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Salem to Broadway: Witches in the Media


Glamour's face is changing. Its darker, pointier, greener... Pretty women have always been said to "cast a spell," but now witchy-chic style is appearing on the big screen, and in high fashion houses of Paris. This hour we ask: Are witches the new vampires? We'll talk about witchcraft's glamorous early roots, and examine it as a powerful marketing tool, today.


  • Alison Luff, actress, Elphaba in Wicked
  • Mitch Horowitz, author of Occult America

Event Wicked: The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz is playing through June 23rd at the Ohio Theater in Columbus