Category Archives: Nessa’s Niblets

Nessa’s Niblets: March 14, 2016

Michelle Federer (Nessarose – Original Broadway Cast) was in the movies “Rachel Getting Married” and “Kinsey”. Nicole Parker (former Elphaba – 1st Natl. Tour, Broadway) and Stuart Zagnit (Wizard – 2nd Natl. Tour) were both in the Broadway musical THE PEOPLE IN THE PICTURE. … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: February 29, 2016

Emily Rozek (former s/b Glinda – Los Angeles; former ensemble, u/s Glinda – 1st Natl. Tour), Megan Sikora (former ensemble, u/s Glinda – Chicago; former ensemble, u/s Glinda, Nessarose – Broadway),  and Liz McCartney (former Madame Morrible – 1st Natl. Tour) were all in … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: February 15, 2016

Tom Flynn (former Dr. Dillamond – Broadway, 1st Natl. Tour, San Francisco), William Ryall (Witch’s Father/Ozian official, Dillamond/Wizard u/s – Broadway), and Andrew Palermo (ensemble, u/s Boq – original Broadway company) were in the 1995 Broadway revival of HOW TO SUCCESS IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: February 1, 2016

Michelle Federer (Nessarose – Original Broadway Cast) was the understudy for Julia Roberts in THREE DAYS OF RAIN. Richard H. Blake (former Fiyero – Asian Tour, Broadway, 1st Natl. Tour), Kristoffer Cusick (former Fiyero – Chicago, Los Angeles; former t/r Fiyero – Broadway; former ensemble, u/s … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: January 25, 2016

Emmy Raver-Lampman (former s/b Elphaba – 1st Natl. Tour) is currently performing in HAMILTON on Broadway. Tim Kazurinsky (former Wizard – 1st Natl. Tour) and Christopher Fitzgerald (original Boq – Broadway) were both in AN ACT OF GOD on Broadway. Nick Adams (former Fiyero – … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: January 11, 2016

Ben Vereen (former Wizard – Broadway, Chicago) was the Leading Player in the original Broadway production of PIPPIN. Chandra Lee Schwartz (former Glinda – Broadway, 1st Natl. Tour) and Heléne York (former Glinda – 2nd Natl. Tour) both played the part of … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: December 14, 2015

Laura Bell Bundy (former s/b Glinda – Original Broadway Cast) was the original Amber Von Tussle in HAIRSPRAY on Broadway. Kate Loprest (former ensemble, u/s Glinda, Nessarose – Chicago) and Brynn O’Malley (former Nessarose – 1st Natl. Tour, Broadway) also played Amber. Rondi … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: December 8, 2015

Jake Boyd (Fiyero – 2nd Natl. Tour), Gregory Haney (ensemble – Broadway), Stuart Zagnit (Wizard – 2nd Natl. Tour) and Megan Masako Haley (Nessarose – 2nd Natl. Tour) all appeared in the series “Blue Bloods”. Andy Kelso (former Fiyero – 1st Natl. Tour), Jeanna de Waal (former Glinda – 2nd … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: November 16, 2015

Ana Gasteyer (former Elphaba – Broadway, Chicago) and Kelli Barrett (former Nessarose – Broadway) were both in the Broadway revival of THE ROYAL FAMILY. Kristin Chenoweth (original Glinda – Broadway, Pre-Broadway) voiced Fifi in “The Peanuts Movie” currently in theaters. Annaleigh Ashford (former Glinda – … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: November 9, 2015

Alex Brightman (former Boq – Broadway), Mamie Parris (former Elphaba – 1st Natl. Tour) and Cassie Okenka (former ensemble, u/s Glinda – 1st Natl. Tour) are all part of the cast of the new Broadway musical SCHOOL OF ROCK. Liz McCartney (former Madame Morrible – 1st … Continue reading