Marquee are proud to announce Loren Hunter will be starring in the lead role of Elphaba in the upcoming Free-Rain Theatre production of WICKED.
Awe-inspiring and spectacular, WICKED is the untold story of the witches of Oz. Long before Dorothy dropped in, two other girls meet in the land of Oz. One, born with emerald-green skin, is smart, fiery and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious and very popular. WICKED tells the enthralling story of two unlikely friends and how they became the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good.
The full cast includes:
Elphaba – Loren Hunter
Galinda/Glinda – Laura Murphy
Elphaba Alternate – Kirrah Amosa
Madame Morrible – Bronwyn Sullivan
Fiyero – Drew Weston
Nessarose – Teya Duncan
Boq – Alexander Clubb
The Wizard – Steve Amosa
Chistery – David Santolin
Mother – Jessica Gowing
Dr Dillamond/Father – Fraser Findlay
Midwife – Rebecca Mitchell
Previous Free-Rain Theatre productions include he Phantom of the Opera in 2013, Mary Poppins in 2015 and The Little Mermaid in 2016.
“This is one not to be missed.” – Sydney Morning Herald (Mary Poppins 2015)
“Once again Free-Rain Theatre turned its hand to a well-known musical and created a show that was vibrant, funny and joyously effusive.” – The Canberra Times (Legally Blonde. The Musical 2014)
“Free-Rain proves yet again that it is a company, under its founder Anne Somes, capable of providing high-quality theatre whether it produces a popular musical or an intense, thought-provoking drama.” – The Canberra Times (The Little Mermaid 2016)