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Review: 'Wicked' whizzes into Broward Center

Review: 'Wicked' whizzes into Broward Center

As far as witch hunts go, “Wicked” is the best you’ll ever see — goofy, fun, thoughtful and girl-powered

The Tony Award-winning musical comedy is at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts for a three-week run. This is the fifth time a national tour production has played Fort Lauderdale. You could well ask, “Why should I see it this time?” or “Is it a gamble to see it again?” and “Does she nail that yodeling thing in that song?”

The answer is this is a disciplined and dependable staging well worth catching almost solely because of the two leads. Ginna Claire Mason plays Glinda the...