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Wicked extends run in London's West End
West End musical Wicked has announced its 24th extension in the West End, taking the show into December 2018.
500,000 tickets have been released for the production, which will now run at the Apollo Victoria until 1st December 2018. It will celebrate 11 years in the West End on 27th September this year, and it is currently the 16th longest-running show in West End theatre history.
The current cast of Wicked features Alice Fearn (Elphaba), Sophie Evans (Glinda), Bradley Jaden (Fiyero), Melanie La Barrie (Madame Morrible), Andy Hockley (The Wizard), Martin Ball (Doctor Dillamond), Sarah McNicholas (Nessarose), Jack Lansbury (Boq), Laura Pick (Standby for Elphaba) and Carina Gillespie (Standby for Glinda).
Watch out interview with new Elphaba and Glinda, Alice Fern and Sophie Evans, below.
Stephen Schwartz’s musical is based on the novel ‘Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West’ by Gregory Maguire, and was adapted for the stage by Winnie Holzman.
Wicked Tickets are available now