BREAKING NEWS: The West End production WICKED The Musical is set to welcome a new pair of “Witches” and “Ozians” this summer to London’s Apollo Victoria Theatre. Starting July 24th, 2017, Wicked UK will welcome…
Alice Fearn Singer, Actress & Vocal/Rep Teacher who graduates from standing by to becoming fulltime star as “Elphaba”
Sophie Evans will make her way back to Oz (following having appeared as “Dorothy” in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s presentation of Wizard of Oz – The Musical at the London Palladium and recently made her Broadway Debut in Lord of the Dance) now by bubble as “Glinda”.
In addition, Bradley Jaden will graduate for the current International touring production as “Fiyero”)
West End veteran Melanie La Barrie will take on the role of “Madame Morrible”,
West End veteran Andy Hockley will take over duties as “The Wizard”,
Newcomer Jack Lansbury will take on the role of “Boq”,
and Laura Pick will serve as the new “Elphaba” standby.
They will replace Willemijn Verkaik (my own page!) (Wicked’s Longest running and International acclaimed “Elphaba”), Suzie Mathers (Wicked Australia’s acclaimed “Glinda”), Oliver Savile (“Fiyero”), Sue Kelvin (“Madame Morrible”), Mark Curry (“The Wizard”) and Idriss Kargbo (who made history as the first African-British actor ever to play the role of Boq”) who all play their final performances on July 22nd, 2017.
“CONGRADULOTIONS” TO THE ALL NEW UK CAST!!!
NEWS from Oz! We are thrilled to announce that Alice Fearn (Elphaba) and Sophie Evans (Glinda) will head up the new London cast of #WickedUK from 24 July 2017! Fly over to our official website for full casting news and to read more: http://po.st/WickedUKCastNews
Photo by Darren Bell
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