Monthly Archives: December 2009

Video Footage: Backstage at "Wicked" on Broadway – Part 2

Click here for Part 2 of the backstage series at “Wicked” on Broadway, hosted by MaryBeth Abel, lead stage manager.

Editorial: Pippa Grandison and "Wicked" Australia

As some of the readers may be aware, Pippa Grandison played her first performance as Elphaba in “Wicked” Sydney last night. This was completely unannounced and was only confirmed by Lucy Durack (Glinda – Melbourne & Sydney) tweeting in congratulations. … Continue reading

Fan Interview: Austin A.

Today’s fan interview is by Austin A., of Pennsylvania. He has seen the show four times with four different sets of leads between 2005 and 2008. Check it out below! Who is your favorite Elphaba and why? StephanieJ. Block. She … Continue reading

Media: Backstage at "Wicked" during the Holidays

Click here to check out a wonderful photo gallery from Broadway.com of the backstage area at “Wicked” during the holidays. The photo session is hosted by Rondi Reed (current Madame Morrible on Broadway).

Cast Update: Broadway Production

Broadway Production: Samantha Zack has replaced Kristen Leigh Gorski as the Witch’s Mother. Samantha Zack has racked up some sweet frequent flier miles performing with “Wicked” around the company with both National Tours, San Francisco, Chicago, and LA productions. She … Continue reading

Katie Rose Clarke to Take Over as Glinda on Broadway

Katie Rose Clarke (former 1NT Glinda) will be taking over the role of Glinda on Broadway on Tuesday, January 12th. This is confirmed by broadwayworld.com. On the same date, the role of Nessarose will be taken over by “Wicked” newcomer … Continue reading

Video Footage: Backstage at "Wicked" on Broadway

Check out this awesome video of MaryBeth Abel (stage manager of “Wicked” on Broadway) along with the other stage managers at “Wicked” taking us backstage and showing us their daily routine to get the show going! This is Part 1 … Continue reading

Idina Menzel to be featured in hit-show "Glee"

Idina Menzel (Original Broadway Elphaba) has been confirmed to join the cast of “Glee” in the role of the coach of rival show choir “Vocal Adrenaline”. She will likely be appearing in all nine episodes of the show. Source Article … Continue reading

Fan Interview: Silbot153

Silbot153, as he is known on the popular “Wicked” forum WitchesofOz, has graciously agreed to complete an interview. A veteran to the show, he has currently seen it nineteen times – all while it was in Cleveland! Check out his … Continue reading

Media: The Other Citizen In Oz

Check out this wonderful article by a San Francisco news reporter as he takes his place as “The Other Citizen in Oz” – a walk-on role in “Wicked” which he had the pleasure of playing and writing an article about. … Continue reading