Monthly Archives: September 2010

Cast Update: 1st National Tour, 2nd National Tour

1st National Tour Rick Desloge has replaced Aaron De Jesus in the ensemble and as an understudy for Boq. 2nd National Tour Lauren Haughton has replaced Tiffany Haas in the ensemble and as an understudy for Nessarose.

Video Footage: Anne Fraser Thomas sings “Defying Gravity”

Check out this video of Anne Fraser Thomas singing the rock version of “Defying Gravity” at Musical Mondays on Splash. This version was originally done by Kerry Ellis (former Elphaba – Broadway, West End; former s/b Elphaba – West End) … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview – Gregory Haney

Today’s exclusive interview is with Gregory Haney (former Chistrey – San Francisco, 2NT; former ensemble, u/s Chistrey – Chicago. We would like to thank Mr. Haney for this interview, which is below. What was your first professional acting job, and … Continue reading

Fan Interview: Katrin Grzybeck

Today we have a fan interview from Katrin Grzybeck, a German native who is currently residing in the Netherlands. She has seen the show three times between the Broadway and German productions. Check it out below! Who is your favorite … Continue reading

Video Footage: Rachel Tucker and Lee Mead on The Michael Ball Show

Check out this video of Rachel Tucker (Elphaba – West End) and Lee Mead (Fiyero – West End) performing ‘As Long As You’re Mine’ on The Michael Ball Show on the 20th September 2010. Credit goes to YouTube user unidan82 … Continue reading

Lisa Brescia to Join Broadway Cast of “Mamma Mia!”

Congratulations to Lisa Brescia (former Elphaba – Chicago; former s/b Elphaba – Broadway), who will be joining the Broadway cast of “Mamma Mia!” in the role of Donna Sheridan on October 22, replacing Beth Leavel.

Cast Update: 1st National Tour, 2nd National Tour

1st National Tour Corey Mach has replaced Jared Zirilli in the ensemble and as an understudy for Fiyero. 2nd National Tour Courtney Iventosch has joined the company as a swing.

Louise Dearman To Appear at the Leicester Square Theatre

Louise Dearman (Glinda – West End) will appear in concert at the Leicester Square Theatre in London on November 7th 2010 at 7.30pm, performing a selection of songs from her album, ‘You And I’. Tickets are available from the theatre’s … Continue reading

Fan Interview: Wayne

Today, we are pleased to share a fan interview from Wayne, who lives in New South Wales and has seen the show twelve times between the Sydney and Melbourne productions. Check out his insights into the Australian “Wicked” below! Who … Continue reading

Etai BenShlomo to Take Over Role of Boq on Broadway

Congratulations to Etai BenShlomo (former Boq – San Francisco) who will be taking over the role of Boq in the Broadway production of “Wicked”. We conducted an interview with Mr. BenShlomo in July, which can be read by clicking here. … Continue reading