Tag Archives: Broadway Production

Willemijn Verkaik to Portray Elphaba on Broadway

Actress Willemijn Verkaik (former Elphaba – Holland, Oberhausen, Stuttgart) will be taking over the role of Elphaba on Broadway on February 12, 2012. She takes over from actress Jackie Burns (Elphaba – Broadway; former Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour), who will have portrayed the … Continue reading

Catherine Charlebois Will Join Broadway Production of WICKED

Catherine Charlebois (former Nessarose – 2nd Ntl. Tour; former universal swing, u/s Nessarose, u/s Midwife) will join the Broadway company of WICKED as Nessarose on December 4, replacing Jenny Fellner. Source

Espinosa, Manolakos & Murney Set for CITY OF HOPE: BROADWAY BLOWS BACK

Eden Espinosa (former Elphaba – San Francisco, Los Angeles, Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour; former s/b Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour; original s/b Elphaba, u/s Nessarose – Broadway), Carrie Manolakos (former s/b Elphaba – San Francisco, 2nd Ntl. Tour), and Julia … Continue reading

Tiffany Haas to Join Broadway Company as Glinda Standby

Tiffany Haas (former Glinda, ensemble, u/s Glinda, Nessarose – 2nd Ntl. Tour; former swing, u/s Nessarose – Broadway) will join the Broadway company of WICKED on Tuesday, November 20, 2012, taking on the position of standby for Glinda. She replaces Kate Fahrner, who … Continue reading

WICKED Offers Two-for-One Tickets Through Broadway Week Initiative

The Broadway production of WICKED will offer two-for-one tickets through the Broadway Week initiative. Broadway Week Fall 2012 is produced by NYC & Company, in partnership with the Broadway League. This annual event offers two-for-one tickets for 19 Broadway shows, … Continue reading

Kyle Dean Massey Returns To Broadway Company As Fiyero, 7/31

Kyle Dean Massey (former Fiyero – 1st Natl. Tour, Broadway; former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – Broadway, 1st Natl. Tour) will replace current Broadway Fiyero Richard H. Blake on July 31, 2012. Mr. Blake’s last performance will be on July 29. … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, West End

Broadway Production Dioni Michelle Collins has replaced Betsy Werbel in the ensemble and as an understudy for Madame Morrible. Adinah Alexander has joined the company as a swing. Brandon Leffler has replaced Nathan Peck in the ensemble. West End Production Keith Bartlett has replaced Christopher … Continue reading

Video Footage: WICKED At Bryant Park

Check out these videos featuring Broadway cast members Donna Vivino (s/b Elphaba) and Kate Fahrner (s/b Glinda) performing at Bryant Park on July 19, 2012. The videos were posted by YouTube user NewYorkTheater. Donna Vivino sings “The Wizard and I”. … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 1st National Tour, 2nd National Tour

Broadway David Hull has replaced Bud Weber in the ensemble and as an understudy for Fiyero. *John Schiappa has returned to the role of the Witch’s Father, replacing Michael DeVries. 1st National Tour Dashí Mitchell has replaced Nicky Venditti as Chistery. Nicky … Continue reading

Video Footage: Donna Vivino & Kate Fahrner perform at Grand Central Terminal

Check out these videos of Donna Vivino (s/b Elphaba – Broadway; former Elphaba, s/b Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour) and Kate Fahrner (s/b Glinda – Broadway; former Glinda – Chicago; former ensemble, u/s Glinda, Nessarose – Chicago) performing at Grand Central … Continue reading