Monthly Archives: February 2014

pOZcast: February 27, 2014

Hello listeners! Wow, the month of February has absolutely flown by — we hope everyone has been staying warm with this absurdly cold weather! We have an excellent podcast prepared for you this week, including: An interview with two-time Tony … Continue reading

Laurel Harris, Kara Lindsay, Gene Weygandt to Join WICKED 2nd National Tour

The company of the second North American tour of WICKED is thrilled to welcome Laurel Harris as Elphaba, Kara Lindsay as Glinda and Gene Weygandt as the Wizard beginning Wednesday, April 2 in Fresno, CA. Harris returns to WICKED after touring with the show … Continue reading

Stephanie J. Block Set for BROADWAY BACKWARDS

Stephanie J. Block (former Elphaba – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – Pre-Broadway) will be featured in BROADWAY BACKWARDS, the annual fundraiser that features performers singing songs traditionally sung by the opposite gender. Creator Robert Bartley directs … Continue reading

Kyle Dean Massey to Join Broadway’s PIPPIN

Kyle Dean Massey (former Fiyero – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) will assume the title role in the Broadway revival of PIPPIN, beginning April 1. Massey was recently seen as Fiyero in … Continue reading

Clarke, Jacoby, Russell Cast in TENDERLOIN

York Theatre Company has announced the cast of TENDERLOIN, a musical that will be closing out the Winter 2013 “Musicals in Mufti” series. Wicked alums in the cast include Katie Rose Clarke (former Glinda – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour), Mark Jacoby (former Wizard – … Continue reading

Mandy Gonzalez and Jenna Leigh Green Set for Ghostlight: The Songs of Martin and Realbuto

Mandy Gonzalez (former Elphaba – Broadway) and Jenna Leigh Green (former Nessarose – Los Angeles, Broadway; former Nessarose, u/s Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour) will be performing in GHOSTLIGHT: The Songs of Martin and Realbuto, on March 6 at 54 Below. GHOSTLIGHT is a … Continue reading

Wicked Alums Set for Charity Concert

Broadway Gives Back and Seaview Productions will present the Second Annual “Broadway Charity Songs!” on February 24.  Hosted by playwright and screenwriter Douglas Carter Beane, the concert will feature original songs written by award-winning musical theatre composers for the purpose of … Continue reading

Hilty to Play Broward Center

Megan Hilty (former Glinda – Los Angeles, 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway; former s/b Glinda – Broadway) will make her South Florida concert debut on February 20 for one show only.  She joins the WinterStage Concert Series at the Broward Center’s Parker … Continue reading

Potter to Make NYC Return at 54 Below

X Factor finalist Rachel Potter (former ensemble, u/s Glinda – 2nd Ntl. Tour) will make her NYC return in a 54 Below concert on February 24.  Not only will she perform Broadway and X Factor favorites, but Ms. Potter will also debut … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview: Tess Ferrell

Check out this exclusive interview we conducted with the lovely Tess Ferrell, who is currently a universal swing and understudy for Nessarose in the American productions of WICKED. For those unfamiliar with the term, a universal swing covers the ensemble tracks in … Continue reading