Isaac Evans (Owner/Advising Editor/pOZcaster) is a southeastern US fan of the show who founded this blog in 2009. He is currently completing his degree to teach 6th-12th Grade Science, and also directs local children’s theatre and teaches acting and theatre classes. As of now, he has seen the three United States productions of WICKED multiple times, with plans for more performances in the future and is grateful to the wonderful staff of this site for the hard work they do.
Christina Daniels (Head Editor/pOZcaster) has been a fan of musicals ever since her ninth-grade band teacher played the Original London Cast Recording of “The Phantom Of the Opera”. She saw the San Francisco production of Wicked nearly fifty times. She enjoys writing and has a strange penchant for studying vocabulary.
Jonathan Cort (Editor/pOZcaster) is an avid theatre fan and has seen Wicked forty-nine times between the Broadway production and both U.S. national tours. Some of his other favorite shows are Next to Normal, Billy Elliot, Kinky Boots, Pippin, American Idiot, Hair, Spring Awakening, Newsies, Ragtime, Rent, and In the Heights. He enjoys travel and studying foreign languages.
Shira Harris (Editor/pOZcaster) has been a theater fan since the first time she saw Wicked in 2005. She has seen Wicked ten times between both national tours, the Chicago sit-down production, and the Broadway Production. She is a fan of Broadway shows as well as smaller local productions. Some of her other favorite shows include Peter and the Starcatcher, Next to Normal, and Title of Show. She enjoys tap dancing and creative writing.
Emily Bearden (Writer) is a high school teacher from South Georgia who fell in love with musicals when she saw Phantom of the Opera on Broadway in 2008. Since then, she’s seen Phantom three more times, Hairspray, and Chicago. Between both national tours, Emily has seen Wicked five times. In her spare time, Emily likes to read. She also teaches baton twirling.
Ryan Jensen (Writer/pOZcaster) has been a theatre fan since his grandparents to see The Phantom of the Opera when he was 10 years old. Living on Long Island, Ryan likes to take advantage of what NYC has to offer. Since its 2003 debut, he has been hooked on Wicked ever since. As of now, he has seen the show over 38 times, and still counting, with his next time being the 10th anniversary performance! He also enjoys playing the violin and viola, cooking, and teaching private music lessons.
Patricia Middleton (standby pOZcaster) lives in Kansas and has seen Wicked over thirty times between the Chicago production and both national tours. She enjoys scriptwriting, acting, and of course, seeing live theatre. Some of her other favorite musicals are Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, The Marvelous Wonderettes, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, and Les Miserables.
Mathew Bradfield (Technical Editor) is a avid tech ‘geek’ and lover of musical theater. His love and fascination for theater got started in the 10th grade when he took a tech theater class at his high school. Mathew is very involved with his church serving in the children’s department as worship leader and also their church’s online live video (podcast) producer & director.