Author Archives: Christina Daniels

Mendez Featured On 21 CHUMP STREET Recording

Lindsay Mendez (former Elphaba – Broadway) is featured on the EP of composer Lin-Manuel Miranda’s new mini-musical 21 CHUMP STREET. You can purchase the EP from iTunes. Click here to download the EP. Source

Addedum: John Rubinstein Joins Tour of PIPPIN

In addition to the casting announcement made in this post, John Rubinstein (former Wizard – Los Angeles) also joins the upcoming National Tour of Pippin as “Charles”. Mr. Rubinstein played the title role of Pippin in the Original Broadway production … Continue reading

Download National Anthem Sung By Idina Menzel!

From now until July 5, you can download a free MP3 of “The Star Spangled Banner”, the US National Anthem, at macys.com/fireworks as sung by Idina Menzel (Elphaba – Original Broadway Cast, Original West End Cast) and accompanied by DIVA … Continue reading

Ben Vereen Joins Transcendence Theatre’s Artist Series, 8/9

Ben Vereen (former Wizard – Broadway, Chicago) will take part in the 2014 Transcendence Theatre Artist Series in Jack London State Historic Park in Glen Ellen, California. Mr. Vereen will be giving a one-night concert, Steppin’ Out Live With Ben … Continue reading

Erin Mackey Cast As Johanna In New York Philharmonic’s SWEENEY TODD

 Erin Mackey (former Glinda – Broadway, Los Angeles, Chicago; former ensemble, u/s Glinda – Chicago; former swing – 1st Ntl. Tour) has been cast as Johanna in New York Philharmonic’s production of SWEENEY TODD, starring Bryn Terfel and Emma Thompson … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: Joel Grey Wins A Tony Award For CABARET

Check out this clip from the 1967 Tony Awards of Joel Grey (The Wizard – Original Broadway Cast) winning a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musial for the role of the Emcee in CABARET. The video was … Continue reading

Megan Hilty To Voice Character In Disney Junior Movie LUCKY DUCK

Megan Hilty (former Glinda – Los Angeles, 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway; former s/b Glinda – Broadway) will voice a character in cable network Disney Junior’s first movie Lucky Duck. Ms. Hilty will play a sassy hippo named Flo. Lucky Duck … Continue reading

Media: WICKED In Oklahoma City

Check out these articles from the 2nd National Tour’s stop in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma! Behind the scenes of ‘Wicked’ are some high-tech effects It’s A Witch’s Night Off For Oklahomans In Wicked Cast Lookout! Lucas is green with envy on … Continue reading

Video Footage: Holzman & Schwartz at Dramatists Guild Panel

Check out these videos of Winnie Holzman (book writer of WICKED) and Stephen Schwartz (composer/lyricist of WICKED) at the Dramatists Guild of American 2nd Annual National Conference in Chicago, Illinois on August 22 & 23. In this video, Holzman and … Continue reading

Nicole Parker Cast In 3-D Theatricals FUNNY GIRL

Nicole Parker (former Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway) has been cast as Fanny Brice in 3-D Theatricals production of FUNNY GIRL. The show plays September 6-22 at the Plummer Auditorium in Fullerton, California and September 27-29 at the Redondo Beach … Continue reading