Wicked in Columbus Details
Wicked the musical is based on the novel Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire. It tells the story of Elphaba (Wicked Witch of the West) and Glinda (Glinda the Good Witch), unlikely friends who grow up together facing adversity, struggling with opposing viewpoints, rivaling over love interests, and ultimately facing off between good and wicked in the Land of Oz. Wicked features music and lyrics by famed Broadway and film composer Stephen Schwartz (Pippin, Godspell) and book by television writer Winnie Holzman (My So Called Life, Thirtysomething). The original Broadway cast featured singing icons Kristin Chenoweth as Glinda and Idina Menzel as Elphaba. Broadway legend Joel Grey was cast as the Wizard.
Wicked is not only loved by audiences, but by critics and theater peers as well. The show was honored in 2004 with 10 Tony award nominations and the award for Best Actress (Idina Menzel), Best Set Design and Best Costume Design. The musical went on to win six Drama Desk Awards including Best Musical and a Grammy for Best Musical Wicked Album.
Where is Wicked playing in Columbus?
Don't miss this fantastic journey through the unseen side of Oz in Wicked playing at the Ohio Theatre while in Columbus.
How much does it cost to see Wicked in Columbus?
The average resale price for a ticket to see Wicked in Columbus is about $197.00 per person.
How long is Wicked?
Wicked is approximately 2hrs, 30mins.