Category Archives: Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: WICKED at the Tony’s

Check out this video of Idina Menzel (Original Elphaba- Broadway, London) and Kristin Chenoweth (original Glinda – Broadway, Pre-Broadway) performing “Defying Gravity” at the 58th Annual Tony Awards.  WICKED was nominated for several awards including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical, Best … Continue reading

THROWBACK THURSDAY: Behind the Scenes with Marybeth Abel

Check out these two videos of a behind the stage tour of WICKED with Production Stage Manger, Marybeth Abel, and assistant stage managers Christy Ney, and J. Jason Daunter. This two part series gives you a glimpse into the world … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: Dianne Pilkington Talks Costume Changes

Check out this video of Dianne Pilkington (former Glinda, former s/b Glinda – West End) as she discusses the many costume changes of Glinda during the show. Credit to YouTube user Victoria and Albert Museum.

Throwback Thursday: Idina Menzel Getting Greenified

Check out this video of Idina Menzel (Original Elphaba – Broadway, London) getting greenified before a performance of WICKED!  Credit to YouTube user Wicked1uk.

Throwback Thursday: The Megan and Sho Show

Check out this video back from 2008 of Megan Hilty (former Glinda – Los Angeles, 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway; former s/b Glinda – Broadway) and Shoshana Bean (former Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway; former s/b Elphaba, u/s Nessarose – Broadway) performing a … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: “For Good” Rehearsals

Check out this video, originally seen as part of the PBS Documentary “Broadway:  The American Musical”.  The clip features Kristin Chenoweth (original Glinda – Broadway, Pre-Broadway) and Idina Menzel (Elphaba – Original Broadway Cast, Original West End Cast) in “For Good” rehearsals.  Commentary … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: Joel Grey Wins A Tony Award For CABARET

Check out this clip from the 1967 Tony Awards of Joel Grey (The Wizard – Original Broadway Cast) winning a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musial for the role of the Emcee in CABARET. The video was … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: Anne Brummel sings “The Understudy”

Check out this week’s Throwback Thursday, a video of Anne Brummel (former Elphaba, s/b Elphaba, ensemble, u/s Elphaba – 2nd Ntl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – Chicago) performing Bobby Cronin’s “The Understudy” at The Duplex in 2008. The video is … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: Ricci and Servais performing For Good

Check out this video of Felicia Ricci (former s/b Elphaba- San Francisco; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – San Francisco) and Libby Servais (former swing, u/s Glinda, u/s Midwife – Broadway; former s/b Glinda – San Francisco; former ensemble, u/s Glinda – … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: Broadway in Bryant Park

Check out this video of Kerry Ellis (former Elphaba – West End, Broadway; original s/b Elphaba – West End) performing at Broadway in Bryant Park in 2008.  Credit for the video goes to YouTube user BroadwayLove727.