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Eponine and Elphaba Comparison

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Elphaba and Eponine are two of the best musicals characters ever. Elphaba is one of the two main protagonists in Wicked (with Glinda being the other) and Eponine is a lead character in Les Misérables. 1,194 more words


Elphaba: Wearing Her Colour Proudly

“People always did like to talk, didn’t they? That’s why I call myself a witch now: the Wicked Witch of the West, if you want the full glory of it.

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"As Long As Your'e Mine" Analysis

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This love duet is in Wicked. As a bit of a backstory, in the first act, Elphaba sings I’m Not That Girl, which is about her unrequited love for Fiyero. 211 more words


Wicked: A Review of Human Nature

As a reader typically appalled by fantasy, I wasn’t sure what to think when I started reading Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West… 429 more words


Why I Love Nessarose

 The character of Nessarose comes from the musical Wicked, a retelling of the Wizard of Oz (in case you’ve been living under a rock and haven’t heard of it). 1,706 more words


Love Triangle of Wicked

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The love triangle in Wicked is the best love triangle in all of musicals. I even love this love triangle more than the one in Les Mis. 938 more words



About five years ago, I stumbled on a book by Gregory Maguire called Wicked. I had heard about it for ages and people had been telling me I should read it but no one ever could have told me how much I loved the story of Elphaba Tropp. 906 more words