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Wicked Buffalo TicketsSince becoming a hit on Broadway in 2003, the musical Wicked has left its mark. The show has performed thousands of shows on Broadway, and it was the first Broadway production to have the highest-grossing year for nine years in a row (2003-2012). This success earned Wicked a national touring production that debuted in 2005. The Wicked tour allows fans from all over the country to see this much-talked-about show without having to travel to Broadway.
No One Mourns the WickedWicked tells the story of the classic film and book The Wizard of Oz from the perspective of its central villain, the Wicked Witch of the West. The story follows the witch, whose real name is Elphaba, from her birth until her seeming end. Gregory Maguire’s novel Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, serves as the basis for the musical, and it's set many years before the tornado brought Dorothy from Kansas to Oz. The audience gets to see classic characters like the Tin Man, Cowardly Lion, the Scarecrow, the flying monkeys and more brought to life on the stage. Throughout the story, the audience learns that Elphaba wasn't always wicked and that she was driven to wickedness by people in her life. Through the story, Elphaba loses everything she loves and is horrified to learn that someone she idolized was actually a very bad person.
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What songs are featured in Wicked?The musical soundtrack for Wicked won a Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album at the 2005 Grammy Awards. Its musical score features numerous songs that have gained popularity including, "Popular," "Defying Gravity," "Dancing Through Life," "For Good," "Wonderful" and many more.
Where has Wicked played in Buffalo?Wicked came to Buffalo's Shea's Performing Arts Center in 2017. The current North American tour is set to play in over a dozen cities in 2020. Check back at StubHub to see if Buffalo is added to the list.
Has Wicked won any awards?Wicked has earned multiple Tony Award nominations at the 2004 ceremony. They include Best Musical, Best Book Of A Musical, Best Original Score, Best Choreography and Best Orchestrations. It won Tony Awards for Best Actress In A Musical, Best Scenic Design and Best Costume Design. It also won Drama Desk Awards for Outstanding Musical, Outstanding Book Of A Musical and Outstanding Director Of A Musical.
Is Wicked appropriate for all ages?Wicked is recommended for children aged 8 and older. Children of that age can often appreciate the music, costumes and elaborate sets of the show. However, children younger than 8 may have difficulty sitting through a full-length Broadway musical.
Does the Wicked Broadway production tell an original story?Songwriter Stephen Schwartz and playwright Winnie Holzman adapted Wicked from Gregory Maguire's Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West. The musical's story is based on the book but does have multiple differences. In the book, Elphaba's love interest, Fiyero, is married with kids. In the musical version, he is single. Additionally, the book version of Elphaba's sister is born with no arms, while she has crippled legs in the musical. Additionally, the book is able to delve deeper into the lives and backstories of the characters.
What shows are similar to Wicked?Fans of Wicked may also enjoy Dear Evan Hansen. Both shows force the audience to relate with characters who have made mistakes. The musical version of Anastasia is also similar to Wicked because it takes a well-known story, Anastasia's fate after the Bolshevik revolution, and re-imagines it for the stage.
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