Broadway Performance and 12th Anniversary At The Gershwin
by Michael Dale - October 28, 2015
So many great performers have journeyed to Oz in WICKED. Who Have Been Your Favorites? (more...)
VIDEO: Jason Sudeikis and Billy Eichner 'Bro Out' at WICKED Tailgate Party!
by TV News Desk - October 27, 2015
On the next episode of truTV's BILLY ON THE STREET, special guest Jason Sudeikis and Billy Eichner 'bro out' on the streets of New York to make sure they're all good with New Yorkers. (more...)
BWW Interview: She's a Witchy Woman- WICKED's Rachel Tucker Has Crossed an Ocean For Another Go at Elphaba
by Nicole Rosky - October 26, 2015
Tucker just checked in with BroadwayWorld about her first month as a Broadway Elpahba and everything that's been going on at the Gershwin since she arrived. Check out the full interview below! (more...)
BWW Review: WICKED is 'Defying Gravity' at the Overture Center
by Amanda Finn - October 23, 2015
This isn't Madison's first Wicked rodeo. The show has come to town three times since 2010, yet, Overture Hall was still filled to the brim with eager audience members last night. Why? Because Wicked is visually spectacular, musically varied, and has relevant lessons to be learned. (more...)
VIDEO: Did WIZARD OF OZ's Margaret Hamilton Predict the Concept for WICKED?
by Caryn Robbins - October 20, 2015
In a 1975 appearance on the classic children's show MR. ROGER'S NEIGHBORHOOD, actress Margaret Hamilton spoke about her personal take on her iconic character, one that freakishly sounds a lot like the concept for the hit Broadway musical WICKED. (more...)
West End's WICKED Welcomes 7 Millionth Theatregoer
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2015
WICKED, the classic West End musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, welcomed its 7 millionth theatregoer to London's Apollo Victoria Theatre at the matinee performance on Saturday 17 October 2015. Andrew Bell attended the performance with his wife Katie Bell and enjoyed a back stage visit with the cast after the performance. (more...)
West End Elphaba Rachel Tucker and Jonah Platt Join Broadway's WICKED Tonight
by BWW News Desk - September 15, 2015
Beginning tonight, September 15, West End alumna RACHEL TUCKER joins the Broadway company of WICKED in the role of 'Elphaba'. After nearly three years and over 1,000 performances, Rachel holds the record for most consecutive performances as Elphaba in London's West End production. She made her Broadway debut last season as Meg Dawson in Sting's THE LAST SHIP. (more...)
PHOTO FLASH: WICKED's Caroline Bowman and Kara Lindsay Work Their Magic With The U.S. Open Trophy
by Michael Dale - September 9, 2015
While pro tennis stars Serena and Venus Williams faced each other, the stars of Broadway's Wicked worked their magic to get a hold of the coveted U.S. Open Trophy. (more...)
BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE WITH RICHARD RIDGE- Watch Michele Lee Transform Into Madame Morrible!
by BroadwayWorld TV - September 6, 2015
Welcome to BWW's exclusive talk show, BACKSTAGE WITH Richard Ridge. Follow Richard as he visits the theater's best and brightest in their dressing rooms, on their stages and at their favorite hang outs to talk about their lives, careers and all of the things you don't know, but want to know. In the special interview below, Richard welcomes stage and screen legend Michele Lee. In Part 2, watch as Lee takes us into her dressing room at the Gershwin Theatre and transforms into Madam Morrible before our eyes! Click here to watch Part 1! (more...)
PHOTO FLASH: Great Godfrey Corn Maze Designed as WICKED Logo
by Michael Dale - September 4, 2015
The 7-acre field has been designed to replicate the iconic artwork for the Broadway musical. (more...)