WICKED, the West End and Broadway musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is pleased to release the first pictures of Jacqueline Hughes(Elphaba), Carly Anderson (Glinda), Bradley Jaden (Fiyero), Steven Pinder (The Wizard and Doctor Dillamond), Kim Ismay (Madame Morrible), Iddon Jones (Boq) and Emily Shaw(Nessarose), who will lead the UK/International Tour cast at the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford from 20 July 2016. Wicked will then have its premiere in China on April 11, 2017 at Shanghai Culture Square.
Wicked, which features the hit song ‘Defying Gravity’, opens at the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford on Wednesday 20 July 2016 and plays for 38 performances only, until Sunday 21 August 2016. Bradford will be the only UK city to host the spectacular musical outside London in 2016. The touring production will then travel to the MasterCard Theatres at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, where it opens on 29 September 2016, and then continue touring internationally until January 2018.
Wicked has music and lyrics by multi Grammy® and Academy® Award-winner Stephen Schwartz and is based on the novel ‘Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West’ by Gregory Maguire and adapted for the stage by Winnie Holzman. Musical staging is by Tony® Award-winner Wayne Cilento and the production is directed by two-time Tony® Award-winner Joe Mantello.
See production pictures below by Matt Crockett