Wicked Tour

After premiering in Broadway to huge acclaim and box office success, Gregory Maguire’s prequel to the “Wizard of Oz” will test the waters on the small screen with an eight-hour mini-series produced by Salma Hayek and backed up by the network that brought us “Modern Family”, ABC. ABC will also be testing the waters once […]

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Featured | On January 9, 2011

The 2011-2012 Broadway/San Diego season will turn out as a homecoming run for last year’s big winner at the Tony Awards, the musical “Memphis” which was conceived and has grown at the La Jolla Playhouse way back in 2008 before being exported to the Great White Way, despite having a story set in the Tennessean […]

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Featured | On January 1, 2011

Teal Wicks has been confirmed to play the role of Elphaba, the emerald-skinned girl who later on became the Wicked Witch of the West in “Wicked”, the award winning musical and re-imagining of the L. Frank Baum classic, “Wizard of Oz”. The role of Elphaba is no unchartered territory for Wicks as she has played […]

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Featured | On December 20, 2010

Norfolk is partnering with Jam Theatricals, a new organization, to present their Broadway series in 2011-2012. The series “Broadway in Norfolk” is still incomplete. However, “Wicked” will be returning as well as “Rock of Ages,” a musical that features hit songs from the 1980s, and “Beauty and the Beast” from Disney. In the spring additional […]

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Featured | On December 6, 2010

“Wicked” rode into town for the holidays on Wednesday on a sleigh filled with magic at Miller Auditorium in Kalamazoo. The show runs through December 12. The lyrics and music for “Wicked” were created by Stephen Schwartz, the most successful musical theater American composer from his generation. The musical made its Broadway debut in 2003 […]

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Featured | On December 3, 2010

In a statement released today, the theater production company Celebrity Attractions, which recently brought “Wicked” into Little Rock, said almost 40,000 people were in attendance during the run of 16 performances which resulted in $2.8 million in ticket sales. Little Rock’s premiere engagement of “Wicked,” the blockbuster musical, was an incredibly wicked success, casting a […]

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Featured | On December 1, 2010

The cacophony is organized. Approximately 20 workers move around on the cluttered and deep Miller Auditorium stage, shifting parts in the massive set for “Wicked” that is being assembled. From different parts of the stage instructions are shouted, as the workers fight to be heard over the nearly continuous hammering. A technician yells up as […]

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Featured | On November 30, 2010

Starting on February 7, 2011, Mark Evans will be joining the “Wicked” London production. He will play Fiyero opposite Louise Dearman playing Glinda and Rachel Tucker playing Elphaba. The cast also includes Julian Forsyth playing Doctor Dillamond, Clive Carter playing The Wizard and Julie Legrand playing Madame Morrible. Evans since March 2010 has been part […]

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Featured | On November 29, 2010

Wicked will be coming to Popejoy Hall in Albuquerque, New Mexico from October 17 – October 28, 2018. This trip west by Wicked’s national touring company is the musical’s third run in Albuquerque as well as in New Mexico. Wicked is one of Broadway’s most flavorful musical, rich with scintillating songs and elaborate stage designs. […]

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Featured | On November 23, 2010

Wicked will be resting its broomstick at the Hult Theatre when it comes through Eugene, Oregon for a brief two-week stint from April 20 through May 1, 2011. This trip to the great northwest marks Wicked’s debut in Eugene as well as the only stop the national touring company is currently scheduled to make in […]

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Featured | On November 22, 2010