Showing: 1-20 of 30

Wicked

OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: 'Guiding Light' star Kim Zimmer in 'Hello, Dolly!' this week in Michigan

OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: 'Guiding Light' star Kim Zimmer in 'Hello, Dolly!' this week in Michigan

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 27, 2014 12:00 am
Stage praise: Chicago southsider Matt Raftery leading new run of 'Godspell' opening this week at Marriott Theatre

Stage praise: Chicago southsider Matt Raftery leading new run of 'Godspell' opening this week at Marriott Theatre

While completing a two-month run of the musical "Cats" at Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire, Ill., actor Brian Bohr was faced with a two-week overlap for the start of rehearsals for the stage space's next production of "Godspell," which features him playing the lead as Jesus.

June 05, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

OFFBEAT: Webber's 'Wizard' of 'Odd,' and return of Oz Fest

OFFBEAT: Webber's 'Wizard' of 'Odd,' and return of Oz Fest

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

May 06, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

OFFBEAT: A 'Wicked' return for 'Oz'-inspired stage favorite

OFFBEAT: A 'Wicked' return for 'Oz'-inspired stage favorite

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

November 04, 2013 12:00 am
Jenn Gambatese and Alison Luff as Glinda and Elphaba in the 10th anniversary of "Wicked"

Jenn Gambatese and Alison Luff as Glinda and Elphaba in the 10th anniversary of "Wicked"

Jenn Gambatese (left) and Alison Luff as Glinda and Elphaba in "Wicked."

November 04, 2013 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: John Davidson celebrating 10th anniversary of 'Wicked' in Chicago

OFFBEAT: John Davidson celebrating 10th anniversary of 'Wicked' in Chicago

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

October 30, 2013 12:00 am
Actor and Singer John Davidson as The Wizard in the 10th Anniversary Broadway Tour of "Wicked"

Actor and Singer John Davidson as The Wizard in the 10th Anniversary Broadway Tour of "Wicked"

Actor and singer John Davidson as the Wizard in the 10th anniversary Broadway Tour of "Wicked."

October 30, 2013 12:00 am
Still casting a Spell: Broadway's 'Wicked' celebrating 10th stage anniversary with Chicago return

Still casting a Spell: Broadway's 'Wicked' celebrating 10th stage anniversary with Chicago return

Megan Gauler, 18, of Kouts remembers her first stage encounter with the witches of Broadway's record-breaking box office smash "Wicked."

October 27, 2013 7:00 am Photos

Photos

Jenn Gambatese and Alison Luff Face Off Wand Versus Broom in the "Wicked" 10th Anniversary Tour

Jenn Gambatese and Alison Luff Face Off Wand Versus Broom in the "Wicked" 10th Anniversary Tour

Jenn Gambatese (left) and Alison Luff face off as Glinda and Elphaba with wand versus broom in the "Wicked" 10th Anniversary Tour flying into Chicago for an eight-week run that opens Wednesday at Oriental Theatre.

October 27, 2013 12:00 am
Actor and Singer John Davidson as The Wizard in the 10th Anniversary Broadway Tour of "Wicked"

Actor and Singer John Davidson as The Wizard in the 10th Anniversary Broadway Tour of "Wicked"

Actor and singer John Davidson as the Wizard in the 10th Anniversary Broadway Tour of "Wicked."

October 27, 2013 12:00 am
Alison Luff and Jenn Gambatese Star as Elphaba and Glinda for the 10th Anniversary Tour of "Wicked"

Alison Luff and Jenn Gambatese Star as Elphaba and Glinda for the 10th Anniversary Tour of "Wicked"

Alison Luff (left) and Jenn Gambatese star as Elphaba and Glinda for the 10th Anniversary Broadway Tour of "Wicked" arriving in Chicago this week to open Wednesday for an exclusive eight-week run at Oriental Theatre through Dec. 21, 2013.

October 27, 2013 12:00 am
Jenn Gambatese and Alison Luff in Signature Garb as Glinda and Elphaba in the 10th Anniversary of "Wicked"

Jenn Gambatese and Alison Luff in Signature Garb as Glinda and Elphaba in the 10th Anniversary of "Wicked"

Jenn Gambatese (left) and Alison Luff in the signature garb as Glinda and Elphaba in the 10th Anniversary of the hit Broadway musical "Wicked," opening Wednesday in Chicago for an eight-week run through Dec. 21, 2013.

October 27, 2013 12:00 am
Soap Opera Actress Kim Zimmer of "Guiding Light" Stars at Madame Morrible in the 10th Anniversary Tour of "Wicked"

Soap Opera Actress Kim Zimmer of "Guiding Light" Stars at Madame Morrible in the 10th Anniversary Tour of "Wicked"

Soap opera actress Kim Zimmer of "Guiding Light" stars at Madame Morrible in the 10th Anniversary Tour of "Wicked."

October 27, 2013 12:00 am
Alison Luff stars as Elphaba in the 10th Anniversary Broadway Tour of "Wicked"

Alison Luff stars as Elphaba in the 10th Anniversary Broadway Tour of "Wicked"

Alison Luff stars as Elphaba for the 10th anniversary tour of "Wicked" opening in Chicago Wednesday at Oriental Theatre for an eight-week run.

October 27, 2013 12:00 am
Alison Luff Casts a Spell as Elphaba in the 10th Anniversary Broadway Tour of "Wicked"

Alison Luff Casts a Spell as Elphaba in the 10th Anniversary Broadway Tour of "Wicked"

Alison Luff casts a spell as Elphaba for audiences eager to return to Oz for the 10th Anniversary Broadway Tour of "Wicked," playing an eight week run in Chicago at Oriental Theatre until Dec. 21, 2013.

October 27, 2013 12:00 am
Stealing the Show: Stage veterans paired with 11-year-old for Drury Lane's 'Oliver!'

Stealing the Show: Stage veterans paired with 11-year-old for Drury Lane's 'Oliver!'

Actress Heidi Kettenring is enjoying being part of the stage family for favorite family-friendly audience productions.

May 04, 2013 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Buddy Holly and Julia Child in 2013 Chicago Broadway season

OFFBEAT: Buddy Holly and Julia Child in 2013 Chicago Broadway season

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

March 05, 2013 12:00 am
Broadway's 'Wicked' musical earns new record

Broadway's 'Wicked' musical earns new record

Oz has reclaimed the box office crown on Broadway.

January 04, 2013 12:00 am
YOUNG VOICES: Show them how you're defying gravity

YOUNG VOICES: Show them how you're defying gravity

As my best friend described all of the amazing effects, lighting, and characters dazzling the audiences in Chicago, I couldn't help but feel intrigued. The image I conjured up in my mind happened to be a witch raising a broomstick and hitting a set of powerful notes. Yes folks, the musical w…

January 17, 2011 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Heavy metal

Heavy metal

Actor Justin Brill is shown in full makeup and costume backstage for the role of the Tin Man, appearing in Act 2 of "Wicked," which is now on national tour.

January 15, 2011 12:00 am
activate-button-3
Follow The Times

Featured Businesses

Poll

Loading…

Who do you support for Porter County commissioner?

View Results