Basket
Remaining time: 

    First Look at Louise Dearman as Elphaba in London's Record Breaking Hit Wicked

    WICKED, the record-breaking West End musical now in its 7th smash hit year at the Apollo Victoria Theatre, is pleased to release the first pictures of Louise Dearman as Elphaba, who will play her first performance tonight (29 October 2012).

     Louise Dearman previously played Glinda to huge acclaim (from March 2010 to December 2011) and is the first actress to have starred in both leading roles in the nearly decade-long history of the global musical phenomenon.

    From tonight (29 October 2012) Wicked stars: Louise Dearman (Elphaba), Gina Beck (Glinda), Ben Freeman (Fiyero), Louise Plowright (Madame Morrible), Keith Bartlett (The Wizard), Christopher Howell (Doctor Dillamond), Sam Lupton (Boq), Katie Rowley Jones (Nessarose), Hayley Gallivan (Standby Elphaba), Lucy van Gasse (Standby Glinda), Florence Andrews, Gemma Atkins, William Bozier, Oliver Brenin, Lauren Brooke, Philip Catchpole, Aisling Duffy, Chlöe Hart, Jacqueline Hughes, Robert Jones, Sophie Linder Lee, Tania Mathurin, Marc McBride, Stacey McGuire, Tom Muggeridge, Sean Parkins, Michelle Pentecost, Stuart Ramsay, Lindsay Taylor, Paulo Teixeira, Justin Thomas, Hannah Toy, Matt Turner, Oliver Watton and Jason Winter.

    Wicked is already the 16th longest-running West End musical of all time* and recently celebrated its landmark 2500th performance (8 September 2012) and 6th Birthday (27 September 2012). The Olivier and Evening Standard Awardwinning
    London production has been seen by almost 5 million theatregoers since its West End premiere in 2006.
     
    Wicked has music and lyrics by multi GRAMMY and Academy® Award winner Stephen Schwartz, a book by Winnie Holzman and is directed by two-time Tony® Award winner and Olivier Award nominee Joe Mantello. Wicked is based on the best-selling novel, ‘Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West’, by Gregory Maguire.


    Related news

    Full West End casting announced for Frozen The Musical

    Posted on | By Nicholas Ephram Ryan Daniels |

    Full casting for the West End transfer of Frozen has now been announced. Originally meant to open in April at the The... Read more

    Monday Night at the Apollo performances rescheduled to begin in April

    Posted on | By Nicholas Ephram Ryan Daniels |

    Further casting has been announced for the highly anticipated West End concert series, Monday Night at the Apoll... Read more

    World premiere of The Devil Wears Prada musical postponed to 2022

    Posted on | By Nicholas Ephram Ryan Daniels |

    Due to the ongoing pandemic, the eagerly anticipated musical adaptation of The Devil Wears Prada has once again been ... Read more

    Follow us for instant updates and special offers

    Sign up to our mailing list and be the first to hear about new West End shows and exclusive ticket discounts. We value your privacy. You can unsubscribe at any time. But we hope you won’t!