Entertainment

Wicked show opens tonight

By Shepparton News

Tonight, Shepparton Theatre Arts Group will open one of its largest ever productions, Wicked.

Opening night begins at 7.30pm when audiences will be transported to the land of Oz.

The musical will feature an ensemble of 30 of the region’s top performers as well as leading actors Jess Parris, Connor McDonald, Wendy Platt, Connor Deakin, Jevon Scandrett, Brandon Armstrong, Ruby Shannon and Robert Baxter.

The cast will also feature former X-Factor contestant Drew Walker as the ‘Wicked’ Witch of the West, Elphaba.

Performances will run at Riverlinks WestSide in Mooroopna until Saturday, September 29 and will include an impressive array of costumes, props and gravity-defying stunts.

Tickets can be purchased online at stagtheatre.com.au

More Wicked pictures in tomorrow’s Weekend Life.