Monthly Archives: August 2012

Megan Hilty To Participate In Human Rights Campaign Gala

Megan Hilty (former Glinda – Los Angeles, 1st Nat’l Tour, Broadway; former s/b Glinda – Broadway) will be a Special Guest at the 2012 Seattle Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Gala. HRC works to secure equal rights for the LBGT community. … Continue reading

Etai BenShlomo Set For Concert Version of DAMASCUS SQUARE

Etai BenShlomo (Boq – Broadway; former Boq – 1st Nat’l Tour, San Francisco) will participate in a invitation-only concert version of the musical DAMASCUS SQUARE. The musical is “inspired by the story of Eli Cohen, the famous Israeli spy who … Continue reading

Video Footage: Rachel Potter’s Five Favorite Things

Check out this video of Rachel Potter (former ensemble, u/s Glinda – 2nd Nat’l Tour) in her dressing room at Broadway’s production of EVITA. Ms. Potter plays Peron’s Mistress. In the video, she discusses her five favorite things in her … Continue reading

Liz McCartney Nominated For Jeff Award

Liz McCartney (former Madame Morrible – 1st Ntl. Tour) has been nominated for a Jeff Award, which celebrates excellence in Chicago-area equity theatre. Ms. McCartney has been nominated in the category of “Actress in a Principal Role – Musical” for … Continue reading

Media: Nicolas Dromard, BroadwayWorld Blogger of the Week

Nicolas Dromard (former Fiyero – San Francisco; former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – 1st Nat’l Tour) is BroadwayWorld.com’s Blogger of the Week. Mr. Dormard is currently starring as Bert in MARY POPPINS in Los Angeles. You can read his first two … Continue reading

Cast Update: Universal Swings 1st National Tour, 2nd National Tour, Scheveningen

 Universal Swings Tess Ferrell has replaced Desi Oakley as a universal swing and understudy for the Midwife. 1st National Tour Tom McGowan has replaced P.J. Benjamin as The Wizard. 2nd National Tour Amy Quanbeck has replaced Casey Quinn in the … Continue reading

Tighe, Reese to Take Part in I AM ZOMBIE Reading

Billy Harrigan Tighe (Fiyero – 2nd Nat’l Tour; former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – 2nd Nat’l Tour) & Kristine Reese (former Nessarose – 2nd Nat’l Tour, 1st Nat’l Tour; former swing, u/s Nessarose – 1st Nat’l Tour) will be taking part in the I … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: August 28, 2012

Both Kristoffer Cusick (former  Fiyero – Chicago, Los Angeles; u/s Fiyero – Broadway) and Marty Thomas (former ensemble, u/s Boq – Broadway) appeared on the talent show Star Search. Mr. Cusick was a Junior Dance Champion. Mr. Thomas became a Junior … Continue reading

Hanlon and Massey Set for September CD Release Concert

Colin Hanlon (former Fiyero – 1st Ntl. Tour) and Kyle Dean Massey (current Fiyero – Broadway; former Fiyero – 1st Ntl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) are set to perform on September 9 at the release concert … Continue reading

Vicki Noon Nominated For Gregory Award

Vicki Noon (ensemble u/s Elphaba – Broadway; former  Elphaba – 2nd Nat’l Tour; s/b Elphaba – San Francisco, Los Angeles; ensemble, u/s Elphaba – Chicago) has been nominated for a Gregory Award. The Gregory Awards honor theater in Washington state. … Continue reading