WICKED will launch a Spanish-language production this fall in Mexico City. Presented by the OCESA División Teatro in a co-production with original Broadway producers Marc Platt, Universal Pictures, The Araca Group, Jon B. Platt and David Stone, the production will begin performances October 17 at the Teatro Telcel.
Ana Cecilia Anzaldúa and Danna Paola will alternate in the role of Elphaba, with Cecilia de la Cueva and Majo Pérez alternating in the role of Glinda. The cast also features Eugenio Montessoro as The Wizard, Anahí Allué as Madame Morrible, Jorge Lau as Fiyero, Marisol Meneses as Nessarose, Adam Sadwing as Boq and Beto Torres as Doctor Dillamond.
Rounding out the cast are Barabra Sepúlveda, Charlene Arían, Viviana Barrera, Liesl Lar, Elvira Moreno, Estíbalitz Ruiz, Liz Navarro, Alma Escudero, Alicia Paola, Sebastían Treviño, Israel Estrada, Julius Brewster, Emanuel Gaitán, Mariano Villarelo, Beto Díaz, Kim Yáñez, Jonathan Castillo, Andrés Elvira, Edén Pintos, María Fernanda Caballero, Marcia Peña, Cesar Luna, Luis Carlos Villarreal and Raymundo Montoya.
Tickets for the Mexico City production will go on sale September 9.
For tickets and more information, visit WickedElMusical.com.mx.
Fun Fact: At the age of 18, Danna Paola is the youngest person to play the role of Elphaba.