Full cast for Wicked UK and Ireland tour has been announced
The tour starts at the Edinburgh Playhouse on 7 December 23
Wicked tells the incredible story of an unlikely but profound friendship between two young women: the blonde and very popular Glinda… and a misunderstood green girl named Elphaba. Following an encounter with the wonderful wizard, their friendship reaches a crossroads and their lives take very different paths…
Glinda’s unflinching desire for popularity sees her seduced by power. While Elphaba's determination to remain true to herself, and to those around her, will have unexpected and shocking consequences on her future. Their extraordinary adventures in Oz will ultimately see them fulfil their destinies as Glinda the Good, and the Wicked Witch of the West.
The full cast now confirmed. As previously announced Laura Pick will appear as Elphaba and Carl Man as Fiyero, as well as Simeon Truby as The Wizard and Doctor Dillamond .
Joining them will be Sarah O’Connor as Glinda, Donna Berlin as Madame Morrible, Jed Berry as Boq, Megan Gardiner as Nessarose and Casey Al-Shaqsy as Standby for Elphaba.
Completing the cast will be Thomas Charles, Julie Cloke, Charlotte Coggin, Freddie Conway, Áine Curran, Jade Davies, Kamau Davis, Russell Dickson, Maddison Firth, Lydia Gerrard, James Gower-Smith, Shoko Ito, Holly Lawrence, Nick Len, Stephanie Lindo, Will Lucas, Will Luckett, Rozz Mbwembwe, Georgia McElwee, Conor O’Hara, Shereen Osman, Stuart Rouse, Christina Shand, Adam Stickler and Frazer Woolcott.
The further stops of the tour are Hippodrome Theatre Bristol, Hippodrome Theatre Birmingham, The Alhambra Theatre Bradford, Mayflower Theatre Southampton, Liverpool Empire, Bord Gáis Energy Theatre Dublin, Sunderland Empire, Wales Millennium Centre Cardiff and the Palace Theatre in Manchester.
Watch the Wicked UK Tour video here: