Author Archives: Emily Bearden

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

BroadwayWorld Interviews Gambatese

Check out this interview BroadwayWorld did with Jenn Gambatese (former Glinda – 1st Natl. Tour) where she discusses her role in SCHOOL OF ROCK.

WICKED Alums to Perform at The Broadway Villains Party

Hosted by Amy Jo Jackson with arrangements and musical direction by Brian Nash, The Broadway Villains Party “features an all-star cast of Broadway and Off-Broadway favorites, singing tunes written for all of the characters you most love to hate. From sea … Continue reading

Chenoweth to Return to Broadway

Kristin Chenoweth (original Glinda – Broadway, Pre-Broadway) will return to Broadway this fall in MY LETTER TO BROADWAY. Ms. Chenoweth will perform a hand-picked selection of theatre favorites, including songs from her upcoming album The Art of Elegance. This limited engagement … Continue reading

Hunton Cast in FREAKY FRIDAY

Signature Theatre has announced the full cast for the world premier of Disney’s FREAKY FRIDAY. Emma Hunton (former Elphaba – 1st Natl. Tour) will star as Ellie Blake. Developed by  Disney Theatrical Productions expressly for licensing to theatres, FREAKY FRIDAY features a book … Continue reading