Monthly Archives: September 2011

Cast Update: Broadway Production, 2nd National Tour

Broadway Jackie Burns has replaced Teal Wicks as Elphaba. Chandra Lee Schwartz has replaced Katie Rose Clarke as Glinda. 2nd National Tour Tiffany Haas has replaced Natalie Daradich as Glinda. Emily Ferranti has replaced Michelle London as Nessarose.

Media: “Wicked” Records “Carols for a Cure”

Check out these photos of the Broadway company of “Wicked” recording their track for the 2011 edition of “Carols for a Cure”, a fundraiser produced yearly for Broadway Cares / Equity Fights Aids (BCEFA). Included in the photos are the … Continue reading

Media: Wicked in Atlanta

Check out these articles from the First National Tour’s stop in Atlanta, Georgia! Wicked Casts a Spell at the Fox Backstage pass to ‘Wicked’ at the Fox Theatre – includes backstage footage with Amanda Jane Cooper (Glinda). Wicked Review by … Continue reading

Additional Media: Wicked in Pittsburgh

Check out the following additional articles from the 2nd National “Wicked” Tour’s stop in Pittsburgh. “Wicked” entertainment at the Benedum (interview with Don Amendolia (The Wizard – 2nd Ntl. Tour) “Wicked” still delivers value for the money

“Unnaturally Green” Now Available for Preorder

“Unnaturally Green”, by Felicia Ricci (former s/b Elphaba – San Francisco; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – San Francisco) is now available for pre-order by clicking here. The book will be officially released on Friday, October 14th, 2011, but if you get … Continue reading

Mamie Parris to Replace Dee Roscioli as Elphaba

Congratulations to Mamie Parris, who will be replacing Dee Roscioli as Elphaba on the 1st National Tour of “Wicked”. Ms. Parris will begin performances on October 4, 2011 at the Fabulous Fox Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia. Ms. Roscioli will leave … Continue reading

Media: Wicked in Pittsburgh

Check out the following articles from the 2nd National “Wicked” Tour’s stop in Pittsburgh! Theater review: “Wicked” uneven but as delightful as ever “Wicked” defies dissapointment and gravity “Wicked” bewitches Pittsburgh (interview with Justin Wirick (ensemble – 2nd National Tour)

Nessa’s Niblets: September 19, 2011

– Alma Cuervo (Madame Morrible – 1st Ntl. Tour; former Madame Morrible – 1st Ntl. Tour, 2nd Ntl. Tour) and Renee Lawless-Orsini (Midwife; u/s Madame Morrible – 1st Ntl. Tour) both played the role of Mrs. Potts in “Beauty and … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 1st National Tour

Broadway Libby Servais (former ensemble, u/s Glinda – Broadway; former s/b Glinda – San Francisco; former ensemble, u/s Glinda – 2nd Ntl. Tour) has returned to the Broadway Production, replacing Heather Spore (former ensemble, u/s Glinda – Broadway) on a … Continue reading

Gina Beck and Matt Willis to join Wicked London cast

Congratulations to Gina Beck and Matt Willis who will be taking over as Glinda and Fiyero respectively in the London production of Wicked! Gina has been seen recently on the West End as Christine in The Phantom of the Opera, … Continue reading