Articles on ‘Wicked’

CONFIRMED: Wicked is returning to Sydney this September

The witches of Oz! Wicked's Lucy Durack and Jemma Rix

John Frost has confirmed that WICKED will be returning to Sydney’s Captiol Theatre in 2014. The 10th anniversary tour, which returns to Melbourne in May 2014, will transfer to the Capitol Theatre in Sydney from September 20. The production will tour to Brisbane once the Sydney season concludes, but no dates have been confirmed at… Read more.

A Wicked Matinee with a Twist

Performers are crazy.   Our job is to create this riveting, glittery and fiery event onstage live with hundreds of people watching and to lead them through a fantasy world for the next 2-3 hours. Sounds wacky huh? If a performer was asked what their main motivation for performing would be, most would express similar… Read more.

Welcoming WICKED into 2014… and beyond

Jemma Rix as Elphaba in Wicked

Fellow Ozians – after an enormously notable absence (how have you possibly coped without my emerald ramblings), I am overjoyed to announce (cue brass section) the triumphant return of my Life Upon The WICKED Stage column for 2014… and beyond! For any newcomers, it’s good to see me isn’t it? Please consider this column to… Read more.

Wicked flies back into Melbourne in just 100 days

The witches of Oz! Wicked's Lucy Durack and Jemma Rix

The countdown is on! In just 100 short days, the 10th Anniversary tour of Wicked will set itself down in Melbourne, where its Australian journey began. The show will commence previews on Wednesday 7th May, with its opening night scheduled for Saturday 10th May at the Regent Theatre – current home of King Kong, which will… Read more.

Major Musicals update: 2013, 2014 and beyond

Lucy Maunder and the Australian Cast of Grease. Photo by Jeff Busby.

Looking for the latest Musicals Update? Check out our Major Musicals: 2015 and beyond update here With the 2012 – 2013 musical theatre season now largely behind us, and with the majority of shows announced for 2014, here is AussieTheatre’s guide to the shows that will close out 2013, the major productions for 2014 and… Read more.