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The Apollo Victoria Theatre in London

Since opening September 27th 2006, Wicked has had a fabulous life so far in the West End and more is yet to come. Wicked is now into it's 15th spellbinding year.

Wicked London has seen some all-star casts, including original Broadway cast member and 'Frozen' star Idina Menzel, international star Willemijn Verkaik, Louise Dearman, the only actress to have played both witches, and of course, the unforgettable Rachel Tucker. Latest to take to the stage is former Elphaba standby, Emma Hatton who took over the role from Jennifer DiNoia who had a 3-month contract.

Current Cast

The cast:

Jennifer DiNoia and Savannah Stevenson as Elphaba and Glinda


Lucie Jones


Helen Woolf


Ryan Reid

Madame Morrible

Sophie-Louise Dann

The Wizard

Gary Wilmot


Carina Gillespie


Nicholas McLean

Doctor Dillamond

Simeon Truby

Standby for Elphaba

Amy Webb

Standby for Glinda

Lisa-Anne Wood

Monkeys, Students, Denizens of the Emerald City, Palace Guards and Other Citizens of Oz: Yuki Abe, Kofi Aidoo-Appiah, Meg Astin, Alishia-Marie Blake, Pàje Campbell, Grace Chapman, Michael Colbourne, Fergus Dale, Nolan Edwards, Nicola Espallardo, Danny Fogarty, Laura Harrison, Amie Hibbert, Lucie Horsfall, Samuel How, Christian Knight, Nick Len, Jasmine Leung, Rhidian Marc, PaddyJoe Martin, Jessica-Alice McCluskey, Stacey McGuire, Harry Mills, Lewis Newton, Natalie Spriggs, Samantha Thomas, Joe Thompson-Oubari and James Titchener

Standbys: Standby for Elphaba - Amy Webb. Standby for Glinda - Lisa-Anne Wood & Charlie Baptie.

Understudies: Understudy for Elphaba - Laura Harrison, Nicola Espallardo. For Glinda - Samantha Thomas, Carina Gillespie. For The Wizard - Simeon Truby, Rhidian Marc. For Doctor Dillamond - Rhidian Marc, Harry Mills. For Madame Morrible - Natalie Spriggs, Jessica-Alice McCluskey. For Fiyero - Michael Colbourne, Danny Fogarty. For Nessarose - Grace Chapman, Laura Harrison. For Boq - Joe Thompson-Oubari, Nick Len.  

Swings: tba

Dance Captains/Swings: tba

Stage Manager: Zoe Attridge. Deputy Stage Manager: Nicola Bouchard. Asst. Stage Managers: Luke Chambers, Tilly Stokes, Eleanor Waugh.

UK Dance Supervisor: Hannah Toy.

Cast Change History

Note: only Principal roles are listed below

  • Kerry Ellis replaced Idina Menzel as Elphaba on January 1, 2007.
  • Susie Blake replaced Miriam Margolyes as Madame Morrible on April 2, 2007.
  • Andy Mace replaced Martin Ball as Doctor Dillamond on July 16, 2007.
  • Dianne Pilkington replaced Helen Dallimore as Glinda on July 16, 2007.
  • Oliver Tompsett replaced Adam Garcia as Fiyero on July 16, 2007.
  • Harriet Thorpe replaced Susie Blake as Madame Morrible on April 14, 2008.
  • Caroline Keiff replaced Katie Rowley Jones as Nessarose on June 9, 2008.
  • Alexia Khadime replaced Kerry Ellis as Elphaba on June 9, 2008.
  • Jeremy Legat replaced James Gillan as Boq on June 9, 2008.
  • Andy Mace replaced Nigel Planer as The Wizard on June 9, 2008.
  • David Stoller temporarily replaced Andy Mace as Doctor Dillamond on June 9, 2008.
  • Desmond Barrit replaced Andy Mace as The Wizard on July 7, 2008.
  • Andy Mace returned to the role of Doctor Dillamond on July 7, 2008.
  • Kerry Ellis returned to the role of Elphaba on December 1, 2008.
  • Natalie Anderson replaced Caroline Keiff as Nessarose on May 11, 2009.
  • Alex Jessop replaced Jeremy Legat as Boq on May 11, 2009.
  • Sam Kelly replaced Desmond Barrit as The Wizard on May 11, 2009.
  • Alexia Khadime returned to the role of Elphaba on May 11, 2009.
  • David Stoller returned to the role of Doctor Dillamond on May 11, 2009.
  • Desmond Barrit and Sean Needham temporarily began to share the role of The Wizard on July 15, 2009.
  • Sam Kelly returned to the role of The Wizard on August 17, 2009.
  • Lewis Bradley replaced Oliver Tompsett as Fiyero on March 29, 2010.
  • Clive Carter replaced Sam Kelly as The Wizard on March 29, 2010.
  • Cassandra Compton replaced Natalie Anderson as Nessarose on March 29, 2010.
  • Louise Dearman replaced Dianne Pilkington as Glinda on March 29, 2010.
  • Julian Forsyth replaced David Stoller as Doctor Dillamond on March 29, 2010.
  • Julie Legrand replaced Harriet Thorpe as Madame Morrible on March 29, 2010.
  • Rachel Tucker replaced Alexia Khadime as Elphaba on March 29, 2010.
  • George Ure replaced Alex Jessop as Boq on March 29, 2010.
  • Stevie Tate-Bauer temporarily replaced Cassandra Compton as Nessarose on April 15, 2010.
  • Lee Mead replaced Lewis Bradley as Fiyero on May 10, 2010.
  • Cassandra Compton returned to the role of Nessarose on May 13, 2010.
  • Mark Evans replaced Lee Mead as Fiyero on February 7, 2011.
  • Zoë Rainey replaced Cassandra Compton as Nessarose on February 7, 2011.
  • Ben Stott replaced George Ure as Boq on February 7, 2011.
  • Desmond Barrit returned to the role of The Wizard on December 12, 2011.
  • Gina Beck replaced Louise Dearman as Glinda on December 12, 2011.
  • Lillie Flynn replaced Zoë Rainey as Nessarose on December 12, 2011.
  • Christopher Howell replaced Julian Forsyth as Doctor Dillamond on December 12, 2011.
  • Adam Pettigrew replaced Ben Stott as Boq on December 12, 2011.
  • Matt Willis replaced Mark Evans as Fiyero on December 12, 2011.
  • Christopher Howell replaced Desmond Barrit as The Wizard on July 9, 2012.
  • Kieran Brown temporarily replaced Christopher Howell as Doctor Dillamond on July 9, 2012.
  • Keith Bartlett replaced Christopher Howell as The Wizard on July 30, 2012.
  • Christopher Howell returned to the role of Doctor Dillamond on July 30, 2012.
  • Louise Dearman replaced Rachel Tucker as Elphaba on October 29, 2012.
  • Ben Freeman replaced Matt Willis as Fiyero on October 29, 2012.
  • Katie Rowley Jones returned to the role of Nessarose on October 29, 2012.
  • Sam Lupton replaced Adam Pettigrew as Boq on October 29, 2012.
  • Louise Plowright replaced Julie Legrand as Madame Morrible on October 29, 2012.
  • Melissa Jacques replaced Louise Plowright as Madame Morrible on April 15, 2013.
  • Harriet Thorpe returned to the role of Madame Morrible on April 22, 2013.
  • Paul Clarkson replaced Christopher Howell as Doctor Dillamond on November 18, 2013.
  • Sam Kelly returned to the role of The Wizard on November 18, 2013.
  • Sue Kelvin replaced Harriet Thorpe as Madame Morrible on November 18, 2013.
  • Savannah Stevenson replaced Gina Beck as Glinda on November 18, 2013.
  • Jeremy Taylor replaced Ben Freeman as Fiyero on November 18, 2013.
  • Willemijn Verkaik replaced Louise Dearman as Elphaba on November 18, 2013.
  • Paul Clarkson replaced Sam Kelly as The Wizard on January 24, 2014.
  • Russell Walker temporarily replaced Paul Clarkson as Doctor Dillamond on January 24, 2014.
  • Martyn Ellis replaced Paul Clarkson as The Wizard on February 17, 2014.
  • Paul Clarkson returned to the role of Doctor Dillamond on February 17, 2014.
  • Emma Hatton replaced Willemijn Verkaik as Elphaba on July 21, 2014.
  • Kerry Ellis returned to the role of Elphaba on August 4, 2014.
  • Philip Childs replaced Paul Clarkson as Doctor Dillamond on October 27, 2014.
  • Jennifer DiNoia replaced Kerry Ellis as Elphaba on October 27, 2014.
  • Liza Sadovy replaced Sue Kelvin as Madame Morrible on October 27, 2014.
  • Emma Hatton replaced Jennifer DiNoia as Elphaba on February 2, 2015.
  • Sophie Linder-Lee temporarily replaced Savannah Stevenson as Glinda on March 12, 2015.
  • Savannah Stevenson returned to the role of Glinda on May 14, 2015.
  • Steven Pinder replaced Philip Childs as Doctor Dillamond on August 10, 2015.
  • Daniel Hope replaced Sam Lupton as Boq on September 21, 2015.
  • Sean Kearns replaced Steven Pinder as Doctor Dillamond on September 21, 2015.
  • Oliver Savile replaced Jeremy Taylor as Fiyero on September 21, 2015.
  • Tom McGowan replaced Martyn Ellis as The Wizard on September 21, 2015.
  • Sean Kearns replaced Tom McGowan as The Wizard on March 14, 2016.
  • Mark Curry replaced Sean Kearns as The Wizard on March 25, 2016.
  • Rachel Tucker returned to the role of Elphaba on September 5, 2016.
  • Suzie Mathers replaced Savannah Stevenson as Glinda on September 5, 2016.
  • Anita Dobson replaced Lisa Sadovy as Madame Morrible on September 5, 2016.
  • Idriss Kargbo replaced Daniel Hope as Boq on September 5, 2016.
  • Martin Ball returned to the role of Doctor Dillamond on September 5, 2016.
  • Martin Ball temporarily replaced Mark Curry as The Wizard on October 10, 2016.
  • Russell Walker temporarily returned to the role of Doctor Dillamond on October 10, 2016.
  • Mark Curry returned to the role of The Wizard on November 7, 2016.
  • Martin Ball returned to the role of Doctor Dillamond on November 7, 2016.
  • Willemijn Verkaik returned to the role of Elphaba on January 30, 2017.
  • Sue Kelvin returned to the role of Madame Morrible on January 30, 2017.
  • Sarah McNicholas replaced Katie Rowley Jones as Nessarose on January 30, 2017.
  • Alice Fearn replaced Willemijn Verkaik as Elphaba on July 24, 2017.
  • Sophie Evans replaced Suzie Mathers as Glinda on July 24, 2017.
  • Bradley Jaden replaced Oliver Savile as Fiyero on July 24, 2017.
  • Melanie La Barrie replaced Sue Kelvin as Madame Morrible on July 24, 2017.
  • Andy Hockley replaced Mark Curry as The Wizard on July 24, 2017.
  • Jack Lansbury replaced Idriss Kargbo as Boq on July 24, 2017.
  • Rosa O'Reilly replaced Sarah McNicholas as Nessarose on July 31, 2017.
  • David Witts replaced Bradley Jaden as Fiyero on July 23, 2018.
  • Chris Jarman replaced Martin Ball as Doctor Dillamond on July 23, 2018.
  • Nikki Bentley replaced Alice Fearn as Elphaba on July 22, 2019.
  • Helen Woolf replaced Sophie Evans as Glinda on July 22, 2019.
  • Alistair Brammer replaced David Witts as Fiyero on July 22, 2019.
  • Kim Ismay replaced Melanie La Barrie as Madame Morrible on July 22, 2019.
  • Natasha Ferguson replaced Rosa O'Reilly as Nessarose July 22, 2019.
  • Idriss Kargbo returned to the role of Boq on July 22, 2019.
  • Simeon Truby replaced Chris Jarman as Doctor Dillamond on July 22, 2019.
  • George Ure returned to the role of Boq on November 11, 2019.
  • Laura Pick replaced Nikki Bentley as Elphaba on January 17, 2020.
  • Nicholas McLean replaced George Ure as Boq on January 22, 2020.
  • Carina Gillespie replaced Natasha Ferguson as Nessarose on February 23, 2020.
  • Sophie Evans returned to the role of Glinda on September 15, 2021.
  • Lucie Jones replaced Laura Pick as Elphaba on February 1, 2022.
  • Helen Woolf returned to the role of Glinda on February 1, 2022.
  • Ryan Reid replaced Alastair Brammer as Fiyero on February 1. 2022.
  • Sophie-Louise Dann replaced Kim Ismay as Madam Morrible on February 1, 2022.
  • Gary Wilmot replaced Andy Hockley as The Wizard on February 1, 2022.
  • Carl Mann temporaily replaced Ryan Reid as Fiyero on February 8, 2022.
  • Ryan Reid returned to the role of Fiyero on February 16, 2022.