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Wicked

Wicked

by Stephen Schwartz and Winnie Holzman

Award-Winning, Based on a Story/Novel, Bestseller, Kid-Friendly

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Wicked

Wicked




A new musical prequel to "The Wizard of Oz" based on Gregory McGuire's "Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West".


Story:

The prequel to "The Wizard of Oz," this musical tells the tale of two women - one born with green skin and shunned and the other beautiful and popular. The two become inseparable school chums, but an opportunity to serve the Wizard causes them to split ways - one continuing on as Glenda the Good Witch and the other as the Wicked Witch of the West.


Parental Advisory: For ages 4+

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THEATRE

George Gershwin Theatre
222 W. 51st St.
New York, NY

Info and Directions

Schedule
TBA
MONDAY
Dark
TUESDAY
7 PM
WEDNESDAY
2 and 8 PM
THURSDAY
8 PM
FRIDAY
8 PM
SATURDAY
2 and 8 PM
SUNDAY
3 PM

Important Dates
PREVIEWS: Oct 8, 2003
OPENING: Oct 30, 2003


Run Time
2 hours and 45 minutes (1 Intermission)


NOTE: Most shows have special holiday dates and times. Check the official website for more information.

Composer

Composer and Lyricist
Stephen Schwartz

Librettist

Librettist
Winnie Holzman



  • Premiere

Broadway Premiere

Theatre
George Gershwin Theatre
Opening Night
Oct 30, 2003
Original Cast
Kristin Chenoweth, Idina Menzel, Norbert Leo Butz, Michelle Federer, Christopher Fitzgerald, Joel Grey, Carole Shelley, William Youmans, Ioana Alfonso, Ben Cameron, Cristy Candler, Kristy Cates, Melissa Bell Chait, Marcus Choi, Kristoffer Cusick, Kathy Deitch, Melissa Fahn, Rhett G. George, Manuel Herrera, Kisha Howard, LJ Jellison, Sean McCourt, Corinne McFadden, Jan Neuberger, Walter Winston Oneil, Andrew Palermo, Andy Pellick, Michael Seelbach, Lorna Ventura, Derrick Williams
Director
Joe Mantello
Choreographer
Wayne Cilento
Producer
Marc Platt, Universal Pictures, The Araca Group, Jon B. Platt and David Stone
Musical Director
Stephen Oremus
Orchestrations
William David Brohn
Scenic Design
Eugene Lee
Costume Design
Susan Hilferty
Lighting Design
Kenneth Posner
Sound Design
Tony Meola





CDs

CD
Original Broadway Cast Album

CD
OBC 5th Anniversary Edition


Sheetmusic

Sheetmusic
Vocal Selections


Books

Book
The Grimmerie Behind the Scenes Book

Book
A Pop-Up Compendium of Splendiferous Delight and Thrillifying Intrigue

Book
Novel by Gregory McGuire


Other

Merchandise




2004 Tony Award Nominations

Best Actress in a Musical - Idina Menzel
Best Scenic Design
Best Costume Design
Best Musical
Best Original Score
Best Actress in a Musical - Kristin Chenoweth
Best Book of a Musical
Best Lighting Design
Best Choreography
Best Orchestrations

2004 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding New Musical
Outstanding Book of a Musical
Outstanding Director of a Musical
Outstanding Orchestrations
Outstanding Lyrics
Outstanding Set Design of a Musical
Outstanding Costume Design
Outstanding Music
Outstanding Actress in a Musical - Kristin Chenoweth
Outstanding Actress in a Musical - Idina Menzel
Outstanding Lighting Design

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