Category Archives: Cast Updates

New Cast Members Announced for Broadway Company

The Broadway company of WICKED will welcome new cast members beginning Tuesday, Feburary 2. Carrie St. Louis will take over the role of Glinda, Peter Scolari as the Wizard, Dawn Cantwell as Nessarose, Michael Genet as Dr. Dillamond, and Zachary Noah Piser as Boq. They replace Kara Lindsay, … Continue reading

WICKED Welcomes New and Returning Faces

The WICKED 2nd National Tour will welcome four new cast members when it opens in St. Louis on December  9, 2015. Amanda Jane Cooper returns to WICKED after having played Glinda on the 1st National Tour. She is replacing Carrie St. Louis. Emily Koch replaces … Continue reading

WICKED 2nd National Tour Welcomes New Cast Members

Three new cast members will join the 2nd National Tour of WICKED when it flies into Tempe, Arizona. Jake Boyd will take over as Fiyero, replacing Ashley Parker Angel. Boyd was recently seen in the Broadway production of ROCK OF AGES. He … Continue reading

McGowan to Join West End WICKED

The West End cast of WICKED will welcome Tom McGowan  in the role of the Wizard on September 21, 2015 for a limited season until March 12, 2016. This will be his West End debut. McGowan has played the Wizard on … Continue reading

Lee and Applegate to Join Broadway Cast of WICKED

The Broadway company of WICKED will welcome a new Madame Morrible and Wizard of Oz. Michele Lee will replace Kathy Fitgerald on July 5 as Madame Morrible. On top of her many television and movie credits, Lee was nominated for a Tony in the … Continue reading

Cast Updates: January-February 2015

Broadway Christine Dwyer has temporarily returned to the role of Elphaba, replacing Caroline Bowman who will return to the company in March. Catherine Charlebois has temporarily replaced Kelli Barrett as Nessarose. Ms. Barrett will be originating the role of Lara Guishar in … Continue reading

Fox and Hunt to Join WICKED 2nd National Tour

The company of the 2nd National Tour of WICKED will welcome Alyssa Fox (current Elphaba s/b – 2nd Natl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – San Francisco) as Elphaba and Liana Hunt as Nessarose on January 28th in Greenville, SC.  Hunt has most recently been seen … Continue reading

Bowman and Lindsay New Witches on Broadway

Congratulations to Caroline Bowman (former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – Broadway) and Kara Lindsay (current Glinda – 2nd Natl. Tour), who will be taking over the roles of Elphaba and Glinda respectively, in the Broadway company starting on December 16, 2014. In … Continue reading

Whitney Brandt to Join 2nd National Tour of WICKED

Whitney Brandt will be joining the 2nd National Tour of WICKED, beginning November 26 in Norfolk, VA. Ms. Brandt will be performing in the ensemble and understudying the role of Glinda, replacing Lindsey Brett Carothers. Ms. Brandt is a recent graduate of the University … Continue reading

Angel, Davidson, St. Louis & Zbornik to Join 2nd National Tour of WICKED

The company of the second North American tour of WICKED will welcome Carrie St. Louis as Glinda, Kristine Zbornik as Madame Morrible, John Davidson as The Wizard and Ashley Parker Angel as Fiyero beginning November 26 in Norfolk, VA. They replace current cast members Kara Lindsay, Kathy … Continue reading