Ariana Grande Shares First Look At ‘A Very Wicked Halloween’ Concert
Ariana Grande teased a first look at her role in A Very Wicked Halloween concert special, celebrating Wicked’s 15th anniversary.
Grande shared the sneak peek of her performance on the NBC special and gushed over her excitement to be joining the legendary cast to celebrate her favorite musical. Grande’s performance will be Elphaba’s song “The Wizard and I.”
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) October 15, 2018
The celebration will include the original Elphaba and Glinda, Idina Menzel and Kristin Chenoweth. The show will also feature a performance from Pentatonix.
Fellow Ozians—it’s official. The 10/29 #Wicked15 Anniversary Concert on @nbc will feature @IdinaMenzel, @KChenoweth, @PTXOfficial, & @ArianaGrande! Stay tuned for more info & thrillifying surprises! @TODAYshow #Wicked
— Wicked the Musical (@WICKED_Musical) September 27, 2018
This will be Grande’s first public appearance since her split from ex-fiancee Pete Davidson and since the death of her ex-boyfriend Mac Miller. Grande recently dropped out of an SNL performance in September and has been struggling since the news Miller’s death. Many fans were worried about Grande’s mental health and whether she would be in the right state of mind to perform for the Wicked special. However, with her most recent tweet fans are elated to learn that the singer still plans to perform and is hopefully getting well.
You can catch A Very Wicked Halloween on NBC at 10pm EST on October 29th.