PHOTO ARCHIVE: Celebrating Eleven Years of Wicked on Broadway
The Stephen Schwartz-Winnie Holzman musical Wicked celebrates eleven years on Broadway the evening of Oct. 30. In honor of this milestone, Playbill.com offers a look back at a number of the various witches, munchkins and Ozians who have inhabited the Gershwin Theatre since 2003.
The Broadway in Bryant Park free concert series continued Aug. 4 with performances from the casts of Rent, Death Takes a Holiday, Jersey Boys, Lion King and Wicked. The series is presented by 106.7 Lite FM.
Wicked Celebrates 5 Millionth Broadway Audience Member
Brett LaTorre of Sparta, NJ, received a special surprise when he took in the Sept. 29 Wicked matinee. LaTorre, who was celebrating his 21st birthday, was holding the 5 millionth ticket scanned at the theatre. He was awarded a "Key to the Emerald City" and a free trip to London.
Set in the magical world of La Belle Epoque Paris, where fashion, glamour, and passion prevail, Lerner and Loewe's celebrated musical is a romantic comedy about one young woman's journey to find her true self... and her true love.