Academy Of Music - PA | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
A rollercoaster ride of emotions from isolation and fear, to optimism, acceptance and everything in between, the Musical’s new perspective on the life of the Wicked Witch of the West – aka Elphaba - is a triumphant celebration of friendship and staying true to your heart. Not only does the gripping story, based on Gregory Maguire’s best-selling novel (itself a reimagination of L Frank Baum’s original book) provide plenty of laughs, but there’s lots of lessons to be learned in Glinda and Elphaba’s relationship, too. So come and see this fantastic story unfold at the Academy Of Music!
Wicked! Is a story of friendship and treachery, alliance and conflict, a story of how things could have been so, so different. Before the famous Dorothy lands anywhere near the land of Oz, before there even was a Tin-man, a scaredy-cat Lion or a Scarecrow. Wicked brings you the drama, the deception, the mix-ups and the masterful tale of friendship and identity, uncover more about all the iconic characters from the Land of Oz! Tickets are on hand now for Wicked! Only at the spectacular Academy Of Music in the city of Philadelphia on the Friday 3rd November 2023. A long, long time a go in the mystic Land of Oz, Elphaba, born with emerald green skin and a fierce temperament, becomes best friends with Galinda, a lovable and innocent blonde. Until the two witches fall in love with the same man, the Winkle Prince Fiyero Tigelaar, and are duped by the wicked Wizard of Oz into becoming enemies, thus creating the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good, defender of Oz! Spells will sputter and monkeys’ will fly, in this extremely gripping origin story, find out precisely where the Tin-man, the Scarecrow and the Lion came from. Reserve your tickets now to the magical Wicked! Only at the spectacular Academy Of Music in the city of Philadelphia.