Author Archives: Emily Bearden

Leung to Take on Title Role in ALADDIN

Telly Leung (former Boq – Chicago) will take over the title role in Broadway’s ALADDIN, replacing Adam Jacobs. The date for Leung’s debut has not been set. Most recently, Leung departed the Broadway production of IN TRANSIT due to an unexpected family obligation. … Continue reading

Hanlon to Replace Leung in IN TRANSIT

The producers of IN TRANSIT have announced that Colin Hanlon (former Fiyero – 1st Natl. Tour) will replace Telly Leung (former Boq – Chicago) in the role of Steven in Broadway’s first a capella musical. Leung has departed the production due to an … Continue reading

WICKED Alums Cast in CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY

Full casting has been announced for the upcoming production of Roald Dahl’s CHARLIE IN THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY. The cast includes Kathy Fitzgerald (former Madame Morrible – Broadway, 2nd Natl. Tour), F. Michael Haynie (former Boq – Broadway), Michael Wartella (former Boq – Broadway, 2nd Natl. Tour), Kristy … Continue reading

WICKED Tour to Welcome Three New Stars

The WICKED 2nd National Tour will welcome three new stars during its current three week run in East Lansing, Michigan. Isabel Keating will take over the role of Madame Morrible from Wendy Worthington. Ms. Keating was nominated for a Tony and won the Drama … Continue reading

Lindsay to Return to WICKED

Kara Lindsay will return to the role of Glinda in the Broadway company of WICKED beginning Tuesday, November 1. Previously, Ms. Lindsay performed the role of Glinda on Broadway and the 2nd National Tour. She takes over the role from Carrie St. … Continue reading

Full Casting Announced for Broadway Sings Beyonce

Full casting has been announced for Broadway Sings Beyonce, the 13th installment of the Broadway Sings Series. Performers for the night include Alyssa Fox (Elphaba s/b – Broadway; former Elphaba – 2nd National tour; former Elphaba s/b – 2nd Natl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s … Continue reading

Broadway Company of WICKED to Welcome New Madame Morrible

The Broadway Company of WICKED will welcome Sheryl Lee Ralph in the role of Madame Morrible on November 1. Current Madame Morrible, Judy Kaye, will take her final bow on October 30. Ms. Ralph is best known for her Tony nominated performance … Continue reading

Parris to Succeed Lewis in CATS

Broadway veteran Mamie Parris (former Elphaba – 1st Natl. Tour) will succeed pop star Leona Lewis in the part of Grizabella in the revival of CATS. Ms. Parris is currently starring as Patty in SCHOOL OF ROCK, a role she created. CATS … Continue reading

Dwyer Cast in Tour of FINDING NEVERLAND

Christine Dwyer (former Elphaba – Broadway; former s/b Elphaba – Broadway; former Elphaba, s/b Elphaba, ensemble, u/s Elphaba – 2nd Natl. Tour) has been cast in the upcoming tour of FINDING NEVERLAND. The Broadway musical FINDING NEVERLAND is based on the 2004 … Continue reading

Media: WICKED in South Bend

Check out these articles from the WICKED 2nd National Tour’s stop in South Bend, Indiana. WICKED flies away on September 18, so get your tickets now. WICKED prepares to land at the Morris Performing Arts Center Behind the scenes at … Continue reading