New York: “Wicked” gets 2019 release date

Theatre fans everywhere, rejoice. The Tony Award-winning and well-loved musical “Wicked” is coming to the big screen, and it’s release date has finally been set:  Dec. 20, 2019.


“‘Wicked’ will finally take flight in 2019.

The long-awaited “Wicked” movie adaptation will be released on Dec. 20, 2019, Universal announced on Thursday.

Stephen Daldry is directing and Marc Platt is producing the big-screen take on the hit Broadway musical and bestselling book. Both are also producing the long-running stage show…”

Read the rest of the story here: http://variety.com/2016/film/news/wicked-movie-release-date-1201797004/

Or here: http://www.theverge.com/2016/6/16/11955628/wicked-musical-film-december-2019-universal


*Image from New York City’s Broadway Artists Alliance