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The show below will not currently be playing, but it may return if indoor performances resume after 15 August 2020 and booking for performances beyond that date should be open.


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Wicked

3 star rating

Booking to 27 Nov 2021

Apollo Victoria Theatre

The musical story of the early days of Glinda The Good and the Wicked Witch of the West who featured in the Wizard of Oz.
Wicked at the Apollo Victoria Theatre

Image courtesy Apollo Victoria Theatre

Show details

Synopsis


Wicked tells the incredible untold story of an unlikely but profound friendship between two girls who first meet as sorcery students at Shiz University: the blonde and very popular Glinda and a misunderstood green girl named Elphaba.


Following an encounter with The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, their friendship reaches a crossroads and their lives take very different paths.


Glinda's unflinching desire for popularity sees her seduced by power while Elphaba's determination to remain true to herself, and to those around her, will have unexpected and shocking consequences for her future.


Multi award-winning, Wicked is now the 10th longest running show in the West End.


Background, advisory warnings


Age suitability: 7+


When Dorothy famously triumphed over the Wicked Witch, we only ever heard one side of the story.


Gregory Maguire's acclaimed 1995 novel, 'Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West', re-imagined the Land of Oz, creating a parallel universe to the familiar story written by L. Frank Baum and first published as 'The Wonderful Wizard of Oz' in 1900.


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Postal address:
17 Wilton Rd
London SW1V 1LG

Box office tel: 0844 871 3001

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Dates


Previews from:Thursday 7 September 2006

Press night:Wednesday 27 September 2006

Booking until:Saturday 27 November 2021

Closes:No date announced.

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑30pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Intervals:1

Matinee:

Wednesday - 2-30pm

Saturday - 2-30pm


Intervals:1

Running time: 2hrs 45 mins

Tickets


Standard:
From £27

Concessions:
Group tickets (Monday to Thursday) from £39-50, subject to availability.

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Access information


For access bookings only call: 020 7828 7074 Lines open Monday‑Saturday, 10:30am‑6:00pm. Please avoid calling between 1:30pm‑2:30pm on matinee days, as your call may not be answered during this time. Or email: apollovictoriaaccess@theambassadors.com The Box Office endeavours to respond to email requests within 48 hours.

Cast


Laura Pick - Elphaba

Helen Woolf - Glinda

Alistair Brammer - Fiyero

Kim Ismay - Madame Morrible

Andy Hockley - The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Carina Gillespie - Nessarose

Simeon Truby - Dr Dillamond

Nicholas McLean - Boq

Amy Webb - Standby for Elphaba

Lisa-Anne Wood - Standby for Glinda


COMPANY


Chanelle Anthony - Ensemble

Meg Astin - Swing

Rebecca Botterill - Swing, Elphaba U/S

Michael Colbourne - Ensemble, Fiyero U/S

Lewis Easter - Swing

Nolan Edwards - Ensemble

Kerry Enright = Ensemble, Madame Morrible U/S

Rebecca Gilliland - Ensemble, Elphaba / Nessarose U/S

Lucie Horsfall - Ensemble

Nicole Lupino - Ensemble

Maggie Lynne - Ensemble, Nessarose U/S

Stuart MacIver - Swing, Doctor Dillamond U/S

Carl Man - Ensemble, Fiyero U/S

Rhidian Marc - Ensemble, Doctor Dillamond/Wizard U/S

Jessica-Alice McCluskey - Ensemble, Madame Morrible U/S

Joanna Sawyer - Ensemble, Glinda U/S

Tonye Scott-Obene - Ensemble, Chistery

Scott Sutcliffe - Ensemble, Boq U/S

Genevieve Taylor - Ensemble, Madame Morrible U/S

Grant Thresh - Swing, Dance Captain

James Titchener - Ensemble, Assistant Dance Captain

Libby Watts - Swing, Dance Captain

Bryony Whitfield - Swing

Chad Wilder - Ensemble

Dickie Wood - Ensemble, Boq U/S

Chiarina Woodall - Ensemble

Tom Woollaston - Swing


Creatives


Author: Winnie Holzman (Book) Gregory Maguire (Author of original novel)
Composer: Stephen Schwartz
Lyricist: Stephen Schwartz
Director: Joe Mantello
Set designer: Eugene Lee
Costume designer: Susan Hilferty
Musical direction: Wayne Cilento (Musical Staging)
Stephen Oremus (Music Supervisor / Arrangements)
Alex Lacamoire (Music Arrangements)
William David Brohn (Orchestrations)
Choreography: James Lynn Abbott (Dance arrangements)
Lighting: Kenneth Posner
Sound: Tony Meola
Production: UK Executive Producer - Michael McCabe Producers: Marc Platt Universal Stage Productions The Araca Group Jon B. Platt David Stone

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