Tag Archives: Dina Bennett

Cast Updates: January-February 2015

Broadway Christine Dwyer has temporarily returned to the role of Elphaba, replacing Caroline Bowman who will return to the company in March. Catherine Charlebois has temporarily replaced Kelli Barrett as Nessarose. Ms. Barrett will be originating the role of Lara Guishar in … Continue reading

Kim Zimmer to Return to First National Tour of WICKED

The company of the first North American tour of WICKED is thrilled to welcome back Kim Zimmer as Madame Morrible on Tuesday, September 30 in Albuquerque, NM. Zimmer returns to WICKED after previously playing the role of Madame Morrible on tour.  Zimmer is best … Continue reading

WICKED Welcomes Back Schwartz and BenShlomo

Chandra Lee Schwartz and Etai BenShlomo will join the 1st National Tour of WICKED in Salt Lake City on July 29. They join a cast that includes Emma Hunton and Elphaba, Alison Fraser as Madame Morrible, and Tim Kazurinsky as The Wizard.  The cast … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 1st National Tour, Australasian Tour, Seoul

Broadway Ryan Patrick Kelly has returned to the company as a swing and understudy for Chistery. Tess Ferrell is now a member of the ensemble. 1st National Tour Dina Bennett has returned to the company as the Midwife and understudy … Continue reading

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

Broadway Lindsay Wood has left the company. 1st National Tour Leslie Becker has replaced Dina Bennett as the Midwife and understudy for Madame Morrible. 2nd National Tour Laurel Harris has replaced Jennifer DiNoia as Elphaba. Kara Lindsay has replaced Hayley Podschun as Glinda. … Continue reading

Emma Hunton to Join WICKED 1st National Tour

The company of the first North American tour of WICKED is thrilled to welcome Emma Hunton as Elphaba on Wednesday, April 23 in Richmond, VA. Hunton’s credits include the Broadway company of Spring Awakening (Ilse) as well as the Off-Broadway company of RENT (Maureen). … Continue reading

Media: WICKED In New Orleans

Check out these articles from the First National Tour’s stop in New Orleans, Louisiana! As popular as ever, ‘Wicked’ flies back into town with a big, Broadway-style bang Cast of Wicked rebuilds Professor Longhair’s house into a museum – video … 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: Broadway, 1st National Tour, 2nd National Tour

Broadway Kristina Fernandez has left the company. Lindsay Wood has joined the company as a swing and understudy for the Witch’s Mother and the Midwife. 1st National Tour Dina Bennett has replaced Renée Lawless as the Midwife and as an … Continue reading