It’s all go for Wicked, which is celebrating 16 years of West End fun. This musical has never stopped delighting people of every age. The story charms everyone who sees it, complete with an edgy feel you won’t forget. Now Wicked is booking right through to Sunday 26th November 2023, with 10 extra shows in the pipeline for you to enjoy. Have you seen Wicked yet? If not, book now.
Who’s involved in Wicked
Based on the multi-million copy best-selling novel by Gregory Maguire, Wicked reveals the compelling backstory of L. Frank Baum's beloved characters from The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Their decisions shape the destinies of two unlikely university friends on their journey to becoming Glinda The Good and the Wicked Witch of the West.
- Wicked has music and lyrics by multi-Oscar, Golden Globe and Grammy Award winner Stephen Schwartz. The Musical staging is by Tony Award-winner Wayne Cilento with direction by two-time Tony Award-winner Joe Mantello
- Wicked currently stars Lucie Jones (Elphaba), Helen Woolf (Glinda), Ryan Reid (Fiyero), Sophie-Louise Dann (Madame Morrible), Gary Wilmot (The Wizard, until 16 October 2002), Mark Curry (The Wizard, from 18 October 2022), Carina Gillespie (Nessarose), Nicholas McLean (Boq), Simeon Truby (Doctor Dillamond), Amy Webb (Standby for Elphaba), and Lisa-Anne Wood as the Standby for Glinda
- The show also stars Yuki Abe, Kofi Aidoo-Appiah, Meg Astin, Alishia-Marie Blake, Pàje Campbell, Michael Colbourne, Fergus Dale, Nolan Edwards, Nicola Espallardo, Danny Fogarty, Laura Harrison, Amie Hibbert, Lucie Horsfall, Samuel How, Christian Knight, Nick Len, Jasmine Leung, Maggie Lynne, Rhidian Marc, PaddyJoe Martin, Jessica-Alice McCluskey, Stacey McGuire, Harry Mills, Lewis Newton, Natalie Spriggs, Samantha Thomas, Joe Thompson-Oubari and James Titchener
- Wicked is produced by Marc Platt, Universal Stage Productions, The Araca Group, Jon B. Platt and David Stone
- The Executive Producer (UK) is Michael McCabe
- It’s based on the bestselling novel Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire, written by Emmy and Tony Award nominee Winnie Holzman
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About the Apollo Victoria Theatre
The Apollo Victoria Theatre is the long term home of Wicked, which has played to huge audiences at the venue since 2006. Now it is London’s 9th longest running musical. Past shows at the Apollo Victoria Theatre include The Sound of Music, Fiddler on the Roof, and Camelot.