Category Archives: Performer News

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

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

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

Blake to Lead Cast of A BRONX TALE on Broadway

Casting has been announced for the Broadway premiere of A BRONX TALE THE MUSICAL. Richard H. Blake (former Fiyero – Asian Tour, Broadway, 1st Natl. Tour) will star as Lorenzo. The new musical features  a book by Academy Award nominee Chazz Palminteri, music by … Continue reading

WICKED Alums Join Cast of IN TRANSIT

Justin Guarini (former Fiyero – Broadway), Telly Leung (former Boq – Chicago), Erin Mackey (former Glinda – Broadway, Los Angeles, Chicago; former ensemble, u/s Glinda – Chicago; former swing – 1st Natl. Tour), Mariand Torres (former s/b Elphaba – 1st Natl. Tour), and Laurel … Continue reading

WICKED Alums Join BROADWAY SINGS THE BEATLES

The full lineup has been announced for the twelfth installment of the Broadway Sings series. The lineup for BROADWAY SINGS THE BEATLES includes Carrie St. Louis (Glinda – Broadway, former Glinda – 2nd Natl. Tour), Corey Mach (former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – 1st … Continue reading

Chenoweth to Release New Album

Kristin Chenoweth (original Glinda – Broadway, Pre-Broadway) has teased via Twitter that she  will release a new album this fall. Titled “The Art of Elegance”, the album is set for digital release on September 23 and physical release on September 30. … Continue reading