If you think you know the Wicked Witch of the West, think again...
Acclaimed as "the musical of the decade", Wicked is London's best selling musical and is based on the Gregory Maguire's novel Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, which is a parallel novel to L. Frank Baum's classic story of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and The Wizard of Oz film.
Taking one to the magical land of Oz, Wicked stages thrilling tale of two young witches whose lives change in face of bizarre events. Telling the "untold" story of Oz and the witches of Oz, Wicked musical is the story of love, hatred, friendship, enmity and ofcourse magic. The two distinctively different witches first meet as sorcery students and become friends but then their peculiar adventures in the Land of Oz gradually set them apart as they both fulfill their destinies in the contrasting roles of Glinda, the Good Witch and Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West.
Playing in its 8th successful year at Apollo Victoria Theater, Wicked is directed by two-time Tony and Olivier Award nominee Joe Mantello. With a book by Winnie Holzman and music and lyrics by Academy Award winner Stephen Schwartz, Wicked musical is a must watch.
"One of the greatest musicals of our time."
"It is magnificent to see a musical that manages to be both populist and intelligent at the same time."
"A remarkable kaleidoscope of magical shocks, surprises and sensations, wicked works like a dream."
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