Friday, 29 January 2016

Wicked breaks another box office record & extends booking period

Wicked continues to FLY HIGH in the West End, breaking yet another box office record!

The show recently set a new house record at the Apollo Victoria Theatre  with a weekly gross of £1,030,379.00 (for the week ending Saturday 2nd January 2016).

Now in its 10th anniversary year, the long-running production has extended its booking period to 29th April 2017. Over 500,000 new tickets will go on sale from 1st February 2016. 

Based on the novel by Gregory Maguire which tells the untold story of the Witches of Oz, Wicked has music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz with book by Winnie Holzman. Musical staging is by Wayne Cilento whilst the show is directed by Joe Mantello.

The current West End cast includes: Emma Hatton (Elphaba, pictured), Savannah Stevenson (Glinda), Oliver Savile (Fiyero), Tom McGowan (The Wizard), Liza Sadovy (Madame Morrible), Sean Kearns (Doctor Dillamond), Daniel Hope (Boq), Katie Rowley Jones (Nessarose), Natalie Andreou (Standby for Elphaba) and Carina Gillespie (Standby for Glinda).

Photo Credit: Matt Crockett

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