On April 29, Stephanie J. Block (former Elphaba – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – Pre-Broadway) and Megan Hilty (former Glinda – Los Angeles, 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway; former s/b Glinda – Broadway) participated in the New York Pops 30th Birthday Gala. Here is video footage with highlights from the event, courtesy of Playbill.com.
Check out these videos of Louise Dearman (Elphaba West End; former Glinda – West End), Gina Beck (Glinda – West End), and Idina Menzel (former Elphaba – Original Broadway Cast, Original West End Cast) performing at the 2013 Olivier Awards!
Louise Dearman sings “The Wizard and I”, from www.bbc.co.uk:
Louise Dearman & Gina Beck sing “For Good”, from YouTube user Sarah Yewman:
Idina Menzel sings “Here Is The World”, in a tribute to the late Marvin Hamlisch, from YouTube user Vyvian Perry:
Check out this video of highlights from Megan Hilty’s (former Glinda – Los Angeles, 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway; former s/b Glinda – Broadway ) 9:30pm appearance at Joe’s Pub in New York City on April 23. The video was posted by YouTube user imjusthere4thestage.
Check out this video of Nicolas Dromard (former Fiyero – San Francisco; former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – 1st Ntl. Tour) performing “Shiksah Goddess” from THE LAST FIVE YEARS at Broadway Sessions in February. The video, posted by Broadway Sessions, is embedded below for your convenience.
Check out this video of Jeanna de Waal (former Glinda – 2nd Ntl. Tour), Jillian Kates (ensemble, u/s Glinda, Nessarose – 2nd Ntl. Tour), and Marissa Miller (ensemble, u/s Glinda – 2nd Ntl. Tour) performing a rap version of “Popular” at WICKED UNPLUGGED, a concert benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS put together by the cast of the 2nd National Tour of WICKED at the Thomas A. Consolati Performing Arts Center in Sheffield, Massachusetts on November 19, 2012.
The video is embedded below for your convenience.
Check out these videos of Kristin Chenoweth (Glinda – Oringal Broadway Cast) on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on March 27. In the interview, she talks about her injury on the set of The Good Wife last July and has an encounter with a sea urchin.
Check out this video of Lesley McKinnell (former ensemble, u/s Glinda, Nessarose – 2nd Ntl. Tour; former swing, u/s Nessarose – 1st Ntl. Tour) performing “Glitter and Be Gay” at Broadway Night Revue, a benefit for the non-profit theatre company Rescue Agreement. The video is embedded below for your convenience.
Check out this video of Stefanie Brown (former Nessarose, ensemble, u/s Glinda, Nessarose – 1st Ntl. Tour) performing at BROADWAY NIGHT REVUE, a concert benefiting Rescue Agreement, a non-profit theatre company. The videos are embedded below for your convenience. The first is of Ms. Brown performing “Journey to the Past”, and the second is “Vanilla Ice Cream”.
Check out this half-hour behind-the-scenes speical of New York City Center Encores! production of IT’S A BIRD…IT’S A PLANE…IT’S SUPERMAN. Three WICKED performers are in the cast. Alli Mauzey (Glinda – Broadway; former Glinda – 1st Ntl. Tour, San Francisco; former s/b Glinda – Broadway) plays the role of Sydney, and Sara Jean Ford (former ensemble, u/s Glinda, u/s Nessarose – Chicago) and Samantha Zack (former universal swing, u/s Witch’s Mother) perform in the ensemble. This special includes rehearsal footage, and interviews with cast and crew members. Check out Alli Mauzey singing “You’ve Got Possibilities”, and her interview, and see if you can spot Sarah Jean Ford and Samantha Zack as well! The video was posted by YouTube user NYCityCenter.
IT’S A BIRD…IT’S A PLANE…IT’S SUPERMAN plays New York City Center March 20-24.Tickets begin at $30 and can be purchased at the New York City Center Box Office, through CityTix at (212) 581-1212, or online at www.NYCityCenter.org.
Check out this video of Curt Hansen (Fiyero – 1st Ntl. Tour) and Hayley Podschun (upcoming Glinda – 2nd Ntl. Tour) performing “What If?” by Barry Wyner at Ghostlight Records’ CALVIN BERGER album release concert. Performed at Joe’s Pub on September 24, 2012.