Wicked the Musical the smash hit musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is “the must-see wonder of the West End” (Andrew Pierce, LBC Radio) and currently booking for all performances until Saturday 1 December 2018 at London’s Apollo Victoria Theatre.
Around the world, Wicked has now been seen by 50 million people in 14 countries and won over 100 major awards.
Currently Wicked stars Alice Fearn (Elphaba), Sophie Evans (Glinda), Bradley Jaden (Fiyero), Melanie La Barrie (Madame Morrible), Andy Hockley (The Wizard), Jack Lansbury (Boq) and Laura Pick (Standby for Elphaba) will head the new London cast. They will be joining current cast members Martin Ball (Doctor Dillamond), Sarah McNicholas (Nessarose) and Carina Gillespie (Standby for Glinda).
Based on the best‐selling novel by Gregory Maguire that ingeniously re‐imagines the stories and characters created by L. Frank Baum in ‘The Wonderful Wizard of Oz’, Wicked tells the incredible untold story of an unlikely but profound friendship between two sorcery students. Their extraordinary adventures in Oz ultimately see them fulfil their destinies as Glinda The Good and the Wicked Witch of the West. Wicked has music and lyrics by multi Grammy® and Academy® Award-winner Stephen Schwartz (Godspell; Disney’s Pocahontas and The Hunchback of Notre Dame) and is based on the novel ‘Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West’ by Gregory Maguire and adapted for the stage by Winnie Holzman. Musical staging is by Tony® Award-winner Wayne Cilento and the production is directed by two-time Tony® Award-winner Joe Mantello.
Now celebrating 11 spellbinding years at London’s Apollo Victoria Theatre, Wicked is already the 15th longest-running show in West End theatre history, the London production premiered in 2006 and has been seen by over 8.5 million people at the Apollo Victoria Theatre. Experience this unforgettable, multi award-winning musical and discover that you’ve not been told the whole story about the Land of Oz...
Wicked has been hailed as “one of the greatest musicals of our time” (Daily Mail); “one of the biggest hits of our age” (The Observer); and “one of the most popular West End musicals ever” (London Evening Standard). Wicked is the winner of the Olivier Audience Award (twice); the Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Night Out; a Visit London Gold Award; and nine WhatsOnStage Awards including Best West End Show (twice) and Best Musical. Most recently, Wicked has been named as London’s No.1 Long-‐Running Show by BritishTheatre.com, among others.
Book some of the best Wicked tickets now for the show Entertainment Weekly has named 'The Best Musical of the Decade'.
"Wicked is amazing. Absolutely amazing" -- Daily Mail
"A remarkable kaleidoscope of magical shocks, surprises and sensations - Wicked works like a dream" -- Evening Standard
"It is magnificent to see a musical that manages to be both populist and intelligent at the same time" -- The Sunday Telegraph