It has been announced that the smash hit musical will be touring the UK once again in 2018, visiting 10 cities from February. 

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Previous cast (c) Matt Crockett. 

The West End and Broadway hit musical will be visiting Bristol, Birmingham, Liverpool, Edinburgh, Leeds, Dublin, Sunderland, Southampton, Cardiff and Manchester in a brand new UK tour which will run from the 5th February until the 5th January 2019.

Stephen Schwartz’s musical previously toured the uk between 2013 and 2015 as well as continuing to play in London’s West End at the Victoria Apollo Theatre as the 17th longest running musical in the capital.

Based on Gregory Maguire’s Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, the musical tells the untold story of the Witches of Oz and features songs such as ‘Defying Gravity’ and ‘For Good’.

The production is directed by Joe Mantello and was adapted for the stage by Winnie Holzman.

Casting for the new UK tour has yet to be confirmed. To keep up with all the latest information about the new tour visit: http://www.wickedthemusical.co.uk/

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