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Saturday, March 2nd, 2013

Beginning February 26, there is a change in the Wicked 1st National Tour cast. Jenn Gambatese portrays Glinda at Segerstrom Center For The Arts – Segerstrom Hall in Costa Mesa.

Jenn Gambatese Joins as Glinda in Wicked 1st National Tour

Jenn Gambatese Joins as Glinda in Wicked 1st National Tour

Broadway veteran Jennifer Gambatese stepped into the role on Tuesday, February 26 replacing Patti Murin, whose contract was up.

Gambatese made her Broadway debut in “Footloose” in October 1998. Her other Broadway credits include Penny Pingleton in “Hairspray” and roles in “A Year With Frog and Toad,” “All Shook Up,” “Tarzan” and “Is He Dead?” A Cleveland native, Gambatese left home for Manhattan in 1993 when she was 18 to pursue her dream of acting. After graduating from New York University, her career took off immediately: she toured the country with American Family Theater.

Wicked musical will play through March 17, 2013 at Orange County Performing Arts Center Segerstrom Hall. Although ticket sales have been brisk, there are still good seats left. Use Code AFF$10 at Checkout to Get $10 OFF on Orders of $350 or more! Wicked Costa Mesa CA Ticket sales is in full swing, Hurry before they all go on sale.

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Saturday, February 23rd, 2013

Wicked Musical currently touring in Costa Mesa CA for almost 4-week run through March 17, 2013. The Wizard of Oz has returned to the Segerstrom Center for the third time and reviewed by ANNE VALDESPINO – Here is the review:

Now a decade old, “Wicked” continues to set records for ticket sales and it still attracts an eclectic audience: little girls in ruby red dresses, punks with platinum hair, fresh-faced young women dragging their boyfriends, seniors and gay couples. Its soaring score, fantasy landscape, love story and a book packed with one-liners appeal to a wide demographic.

It’s no surprise that composer-lyricist Stephen Schwartz, with his love of challenging subjects, could craft a musical out of Gregory Maguire’s best-selling 1995 novel. “Wicked” bristles with great music, from its foreboding title track, “No One Mourns the Wicked,” to songs of young love awakening such as “I’m Not That Girl,” and plenty of anthemic ballads in between: “Defying Gravity” and “The Wizard and I.”

Schwartz is suddenly hot again – or perhaps he’s never gone cold. “Pippin” is poised for a spring Broadway revival, and “Wicked” is just more candy for his hard-core fans. The composer of “Godspell” and Disney musicals including “Enchanted,” “Pocahontas,” and “The Prince of Egypt,” Schwartz is a master of pulling on heartstrings.

“Wicked” is about the odd friendship of two girls, one blond and popular, the other a green witch with strange powers. Thrown together accidentally, they experience the typical phases of teen relationships: first dances, bonding over clothes and hairstyles, fighting over the cutest boy in the school. Add politics, sorcery, betrayal and murder to the mix.

Continually taunted for her green skin, Elphaba attends school only to care for her wheelchair-bound sister Nessarose, and meets her opposite, Glinda, the girl with the golden hair. At first they tangle, then become roomies and best friends. Handsome prince Fiyero tests their loyalties by first falling for Glinda and then taking up Elphaba’s political cause: her championing of animal rights, which lands her in deep trouble at school and with the Wizard. Meanwhile, Nessarose has her heart set on Boq, a Munchkin who only has eyes for Glinda.

Read the complete review {Via OCRegister.com}

Wicked musical will play through March 17, 2013 at Orange County Performing Arts Center – Segerstrom Hall. Buy Wicked Costa Mesa CA Tickets Online – SAVE $10 when you spend $350 or more, Use code AFF$10.

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Friday, November 12th, 2010

After breaking box office records and selling out in record time in 2006, Wicked, Broadway’s biggest blockbuster, will return to the Orange County Performing Arts Center March 9 – April 3, 2011. Tickets for the return engagement are on sale.

Based on the best-selling 1995 novel by Gregory Maguire, Wicked, winner of 35 major awards, including a Grammy and three Tony Awards, is the untold story of the witches of Oz. With music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Godspell, Pippin, Academy Award-winner for Pocahontas and The Prince of Egypt) and book by Winnie Holzman (My So Called Life, Once And Again and thirtysomething).
Tickets to see Wicked are available now with a Broadway Series custom package. Single ticket prices will start at $38.75 and go on sale Sunday, December 12 at 10 a.m.

Wicked Will come to Costa Mesa, CA (Orange County) on Wednesday March 9, 2011 and Perform through Sunday April 3, 2011. Buy Wicked Orange County Performing Arts Center – Segerstrom Hall Tickets Online. Save $10 on Wicked Ticket Orders over $350! Code AFF$10

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