STAGE TUBE: WICKED's Flying Monkeys Get Engaged on Stage for Christmas
Another showmance has blossomed into a true love story on a Broadway stage.
On Christmas day, one of WICKED's flying monkeys, Daniel Robinson, proposed to fellow flying monkey, Joshua Green right on stage and in costume at the Gershwin Theatre. With the cast posed for a holiday photo after the curtain went down, Robinson pulled Green in front of everyone to ask for his hand in marriage. Spoiler alert: He said yes! Check out the sweet video below!
The surprising tale of an unlikely friendship between two women in the Land of Oz, WICKED tells the untold story of the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good, long before Dorothy drops in. Elphaba, born with emerald-green skin, is smart, fiery and misunderstood. Glinda is beautiful, ambitious and very popular. The remarkable odyssey of how these unexpected friends changed each other's lives for good has made WICKED one of the world's most popular musicals.
The musical currently stars Rachel Tucker as Elphaba, Kara Lindsay as Glinda, Jonah Platt as Fiyero, Michele Lee as Madame Morrible, Fred Applegate as The Wizard, Robin De Jesús as Boq, Arielle Jacobs as Nessarose, and Timothy Britten Parker as Dr. Dillamond.
WICKED is the winner of over 100 international awards including the Grammy Award and three Tony Awards.