Tag Archives: Gene Weygandt

Angel, Davidson, St. Louis & Zbornik to Join 2nd National Tour of WICKED

The company of the second North American tour of WICKED will welcome Carrie St. Louis as Glinda, Kristine Zbornik as Madame Morrible, John Davidson as The Wizard and Ashley Parker Angel as Fiyero beginning November 26 in Norfolk, VA. They replace current cast members Kara Lindsay, Kathy … 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

Laurel Harris, Kara Lindsay, Gene Weygandt to Join WICKED 2nd National Tour

The company of the second North American tour of WICKED is thrilled to welcome Laurel Harris as Elphaba, Kara Lindsay as Glinda and Gene Weygandt as the Wizard beginning Wednesday, April 2 in Fresno, CA. Harris returns to WICKED after touring with the show … Continue reading

Weygandt, Kettenring, Robertson to Perform at Marriott Theatre’s Musical Mayhem

Gene Weygandt (former Wizard – Chicago, 1 Ntl. Tour), Heidi Kettenring (former Nessarose – Chicago), and Barbara Robertson (former Madame Morrible – Chicago, 1st Ntl. Tour) will be performing at the Marriott Theatre’s “God, I Think I Blew It” one-night only … Continue reading

Gene Weygandt Cast in Chicago’s ANNIE

Gene Weygandt (former Wizard – Chicago, 1 Ntl. Tour) will appear in a Chicago-area production of ANNIE.  Mr. Weygandt will be performing the role of Daddy Warbucks.  ANNIE is “the story of a little orphan who wins the heart of a … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: April 24, 2012

Gene Weygandt (former Wizard – Chicago, 1Ntl. Tour) starred as Dan in “Snapshots: a Musical Scrapbook,” a musical containing nearly thirty songs from shows composed by Stephen Schwartz. Dee Roscioli (former Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway, Chicago; former s/b Elphaba – … Continue reading

Krombach, Weygandt, and Smart to Perform in “Legally Blonde”

Three “Wicked’ alumni have been cast in the Marriott Theatre production of Legally Blonde in Lincolnshire, IL. Chelsea Krombach (former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – Broadway; former swing, u/s Nessarose – 1st Ntl. Tour) will be playing the leading role of … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: May 18, 2011

I apologize for being a day late. Mandy Gonzalez (former Elphaba – Broadway) was the standby for Idina Menzel (original Elphaba – Broadway, London) in the role of Amneris in Aida on Broadway. Ben Vereen (former Wizard- Broadway) and Gene … Continue reading

Cast Update: 1st National Tour

Gene Weygandt (former Wizard – Chicago) has replaced Richard Kline as The Wizard.

Gene Weygandt to Join “Wicked” 1st National Tour

Gene Weygandt (former Wizard – Chicago) will be joining the 1st National Tour of “Wicked” on Tuesday, September 14, 2010 in Boston, MA. He replaces Richard Kline (Wizard – 1NT) of “Three’s Company” fame as The Wizard.