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Glinda, wearing a pink party dress, explains popularity to Elphaba as they sit on their dorm bed together.

First Look: Wicked

WICKED, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz… but from a different angle. From the first electrifying note to the final breathtaking moment, WICKED transfixes audiences with its wildly inventive story that USA Today cheers as “a complete triumph! An original musical that will make you laugh, cry, and think.” […]

Glinda floats in her bubble down toward the stage. The bubble is comprised of little steel circles. She is wearing a blue, frilly ballgown.

Meet the Wicked Witches

The witches of Oz are coming to Denver this summer; Wicked is flying into the Buell Theatre on July 24. In the interview below, Glinda and Elphaba, portrayed by Austen Danielle Bohmer and Lauren Samuels, talk about their roles, the impact of Wicked, and what they’re looking forward to during their stay in Denver. DCPA: […]

A Witch’s Guide to Denver

There’s a little bit of magic everywhere if you know how to look for it. Fall under the spell of composer and lyricist Stephen Schwartz’s Wicked, coming to the Mile High City July 24 and running until August 25 at the Buell Theatre. The production is a loose retelling of author Gregory Maguire’s 1995 novel, […]

Glinda and Elphaba stand together, hands clasped. Glinda is holding an old tome.

The Witches of Oz Deliver a Wicked Hit

In 1900, author L. Frank Baum, wrote a charming book called The Wonderful Wizard of Oz that became a children’s classic. The book was turned into a stage musical a year later and begat another great classic: the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz. Judy Garland played a girl who, after a close encounter of […]

Mariand Torres & Erin Mackey in WICKED. Photo by Joan Marcus - 0117r2

‘Wicked’ announces daily Denver lottery for $25 seats

Performances for hit musical’s sixth Denver engagement begin May 8 at Buell Theatre

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Saturday Night Alive: Five intriguing auction items, from ‘Wicked’ walk-on to winter escape

Bonus: Charles “Taste” Lewis is a world-renowned professional graffiti artist born and raised in Denver. This piece was created for Breakin’ Convention, an international dance festival curated by hip-hop artist Jonzi D and hosted by the Denver Center last November. It is 70 inches by 48 inches. Package value: $750. BID Spotlighting five intriguing and […]

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Wicked! Five movie musicals to look forward to

Aladdin, The Lion King, In the Heights and West Side Story are all planning big-screen adaptations in the next two years It’s true that musicals have risen in popularity in recent years, and that Broadway theater attendance is at an all-time high. Movies such as The Greatest Showman, Beauty and the Beast and La La […]