WICKED, the classic West End musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is delighted to announce the opening of its 20th new booking period, on Monday 7 September 2015 at 10.00am, with over 500,000 new tickets going on sale for performances until Saturday 5 November 2016.
The Dutch singing sensation Willemijn Verkaik In Concert at The Ambassadors Theatre was always going to be highly anticipated. Having sung the role of Wicked’s Elphaba in three different languages (an un-precedented feat) and recorded the voice of Elsa in Disney’s Frozen in Dutch and German, a one off London concert to let the audience know a bit more about the lady behind the voice was long overdue.
WICKED, the award-winning classic musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is delighted to welcome the American stage, television and film actor Tom McGowan to the role ofThe Wizard from Monday 21 September for a limited season until Saturday 12 March 2016. He will be making his West End debut.
The wonderful Willemijn Verkaik has announced a solo concert next month and we’re very excited! Read on for more details…
Dutch vocal powerhouse Willemijn Verkaik will play a one-off solo concert at the Ambassadors Theatre on Tuesday 25 August 2015.
Accompanied by a live band and joined by some to-be-announced special guests, Willemijn will take a journey through some of the greatest classic and contemporary musicals of all time, as well as celebrating some of the iconic songs that have defined her career so far.
Willemijn Verkaik is best known for playing the role of Elphaba in Wicked, having performed the role in the West End, on Broadway, in Germany and the Netherlands. Willemijn is also the only actress to have performed the role in multiple languages. Other stage credits include Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown in the West End, and Mamma Mia!, Aida and We Will Rock You in Germany. Willemijn also voiced Elsa in the Dutch and German versions of Disney’s smash hit animated film Frozen. Recordings include the German cast recording of Wicked, and appearances on Scott Alan’s albums What I Wanna Be When I Grow Up and Live.
This one-off UK concert promises to be a magical and intimate evening with one of theatreland’s greatest contemporary vocalists.
Willemijn will also be bringing her concert to New York for two performances only, playing at 54 Below on Thursday 27 and Friday 28 August 2015 at 7.00pm.
TUESDAY 25 AUGUST 2015, 8.00pm
THE AMBASSADORS THEATRE
West Street, London, WC2
Tickets: £17.50 and £29.50
Box Office: 08448 112334 | www.theambassadorstheatre.co.uk
ON SALE NOW
THURSDAY 27 and FRIDAY 28 AUGUST 2015, 7.00pm
254 W 54th St, Cellar, New York, NY 10019
Tickets: $40, $45, $50, $80
Box Office: (646) 476-3551 | www. 54below.com
ON SALE NOW
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