Saturday, 27 November 2010

Wicked London News

The London production has been voted Best Long-Running West End Show at the BWW: UK Awards, whilst former Glinda, Dianne Pilkington, picked up Best Leading Actress in a Play for her current role in The 39 Steps.  View a complete list of winners here.

Meanwhile it has been announced that former cast member Mark Evans will assume the role of Fiyero from 7th February 2011.

Thursday, 18 November 2010

2010 BroadwayWorld UK Awards

Voting closes tomorrow in the 2010 BroadwayWorld Awards.  Wicked's nominations include:

Best Long Running West End Show
Best Leading Actor in a Musical - Lee Mead
Best Leading Actress in a Musical - Rachel Tucker/Louise Dearman.  Kerry Ellis is also nominated for her role in Oliver!


Cast your votes here.

Thursday, 11 November 2010

Original Cast Recording of Wicked goes Double Platinum

The Original Cast Recording of Wicked has been certified double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America.  Composer Stephen Schwartz was presented with a plaque following the 10th November matinee at The Gershwin Theater - view the presentation at BroadwayWorld.com.

Pictured: Marc Platt (Producer), Mandy Gonzalez, Stephen Schwartz & Katie Rose Clarke

Tuesday, 2 November 2010

Wicked Day London Online Auction

The London cast of Wicked have designed t-shirts to be auctioned for Magic 105.4's "Cash for Kids" charity. View and bid for the designs here.

As well as the t-shirts, there is jewellery customised by Rachel Tucker and a signed Elphaba suitcase, as used in the show.


Monday, 1 November 2010

Wicked Day 2010 - London (Part 2)

The remainder of my photos from Wicked Day are now online here.

You can view a video of Rachel and Louise performing "For Good" here (video by linny90120).

Wicked Day 2010

Lee Mead

Wicked Day 2010

George Ure

Wicked Day 2010

Lee Mead & Louise Dearman

Wicked Day 2010

Jennifer Tierney