Tag Archives: Ben Susak

WICKED Tour to Welcome Three New Stars

The WICKED 2nd National Tour will welcome three new stars during its current three week run in East Lansing, Michigan. Isabel Keating will take over the role of Madame Morrible from Wendy Worthington. Ms. Keating was nominated for a Tony and won the Drama … Continue reading

Woodard to Join WICKED 2nd National Tour

The company of the 2nd National Tour of WICKED will welcome Jeremy Woodard as Fiyero on August 2. Woodard’s Broadway credits include THE LAST SHIP, SCHOOL OF ROCK, ROCK OF AGES, GLORY DAYS, MISS SAIGON, and HAIRSPRAY.  He has also appeared on … Continue reading

WICKED Welcomes New and Returning Faces

The WICKED 2nd National Tour will welcome four new cast members when it opens in St. Louis on December  9, 2015. Amanda Jane Cooper returns to WICKED after having played Glinda on the 1st National Tour. She is replacing Carrie St. Louis. Emily Koch replaces … Continue reading

WICKED 2nd National Tour Welcomes New Cast Members

Three new cast members will join the 2nd National Tour of WICKED when it flies into Tempe, Arizona. Jake Boyd will take over as Fiyero, replacing Ashley Parker Angel. Boyd was recently seen in the Broadway production of ROCK OF AGES. He … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 1st National Tour, UK/Ireland Tour, Mexico City

Broadway Lindsay Wood has left the company. Jonathan Warren has returned to the company as a Swing, Dance Captain and understudy for Chistery. 1st National Tour Tom Flynn has replaced Jud Williford as Dr. Dillamond. Raymond Joel Matsamura has replaced Ben Susak … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: October 21, 2013

– As a child, Carla Stickler (ensemble, u/s Elphaba – Broadway; former s/b Elphaba, ensemble, u/s Elphaba, u/s Nessarose – 1st Ntl. Tour) played both John in PETER PAN and Oliver in OLIVER!. – Chris Peluso (former Fiyero – 2nd Ntl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 1st National Tour

Broadway Carla Stickler has replaced Vicki Noon in the ensemble and as the understudy for Elphaba. Sean McCourt has replaced Michael DeVries as the Witch’s Father and understudy for The Wizard and Doctor Dillamond. Lindsay Wood has replaced Robin Wilner in the ensemble … Continue reading

Cast Update: 1st National, 2nd National Tour

1st National Tour Nicky Venditti has replaced Ben Susak as Chistery. Jenny Florkowski has replaced Brenda Hamilton as a swing and understudy for Nessarose and the Midwife. 2nd National Tour Allison Leo has replaced Sterling Masters as a swing and Dance Captain, as … Continue reading

Jenn Gambatese and Curt Hansen To Join 1st National Tour

The company of the first North American tour of WICKED is thrilled to welcome Jenn Gambatese as Glinda on Tuesday, February 26 in Costa Mesa, CA and Curt Hansen as Fiyero on Wednesday, March 20 in Tucson, AZ. Gambatese starred … Continue reading

Cast Update: June 6, 2012

Broadway Michael DeVries has returned as the Witch’s Father and understudy for The Wizard and Doctor Dillamond. 1st National Tour Ben Susak has replaced Dashí Mitchell as Chistery. Nicky Venditti has left the company as a swing and understudy for Chistery. 2nd National Tour … Continue reading