The multi record-breaking original Broadway production
1 Grammy Award | 2 Olivier Awards | 3 Tony Awards
14 countries | 6 language versions
6 Drama Desk Awards on Broadway | 6 Helpmann Awards in Australia
9 WhatsOnStage Awards in London
After 13 years and over 5000 performances at the Gershwin Theatre
Has broken box office records around the world, currently holding weekly-gross-takings records in Los Angeles, Chicago, St. Louis and London.
One of only three musicals in Broadway history to have grossed more than $1 billion (US) at the Box Office (the others being The Phantom of the Opera and Disney’s The Lion King).
Has been hailed by The New York Times as “the defining musical of the decade.”
Wicked: The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz
Based on the international best-selling novel by Gregory Maguire that ingeniously re-imagines the stories and characters created by L. Frank Baum in “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”. Long before Dorothy arrives, there is another young woman, born with emerald-green skin-smart, fiery, misunderstood, and possessing an extraordinary talent. When she meets a bubbly blonde, their initial rivalry turns into the unlikeliest of friendships... until the world decides to call one “good,” and the other one “wicked.”
WICKED looks at what happened in the Land of Oz... But from a different angle.
Stephen Schwartz- lyricist and composer
Stephen Schwartz, the recipient of three Oscars, four Grammy Awards, a Golden Globe Award and an Honorary Tony Award, is the lyricist and composer of musical Wicked. He composed all 22 songs from Wicked, including ‘Defying Gravity’, ‘Popular’ and ‘For Good’ have been covered by many artists and been featured in numerous TV shows including the internationally popular Glee.
Elphaba: A girl born with green skin. Pretty kind, sympathetic and with powerful magic. Also full of confidence, although being exculded by her father, sister and schoolmates.
Ginda: The Good Witch of the North. A pretty and popular girl with blonde hair, is a charming character in the Shiz University. Have to live with her green-skinned roommate.
Fiyero: The prince of the Arjiki tribe in the Vinkus. Glinda and he were one of Shiz's golden couples. But, he finally full in love with another impossible one.
Nessarose: Elphaba's younger sister, extremely beautiful but born with a disability. Having a crush on Boq.
Boq: A Munchkin who knew Elphaba as a child and reunites with her at Shiz University. Because of loving Glinda, Boq Invites Nessarose to the ball.
Wizard of Oz: A human who came to Oz from Earth in a hot air balloon. Power in endless, and knows all along what was going on of OZ.
Doctor Dillamond: A talking goat and history professor at Crage Hall in Shiz. Unable to make a specific sound.
Madame Morrible: The headmistress of Shiz University's Crage Hall, and the assistant of the Wizard. Recommend talented Elphaba to the Wizard.
Chistery Nikko: An abandoned infant snow monkey, who realizes his flying dream under the help of Alphaba. And then be the assistant of Alphaba.
Resident of Oz: The residents of Oz are varied. There are ordinary people, talking animals, more powerful wizards. They live in a different partition, and the capital is Emerald City.
Act as Alphaba
“High F soared eight times a week”
“Tough test for every musical actress”
Heroine of the musical Wicked. Highly requirement for every musical actress. The actress have to sing “High F” three meters from the ground.
Jacqueline Hughes, graduated from Guildford College, plays the green-skinned Elphaba, starred in the UK and Ireland tour of Wicked, playing the role of Elphaba on many occasions to great acclaim. Most recently, she appeared in the UK tour of Mary Poppins.
Act as Glinda
“The combination of beauty and acting”
“Blonde girl with sweet but wise”
Opposite to Elphaba, Glinda is so exocentric. The actress of Glinda must be acting and with a sweet voice. Which means last moment might be a crazy girl, but after have to express love and care. Of course, it is also a challenge to put on a heavy bubble.
Kara Lindsay makes her Broadway debut as journalist Katharine Plumber, the love interest for Jeremy Jordan’s Jack Kelly, in the 2012 Disney musical Newsies, a role she created at Paper Mill Playhouse in New Jersey. She also originated the role of Laura in the musical adaptation of Little House on the Prairie at Paper Mill. Other regional credits include Cabaret, Lone Star Love, A Christmas Carol, Cats and Xanadu.
Act as Fiyero
“Every girl’s dream”
“Charming appearance and charismatic voice”
Bradley Jaden, who most famous starred as Enjolras in Les Misérables in the West End, will play the Winkie prince Fiyero. His other credits include: Ghost The Musical (UK Tour), Cover Shrek in Shrek: The Musical (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane), The 12 Tenors (Europe and Japan), and The Blues Brothers (Edinburgh).Bradley also starred in the YMT productions (as Bradley Wilson) of Goblin Market (2005) and Missing Melanie (2006).
Act as The Wizard & Dr. Dillamond
“One is a charming villain”
“The Other is an upright and honest leader”
Two different roles by one brilliant actor. One is glib, playing politics, another is academic and concerned about animal rights.
Popular UK television star Steven Pinder returns to Wicked to recreate his acclaimed performances. He is known for his role in the television soap opera Brookside. When he left Brookside he took part in several theatre roles playing Laurence in Abigail's Party and also appearing in a psychological thriller called Dead Certain, where he worked alongside Jenny Seagrove.
Act as Madame Morrible
“This is a nightmare for every student, I think”
Kim Ismay, who has starred as Tanya in Mamma Mia! in the West End, is a British actress and singer and a former member of the Royal Shakespeare Company. Kim Ismay took a Bachelor of Arts degree in Performing Arts at the University of Kent. Kim performnced Cabaret (1986); Kiss Me, Kate (1986–87), The Wizard of Oz (1988–89) and The Comedy of Errors (1992–93) and so on. Since 1997 Ismay has been a Director and Fellow of The New Era Academy of Drama & Music. She is also a Patron of Momentum, the children's cancer charity.
Act on Boq
“I am not the spare tire”
Welsh actor Iddon Jones, BAFTA Cymru award-winne, graduated from Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts with First Class Honors Degree. Appeared in Symphony, Spring Awakening, Bar Vocational Course and so on.
Act as Nessarose
“What a beautiful tragedy”
Emily Shaw, who was in the original Stratford-upon-Avon and West End cast of the award-winning musical Matilda, known for Overture (2010), Kill Your Friends (2015) and Aerosol Rebel (2010).
“You could know more about me”
Jodie Steele, graduated from Guildford Performing Arts School. She has appeared on the stage in the West End many times. She also played in the Wealthy Show, Rent, the Famous Four Seas and so on.
“If every musical had the Brain, the Heart and the Courage of wicked, broadway really would be a magical place.”
Time Magazine, International
“A gorgeous musical that brought tears to our eyes”
The Huffington Post, International
“The Best Musical of the Decade!”
Entertainment Weekly, U.S.
“Broadway's biggest blockbuster”
The New York Times, U.S.
“Wicked will entrance every generation in wonder, wit and suspense.”
Time Out, UK
“Guaranteed to delight, amaze, thrill, dazzle and touch the hearts of theatregoers of all ages.”
Toronto Star, Canada
“A Cultural Phenomenon!”
CAST & CREATIVE
Elphaba Jacqueline Hughes
Glinda Carly Anderson
Fiyero Bradley Jaden
The Wizard Steven Pinder
Madame Morrible Kim Ismay
Boq Iddon Jones
Nessarose Emily Shaw
Dr. Dillamond Steven Pinder
Elphaba(standby) Jodie Steele
Music and Lyrics Stephen Schwartz
Book Winnie Holzman
Director Joe Mantello
Choreographer Wayne Cilento
Set Designer Eugene Lee
Costume Designer Susan Hilferty
Lighting Designer Kenneth Posner
Sound Designer Tony Meola
Projection design Elaine J. McCarthy
What payment methods do you have?
Usually, we provide payment methods as follows, but for different performances, different sales policies, please refer to the notice of each performance.
Online payment methods:
1、Online banking of many Chinese banks (both debit card and credit card)
2、Payment platform: ALIPAY, Wechat scan transfer
3、Foreign cards: Master Card, Visa, JCB and American Express.
Pre-sale & On sale
When tickets are on pre-sale,that means customers can pay for reservation only, and when tickets become on-sale, the physical tickets will be issued, and we will arrange the seats in a priority sequence of paying successfully. If there are any tickets left after that, customers can buy directly then.
For some big events, seat map cannot be issued when tickets are on pre-sale and since tickets quantity depends on organizers or venues, sometimes the reservation might be canceled, when that happens, we have to arrange refund work to those who have paid successfully. However, we will always try our best to satisfy our customers’ demand.
Can I choose a seat?
Usually, seat plan will be issued after tickets are on-sale. So when tickets are accepting reservation, customers can only pay for the tickets, and when tickets becomes on-sale, our staff will arrange the seats in a priority sequence of paying successfully.
If there is “buy on map” button, then you can choose the seat from the available seats.
Will my seats be together?
Usually, tickets purchased in one order will be seated together.
I live abroad, how can I buy and get my tickets? Can you deliver tickets to abroad?
For safety reasons, we now do not provide delivery to abroad service. We suggest customers choose “pick up by myself”when purchasing online, and then come to specified Juooo branch to collect tickets before the show.
Can I ask my friend to collect tickets on behalf me?
Yes, but your friend is required to show the following documents:
1、Your passport and the credit card you use when purchase;
2、Your friend’s ID or passport.
3、Our staff will contact you to confirm again before hand over tickets.
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