Several current cast members of the 1st National Tour of WICKED will perform in THE WICKED ROCKY HORROR SHOW, a staged concert version of THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW. The event is scheduled for September 24 at 7:30 PM at The New Tropicana Las Vegas Historic Showroom. All proceeds will benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and Las Vegas’ Golden Rainbow. The performance will feature Nicole Parker (Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour; former Elphaba – Broadway), Patti Murin (Glinda – 1st Ntl. Tour), Kim Zimmer (Madame Morrible – 1st Ntl. Tour), and Justin Brill (Boq – 1st Ntl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s Boq – 1st Ntl. Tour), as well as various ensemble members, band, and touring staff. This event is directed by Timothy A. Fitz-Gerald (ensemble, u/s Fiyero – 1st Ntl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – 2nd Ntl. Tour, Chicago), with choreography by Napoleon W. Gladney (ensemble – 1st Ntl. Tour) and Shanna VanDerwerker (swing, Dance Captain, u/s Witch’s Mother, u/s Midwife – 1st Ntl. Tour; former swing, former ensemble – Broadway).
In addition to the concert, there will be live and silent auctions, including opportunities for backstage tours for WICKED at Smith Center in Las Vegas and a chance to bid on a walk-on role in WICKED.
Admission is by donation. General admission tickets are $60. VIP tickets, which include priority seating and a 6:30 PM pre-show reception with members of the company, are available for $125. Tickets are available online at www.troplv.com, in person at the Tropicana Showroom Box Office or by calling (702) 739-2222.
This event is intended for mature audiences and parental discretion is advised. Admission is limited to ages 16 and older.