Photo Coverage: WICKED Flies into the Canon Theatre 10/20-11/28

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The smash hit musical WICKED has long been a favourite of theatre-goers in Toronto, and this Fall the National Tour flies back into the city for 6 weeks only at The Canon Theatre.  This will be the third time WICKED has hit Toronto, and the engagement coincides with the show celebrating 7 amazing years on Broadway.  If you are one of the few people who have not yet had the chance to check this show out, there are still a limited number of tickets available but they are bound to go fast!

WICKED tells the story of what happened before Dorothy landed in OZ, from the viewpoint of two unlikely friends - Galinda (who becomes Glinda the Good) and Elphaba (who becomes the Wicked Witch of the West).  The original Broadway Cast featured Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel (who won a Tony Award for her portrayal of Elphaba) and was an instant hit on the Great White Way. 

The National Tour features two very talented actresses in the lead roles - Chandra Lee Schwartz as Galinda and Jackie Burns as Elphaba.  The two girls were kind enough to take some time to talk to BWW and pose for photos once they settled into their temporary home at Toronto's gorgeous Canon Theatre.

All Photos by Racheal McCaig Photography

When and Where?

WICKED

The Canon Theatre

Performance Schedule:

Oct 20th, 2010 - November 28th, 2010

Tuesday-Saturday at 7:30PM

Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday at 1:30PM

Tickets range from $35 to $175 and can be purchased in person at The Canon Theatre Box Office, by phone at 416-872-1212 or online at www.mirvish.com

Lottery Details: Each day 2 1/2 hours prior to showtime guests can present themselves at The Canon Theatre box office to have their names entered into a lottery for a select number of $25 orchestra tickets.  Please note, tickets are CASH ONLY with a limit of TWO (2) per person.

Photo Coverage: WICKED Flies into the Canon Theatre 10/20-11/28

Photo Coverage: WICKED Flies into the Canon Theatre 10/20-11/28
Jackie Burns and Chandra Lee Schwartz recreating the famous poster

Photo Coverage: WICKED Flies into the Canon Theatre 10/20-11/28
Jackie Burns and Chandra Lee Schwartz

Photo Coverage: WICKED Flies into the Canon Theatre 10/20-11/28
Jackie Burns and Chandra Lee Schwartz

Photo Coverage: WICKED Flies into the Canon Theatre 10/20-11/28
Chandra Lee Schwartz and Jackie Burns inside The Canon

Photo Coverage: WICKED Flies into the Canon Theatre 10/20-11/28
Chandra Lee Schwartz and Jackie Burns pose outside The Canon

Photo Coverage: WICKED Flies into the Canon Theatre 10/20-11/28
Jackie Burns and Chandra Lee Schwartz

Photo Coverage: WICKED Flies into the Canon Theatre 10/20-11/28
Jackie Burns and Chandra Lee Schwartz embrace Toronto and the TTC Streetcar

Photo Coverage: WICKED Flies into the Canon Theatre 10/20-11/28
Planet Maurie of Virgin Radio Toronto sharing a laugh with Chandra Lee Schwartz and Jackie Burns

Photo Coverage: WICKED Flies into the Canon Theatre 10/20-11/28
Planet Maurie of Virgin Radio Toronto with Jackie Burns and Chandra Lee Schwartz

Photo Coverage: WICKED Flies into the Canon Theatre 10/20-11/28

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