Monthly Archives: April 2014

Rachel Potter to Play Eponine in Studio Tenn’s LES MISÉRABLES

Rachel Potter (former ensemble, u/s Glinda – 2nd Ntl. Tour) will play the role of Eponine in Studio Tenn Theatre Company’s upcoming production of LES MISÉRABLES. This production will be presented at the Nashville Symphony Schermerhorn Symphony Center May 3-4. … Continue reading

Kate Fahrner Cast as an Understudy in UNDER MY SKIN

Kate Fahrner (former s/b Glinda – Broadway; former t/r Glinda, former ensemble, u/s Glinda, u/s Nessarose – Chicago) has been cast as an understudy in the off-Broadway play, UNDER MY SKIN. Ms. Fahrner  will cover the roles of Melody Dent, … Continue reading

Haynie and Brightman Cast in New York Premiere of THANKSKILLING THE MUSICAL

THANKSKILLING THE MUSICAL will make its New York debut at the first annual Festival of the Offensive. The musical, adapted from the cult horror movie of the same name, will be directed by David Eck (in association with Ashley Kate Adams … Continue reading CUE & A with Jeanna de Waal recently conducted a CUE & A article with Jeanna de Waal (former Glinda – 2nd Ntl. Tour), which is an interview in which performers answer a list of short questions about performing. Click here to read the interview.

Wicked Alums to Perform at NAMT Songwriters Spotlight

The National Alliance for Musical Theatre (NAMT) will highlight the three songwriting teams of Paul Gordon, Barbara Anselmi & Brian Hargrove, and Ben Clark, who have been part of NAMT’s Festival of New Musicals.  As well as the writers themselves, set to perform … Continue reading

Saycon Sengbloh to Perform in HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME on Broadway

Saycon Sengbloh (former s/b Elphaba – Broadway) has been cast in the upcoming Broadway production of HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, a new musical based off of the lyrics of Tupac Shakur. Ms. Sengbloh will be performing the role of Corinne. … Continue reading

Video Footage: Idina Menzel performs “Learn to Live Without” and “Here I Go” on the TODAY SHOW

Check out these two videos of Idina Menzel (former Elphaba – Original Broadway & West End Cast) performing “Learn to Live Without”, as well as “Here I Go” with James Snyder from IF/THEN on the TODAY SHOW, on April 3, 2014. … Continue reading

Katie Rose Clarke Will Star in Long Wharf’s THE LAST FIVE YEARS

Katie Rose Clarke (former Glinda – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) will play Cathy Hyatt in Long Wharf Theatre’s upcoming production of THE LAST FIVE YEARS. This production will begin May 7, prior to an official opening May 14, and will … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 1st National Tour, 2nd National Tour

Broadway Lindsay Wood has left the company. 1st National Tour Leslie Becker has replaced Dina Bennett as the Midwife and understudy for Madame Morrible. 2nd National Tour Laurel Harris has replaced Jennifer DiNoia as Elphaba. Kara Lindsay has replaced Hayley Podschun as Glinda. … Continue reading

Espinosa, Reiber & Schenkkan Set for 24 HOUR MUSICALS

Eden Espinosa (former Elphaba – San Francisco, Los Angeles, Broadway; former t/r Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour; former s/b Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway), Julie Reiber (former s/b Elphaba – Broadway, Los Angeles) and Sarah Schenkkan (former ensemble, u/s Glinda – … Continue reading