Category Archives: Remember That Time…?

Remember that Time?: David Ayers, Kevin Kern

Remember that time when both David Ayers (Fiyero – Broadway) and Kevin Kern (Fiyero – Broadway) said “The Lion King” instead of “The Lion Cub”?

Remember that Time…?: Shoshana Bean

Remember that time when Shoshana Bean (former Elphaba – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour; former s/b Elphaba – Broadway) knocked her hat (which had a microphone in it) off during the climax of “Defying Gravity”, thus cutting out her voice until … Continue reading

Remember that Time…?: Melissa Fahn

Remember that time in Los Angeles when Melissa Fahn (former ensemble, u/s Glinda – Los Angeles, Broadway) was on for Glinda and the ensemble member did not correctly unhook her from the bubble? She attempted to step out and was … Continue reading

Remember that Time…?: Christina DeCicco

Remember that time when Christina DeCicco (former Glinda – 1st National Tour) was performing the scene before “Popular” with Victoria Matlock (former Elphaba, s/b Elphaba – 1st National Tour) and dropped Elphaba’s bottle that belonged to her mother? It was … Continue reading

Remember that Time…?: Shona White

Remember that time when Shona White (former Elphaba s/b – West End) was on the lift for “No Good Deed”…and the lift failed? She performed about thirty seconds of the song while running back up the stairs and breathlessly onto … Continue reading

Remember that Time…?: Fire Alarms

Remember that time when the fire alarm went off while Erin Mackey (former Broadway, Los Angeles, and Chicago – Glinda) was singing “No One Mourns the Wicked” and the cast just kept on performing? Similarly, remember that time when Merideth … Continue reading

Remember that Time…?: Katie Rowley-Jones

Remember that time when Katie Rowley Jones‘ (original Nessarose – West End Production) wheelchair refused to move in the scene where Elphaba’s magic pulls it back to her when Madame Morrible tries to roll it away?

Remember that Time…?: Kerry Ellis

Remember that time when Kerry Ellis (Elphaba – West End, Broadway) was performing “Defying Gravity”, ran back to step into the lift and got her foot stuck on the floor? She had to stop the lift as it was rising, … Continue reading

Remember That Time…?: Norbert Leo Butz

Remember that time when Norbert Leo Butz (Fiyero – Original Broadway Cast) heard a cell phone go off during the Lion Cub Scene and scolded the person in the audience? He said something along the lines of “I think people … Continue reading

Remember that Time…?: Kristin Chenoweth

Remember that time when Kristin Chenoweth (Glinda – Original Broadway Cast)was hurt, Laura Bell Bundy (s/b Glinda – Original Broadway Cast) was out of town, and Melissa Bell Chait (u/s Glinda – Original Broadway Cast) had had a stroke and … Continue reading