Wicked, currently starring Lindsay Mendez as Elphaba, Derek Klena as Fiyero and Katie Rose Clarke as Glinda, took home 2004 Tony Awards for Best Scenic Design ( Eugene Lee), Best Costume Design ( Susan Hilferty) and Best Actress ( Idina Menzel). It was also Tony-nominated for Best Actress ( Kristin Chenoweth), Best Book (Holzman), Best Choreography ( Wayne Cilento), Best Lighting Design ( Kenneth Posner), Best Orchestrations ( William David Brohn), Best Original Score ( Stephen Schwartz) and Best Musical.
For more on the production, visit the Playbill Vault.
"Defying Gravity" at the Tony Awards:
Idina Menzel and Kristin Chenoweth:
Idina Menzel in concert:
Menzel and Helen Dallimore:
Menzel on the "Late Show":
Kerry Ellis, Alexia Khadime, Rachel Tucker and Louise Dearman:
Lea Salonga and Charice:
Bean in concert:
Stephanie J. Block demonstrates how Elphaba defies gravity: