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Posted by Julie Harmon On October - 28 - 2010

The “Wicked” Broadway production continues selling like gangbusters after running for almost seven years. Box office data shows that this year’s attendance for the musical has not dropped under 90% seating capacity at Gershwin Theater, one of Broadway’s biggest houses. Apparently, even for Broadway hit musicals with no signs of closing, too much promotion is […]

Wicked San Antonio | Majestic Theatre

Posted by Julie Harmon On September - 7 - 2010

Wicked will be returning to the Majestic Theatre in San Antonio, Texas for a limited run lasting from March 12 – March 30, 2014. Wicked is a perennial San Antonio favorite that brings mass sellouts at the Majestic Theatre just like it does on the starry streets of Broadway. The Tony-winning musical that Entertainment Weekly […]

Wicked Author Gregory Maguire Pens a Play

Posted by Julie Harmon On July - 22 - 2010

Gregory Maguire, author of the critically acclaimed novel “Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West” which was turned into an award winning and top grossing Broadway musical by Stephen Schwartz and Winnie Holzman, has signed on to write a play to appear in “Grimm”, which features a series of interrelated, […]

Wicked the Movie Looks at Possible Directors

Posted by Julie Harmon On July - 12 - 2010

“Wicked”, one of the best, if not the greatest, musicals ever showcased in Broadway and all over the world is being planned to be turned into a musical film by two of the musical’s creative heads, lyricist Stephen Schwartz, script writer Winnie Holzman, and producer Marc Platt. According to Deadline.com, Universal Pictures is also reported […]

Jackie Burns Signs on as Elphaba on Wicked Tour

Posted by Julie Harmon On July - 8 - 2010

Jackie Burns of “Rock of Ages” fame has been cast as the newest addition to the North American tour of the critically acclaimed musical “Wicked”, which is based on the novel, penned by Winnie Holzman and has music and lyrics written by Stephen Schwartz. “Wicked” is a story set in the Land of Oz before […]

Wicked to Close Its Curtains in San Francisco

Posted by Julie Harmon On April - 26 - 2010

The record breaking run of “Wicked” in San Francisco is coming to a close. The return engagement for the incredibly popular prequel to the “Wizard of Oz” will be closing on September 5, following 660 performances in San Francisco, the city where “Wicked” first was born and got its start. Theater officials are saying that […]

Wicked Boston | Opera House

Posted by Julie Harmon On April - 5 - 2010

Wicked, the multi-awarded and smashing hit musical, has a three-week engagement at the Boston Opera House from July 7 – 23, 2017. Based on Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, a novel written by Gregory Maguire, Wicked presents the untold tale of the witches of the Land of Oz. […]

Wicked Madison | Overture Center

Posted by Julie Harmon On April - 4 - 2010

The Overture Hall of Madison’s Overture Center for the Arts will have a three-week run of Wicked, the smash hit and enchanting Broadway musical production based on Gregory Maguire’s 1995 book, from October 21, 2015 to November 1, 2015. Wicked is a vivid re-imagination of the unforgettable tale of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and […]

Wicked Memphis | Orpheum Theatre

Posted by Julie Harmon On April - 3 - 2010

It’s going to be a wickedly fascinating New Year for Memphis! Wicked, the award-winning and top-grossing Broadway musical, is set to work its magic again on its Memphis audience. It plays the Orpheum Theatre from March 7 through 25, 2014 as part of the 2017-2018 Orpheum Broadway Series. Wicked: The Untold Story of the Witches […]

Wicked Minneapolis | Orpheum Theatre

Posted by Julie Harmon On April - 3 - 2010

The first time Wicked came to Minneapolis, the smashing Broadway musical spectacle broke box office records and sold out before you could say, “Defying Gravity!” This time, don’t miss out and get your tickets early because Wicked is coming back to the Orpheum Theatre in the Spring of 2017! In a land of talking animals, […]