Willemijn Verkaik returns to Wicked in London
The Dutch actress Willemijn Verkaik will return to the West End as Elphaba, the green witch from the hitmusical Wicked. On the occasion of the tenth anniversary of Wicked in London Verkaik from the end of January to see again in the production.
They will play the role of a half for her to take. That the producers of Wicked Wednesday afternoon announced.
The musical tells the story of the two witches from The Wizard of Oz. The performance was for the past twelve years to be a big hit on Broadway, in London, in Germany and in the Netherlands. The piece was made between 2011 and 2013 at the Circustheater in Scheveningen.
The 41-year-old Verkaik has played the role in the Netherlands, the USA, Germany and Great Britain. Further, the Dutch actress in international versions of hitmusicals as Aida, Mamma Mia and Tarzan. She is also heard as the voice of Elsa in Dutch version and the German version of the popular Disney movie Frozen.