The musical's plot development powers the audience appeal
By Ruth O. Bingham
Special to the Star-Advertiser
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Nov 26, 2012
~~<p>Wicked" works magic.</p>
Wicked" works magic.
It has all the spectacle we expect from large-scale international musicals ("Les Miserables," "Phantom of the Opera," "Miss Saigon," "Lion King"), such as elaborate stage design, dramatic lighting, dazzling choreography and a powerful score. "Wicked" creates a fantastical world with asymmetrical, whimsical costumes and Oz-ian style. But it is the story that captivates. Login for more...