Ohio Theatre | Columbus, Ohio
Since its 2004 Broadway opening, to its arrival in London and countries across the globe, WICKED has gathered an impressively extensive list of awards and nominations. From industry wins that show its critical acclaim to accolades voted for by fans themselves, its prizes range from two Olivier Audience awards to nominations for its costume, set and lighting design – and that’s just for the London performance! Once you’ve heard the iconic songs and incredible voices of its talented cast, you’ll understand why. So why not come to the fantastic Ohio Theatre – Columbus in Columbus and watch this phenomenal Musical?
What does it take to be called wicked for eternity? Definitely, there's a story behind that. We all know that the wicked witch of the west was Dorothy's foe; but way before all that, she was a misunderstood teenage witch named Elphaba. Just your normal girl who formed a remarkable bond of friendship with the blond young witch Galinda — a friendship that reached a crossroad that took a turn on their lives and destinies. That's "Wicked"! Indeed, this is a spin-off from “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” and is based on the 1995 Gregory Maguire novel “Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West.” Wicked is a Broadway musical performance, with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and book by Winnie Holzman. It may be witchcraft or wizardry, but Wicked has cast a enchanting spell on critics and audiences alike. Collecting ten Tony Award nominations and four Olivier Award nominations, the original Broadway musical productionmanaged to win three Tony Awards and seven Drama Desk Awards, along with Grammy Award for the original cast album, to boot. Music, magic, marvelousness all rolled into one. Don't miss Wicked as it hits the stage of the Ohio Theatre – Columbus in Columbus, Ohio on Saturday 21st May 2022. Get your tickets now!