The company of the second North American tour of WICKED is thrilled to welcome John Hillner as Dr. Dillamond and Jenny Fellner as Nessarose on Monday, July 1 in Milwaukee, WI and Kathy Fitzgerald as Madame Morrible on Wednesday, July 10 in Houston, TX.
Hillner starred on Broadway as Georges in the Tony Award winning revival of La Cages Aux Folles. Other Broadway credits include Mamma Mia!, Footloose, The Graduate, Company, Crazy For You. TV credits include “Seinfeld,” “Law and Order,” “Cold Case,” “Num3ers” and “Person of Interest.”
Fellner previously played the role of Nessarose in the Broadway company of WICKED. Other Broadway credits include Linda English in Pal Joey and Sophie in Mamma Mia! She starred in the First National Tour of All Shook Up as Natalie/Ed. TV Credits include “Blue Bloods” and “Law & Order: SVU.”
Fitzgerald played the role of Madame Morrible in the Broadway company of WICKED for a year and a half. Other Broadway credits include Roz in 9 to 5 (Outer Critics nomination), Swingin’ on a Star (Drama Desk nomination) and Shirley Markowitz in The Producers. TV/Film credits include “Smash,” “Mercy,” “One Life to Live,” The Producers, and Our Idiot Brother.
Hillner, Fellner and Fitzgerald join a cast that includes Jennifer DiNoia as Elphaba, Hayley Podschun as Glinda and Walker Jones as The Wizard.
The company also features David Nathan Perlow (Fiyero), Alex Wyse (Boq) and Alyssa Fox (Standby for Elphaba) with Kerry Blanchard, Jane Brockman, Bridie Carroll, Lilli Cooper, Haley Ann Dorling, Michael Drolet, Anna Eilinsfeld, Peter C. Ermides, Ryan Patrick Farrell, Natalie Fotopoulos, Dominic Giudici, Lauren Haughton, Zach Hensler, Joel Ingram, Ryan Jackson, Jillian Kates, Becca Kloha, Allison Leo, Sam Lips, Sterling Masters, Marissa Miller, Dashi’ Mitchell, Amy Quanbeck, Jay Reynolds Jr., Wayne Schroder and Justin Wirick.
WICKED begins performances in Milwaukee, WI on June 12 and runs through July 7. Good seats are still available and are on sale now at the Marcus Center Box Office at 929 North Water Street, Downtown Milwaukee, by phone at 414-273-7206, or online at Ticketmaster.com/wicked or MarcusCenter.org and all Ticketmaster outlets. Hillner and Fellner will join the tour on Monday, July 1.
Fitzgerald will join WICKED in conjunction with the tour’s opening in Houston, TX. WICKED will play July 10-August 11 at the Hobby Center. Tickets are available at the Hobby Center Box Office Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., all Ticketmaster outlets, and online at www.BroadwayAcrossAmerica.com/Houston, and www.ticketmaster.com/wicked. Tickets can also be purchased by calling (800) 982-2787.