Monthly Archives: April 2015

WICKED Alums Get Tony Nominations

Today’s Tony nominations included Annaleigh Ashford (former Glinda – Chicago, Broadway; former ensemble, u/s Glinda – 1st Natl. Tour) for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play for her work in YOU CAN’T TAKE IT WITH YOU, Andy … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: April 27, 2015

Erin Mackey (former Glinda – Broadway, Los Angeles, Chicago; former ensemble, u/s Glinda – Chicago; former swing – 1st Natl. Tour) and Hayley Podschun (former Glinda – 2nd Natl. Tour) were both in the short-lived Broadway production of CHAPLIN. Marilyn Caskey (former Madame Morrible … Continue reading

Murin and Donnell to Star in HOLIDAY INN

Patti Murin (former Glinda – 1st Natl. Tour) and Colin Donnell (former Fiyero – 2nd Natl Tour) have been cast in Irving Berlin’s HOLIDAY INN at the Muny as Linda Mason and Jim Hardy, respectively. Murin reprises the role that she played at … Continue reading

Outer Critics Circle Nominees Include WICKED Alums

  The New York theatre awards season got underway today with the announcement of nominees for the 2014-15 Outer Critics Circle Awards. Several WICKED alumni are among the nominees. Kristin Chenoweth (original Glinda – Broadway, Pre-Broadway) is nominated for Best Actress in … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: April 13, 2015

Norbert Leo Butz (Original Fiyero – Broadway), Aaron Tveit (former Fiyero – Broadway), and Katie Webber (former Witch’s Mother, ensemble, u/s Nessarose – Broadway) were in the original Broadway cast of CATCH ME IF YOU CAN. Laura Bell Bundy (former s/b Glinda – Original Broadway … Continue reading

WICKED Alums Set for Broadway Sings Tori

Broadway Sings Tori, a one-night concert benefiting RAINN, will take place on Monday, April 20th at (le) Poisson Rouge. Among the performers set to sing the music of the legendary singer-songwriter Tori Amos are WICKED alums Kyle Dean Massey (former Fiyero – … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: April 6, 2015

Caissie Levy (former Elphaba, former s/b Elphaba – Los Angeles; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – Broadway), Jackie Burns (former Elphaba – Broadway, 1st Natl. Tour), and Josh Lamon (former Boq – 1st Natl. Tour) were all part of the opening night cast of the 2009 Broadway revival … Continue reading