Tag Archives: Cristy Candler

Nessa’s Niblets: February 23, 2015

Carrie St. Louis (Glinda – 2nd Ntl. Tour) and Lauren Zakrin (former ensemble, u/s Glinda – 1st Ntl. Tour) both portrayed Sherrie Christian in ROCK OF AGES. Cristy Candler (former Nessarose – 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway; former Witch’s Mother, u/s Nessarose – Broadway, Pre-Broadway) … Continue reading

Cristy Candler Currently Performing in Broadway’s ROCK OF AGES

Cristy Candler (former Nessarose – 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway; former Witch’s Mother, u/s Nessarose – Broadway, Pre-Broadway) has joined the cast of the Broadway production of ROCK OF AGES. Ms. Candler is a swing, Dance Captain and understudy for the … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: June 26, 2012

– Gemma Atkins (ensemble, u/s Elphaba, u/s Nessarose – West End), Lisa Brescia (former Elphaba – Chicago; former Elphaba s/b – Broadway), Anne Brummel (former Elphaba, former Elphaba s/b – 2nd Ntl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – 2nd Ntl. … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets – May 1, 2012

Tiffany Haas (Glinda – 2nd Ntl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s Glinda, u/s Nessarose; former swing, u/s Nessarose – 2nd Ntl. Tour, Broadway) was the understudy for the roles of Janet van der Graaf and Kitty in the national tour of … Continue reading

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

Universal Swings Desi Oakley has been added to the website as a swing and cover for the Midwife. Broadway Taylor Trensch has replaced Etai BenShlomo as Boq. 1st National Tour Emily Ferranti has replaced Cristy Candler as Nessarose. *Lesley McKinnell … Continue reading

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

First National Tour Cristy Candler has replaced Stefanie Brown as Nessarose. Pamela Shandrow has replaced Melanie Field as a member of the ensemble and an understudy for Madame Morrible. Second National Tour Marilyn Caskey has replaced Jody Gelb as Madame … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway Production

Broadway Production Jenny Fellner has returned to the role of Nessarose, replacing Cristy Candler. Bud Weber has replaced Jerad Bortz in the ensemble and as a Fiyero understudy. Alexander Quiroga is now an additional understudy for Fiyero.  

Video Footage: WICKED Day – The Ultimate Encore

Check out this video from WICKED Day, on October 30, 2011, which celebrated the eighth anniversary of the show’s opening on Broadway. Fans voted for their favorite song, which was sung by past and present WICKED cast members. The soloists … Continue reading

Video Footage: Jenn Furman & Cristy Candler sing “For Good”

Check out this video of Jenn Furman (former ensemble, u/s Madame Morrible – 2nd Ntl. Tour) and Cristy Candler (Nessarose – Broadway; former ensemble, u/s Nessarose, Witch’s Mother – Broadway) performing “For Good” at “Broadway Sings for Pride”. This was … Continue reading

Corrections & Additions

We have a few corrections and additions to some posts made last week: – Donna Vivino is taking over as Elphaba standby on Broadway on August 23, not August 28th as we previously posted. – Cristy Candler will be performing … Continue reading