Check out these four videos from Broadway.com featuring Lindsay Mendez (Elphaba – Broadway) taking us behind-the-scenes of the Broadway production of WICKED!
In Episode 1, Ms. Mendez gets green and there are appearances from Stephen Sposito (Associate Director), Katie Mull (Dresser for Elphaba), Craig Jessup (Makeup Artist for Elphaba), Mary Kay Yezerski (Hair Supervisor), Katie Rose Clarke (Glinda), Derek Klena (Fiyero), and Marybeth Abel (Production Stage Manager).
In Episode 2, Ms. Mendez shows us some of the scenery, set pieces, and props backstage. Also appearing are Mark Overton (Head Carpenter), Josh Maszle (Sound Designer), and Derek Klena, who answers fan questions.
In Episode 3, Ms. Mendez shows us a quick change and gets ready for act two. Katie Rose Clarke answers fan questions. There is also an appearance by the witches from the upcoming Mexico City, Mexico production of WICKED: Danna Paola and Ana Cecilia Anzaldúa, who will share the role of Elphaba, and Cecilia de la Cueva, who will play Glinda.
In Episode 4, Ms. Mendez answers some fan questions and Katie Rose Clarke talks about what she does for fun backstage and begins a game with cast and crew members. Adam Grupper (The Wizard), Brittany Batchelor (Hairdresser), Catherine Goetschius (Dresser for Glinda), Michael DeVries (Witch’s Father/Ozian Official) and Michael McCorry Rose (ensemble) also appear and. Mr. Grupper answers some questions.