THRILLIFYING NEWS: The wait is almost over for the highly anticipated film adaptation of the Award winning smash hit WICKED
. Under the direction of Jon M. Chu
and produced by Universal Pictures
, it has just been revealed that Broadway veterans….
… have both been tapped to play opposite each other as the best friends that grow up to be the famous WITCHES OF OZ themselves.
Erivo will play the smart, fiery, misunderstood, and not so-WICKED WITCH OF THE WEST herself “Elphaba”
Grande (who is a lifelong super # 1 WICKED fan since DAY 1 & has sung the music all throughout her career) will take on the role of the beautiful, blonde, and POPULAR Good Witch herself “Glinda”.
Both performers announced taking part in the film via their Instagram accounts sharing their excitement.
Filming is expecting to begin Summer 2022.
We’re celebrating the return of Broadway all Fall along. However, it does not mean we are free from what has happened within this past year and a half. Our Theater scene just like the rest of the world are continuing to follow current ongoing COVID-19 safety guidelines.
One of the many shows that just returned is the groundbreaking Award winning smash hit 9/11 musical Come From Away
. Earlier today, the Broadway company made Healthy & Safety Protocol video (done in the style you would see when you’re flying on a plane). This is all to make the best of your experience to be back at THE ROCK in a protected matter.