Gershwin Theatre | New York City, NY
A rollercoaster ride of emotions from isolation and fear, to optimism, acceptance and all the stops in between, the shows’s new perspective on the life of the Wicked Witch of the West – aka Elphaba – is a glorious celebration of friendship and staying true to your heart. Not only does the engaging story, based on Gregory Maguire’s best-selling novel (itself a reimagination of L Frank Baum’s original book) deliver plenty of laughs, but there’s lots of lessons to be learned in Glinda and Elphaba’s relationship, too. So come and see this incredible story unfold at the Gershwin Theatre!
We all know how Dorothy triumphed over that witch in the land of Oz. Now, a parallel universe comes to life at Gershwin Theatre in New York, New York on Saturday 22nd July 2023 as the Wicked Witch of the West, Elphaba casts a spell and takes you to relive her journey of becoming Wicked! Based on Gregory Maguire's 1995 novel, "Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West" with music by Stephen Schwartz and book by Winnie Holzman, the musical adaption enchanted audiences all over the world becoming Broadway's fifth-longest running show, having surpassed $1 billion in total Broadway revenue. Witness the bewitching witchcraft that captivated audiences and critics alike all over the world as Elphaba and Glinda tremble your seats for this magical journey of a lifetime. Cast a spell, book your tickets now!