West End hit musical WICKED has extended until 2017
WICKED, the West End musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz has extended its current booking period until 20 April 2017 at the Apollo Victoria Theatre.
The long-running London production, which is now in its 10thanniversary year, continues to break Box Office records at the Apollo Victoria Theatre, most recently setting a new house record with a weekly gross of £1,030,379 (for the week ending Saturday 2 January 2016).
Acclaimed as “a magical story of friendship, love and growing up”and “a package of show-stopping songs and razor-sharp wit” (Metro), Wicked has now been seen by over 7 million people in London alone and is currently the 9th longest-running show in the West End and already the 19th longest-running show in West End theatre history*.
Wicked currently stars: Emma Hatton (Elphaba), Savannah Stevenson(Glinda), Oliver Savile (Fiyero), Liza Sadovy (Madame Morrible), Tom McGowan* (The Wizard), Sean Kearns (Doctor Dillamond), Daniel Hope(Boq), Katie Rowley Jones (Nessarose), Natalie Andreou (Standby forElphaba) and Carina Gillespie (Standby for Glinda).
Based on the international best-selling novel by Gregory Maguire that ingeniously re-imagined the stories and characters created by L. Frank Baum in ‘The Wonderful Wizard of Oz’, Wicked tells the incredible untold story of an unlikely but profound friendship between two sorcery students. Their extraordinary adventures in Oz will ultimately see them fulfil their destinies as Glinda The Good and the Wicked Witch of the West.