Tag Archives: Jayne Houdyshell

WICKED Alums Nominated for Tony Awards

The 2017 Tony Award Nominations were announced on May 2. Andy Karl (former Fiyero – Broadway) is nominated for Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical for his work in GROUNDHOG DAY. Jayne Houdyshell (former Madame Morrible – Broadway) is nominated for … Continue reading

WICKED Alums Receive Tony Nominations

Today’s Tony nominations include several WICKED alums. Alex Brightman (former Boq – Broadway) is nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical for his work in SCHOOL OF ROCK. Carmen Cusack (former s/b Elphaba … Continue reading

Fitzgerald, Houdyshell, Webber to Perform in Carnegie Hall’s GUYS AND DOLLS

Christopher Fitzgerald (former Boq – Original Broadway Cast), Jayne Houdyshell (former Madame Morrible – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour), and Katie Webber (former ensemble, u/s Nessarose – Broadway) have been announced to join the cast of Carnegie Hall’s GUYS AND DOLLS Benefit Concert. Mr. Fitzgerald will … Continue reading

WICKED 10th Anniversary After Party Interviews

Check out these videos from Playbill.com with interviews from after the 10th anniversary performance with current cast members as well as some WICKED alumni!

Six WICKED Performers Nominated for Drama Desk Awards; Jayne Houdyshell Receives Special Award

Six WICKED performers have been nominated for 2013 Drama Desk Awards. Julia Murney (former Elphaba – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) has been nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Play, for her performance in FALLING. Ryan Silverman (former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: November 13, 2012

  Randy Danson (Madame Morrible – Broadway; former Madame Morrible – 1st Ntl. Tour) was the standby for Jayne Houdyshell (former Madame Morrible – 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway) in the Broadway play, WELL. Alma Cuervo (former Madame Morrible – 1st … Continue reading

Jayne Houdyshell Joins DEAD ACCOUNTS

Jayne Houdyshell (former Madame Morrible – Broadway) is one of the performers joining the previously announced Norbert Leo Butz  (Fiyero – Original Broadway Cast) in DEAD ACCOUNTS. The show will play on Broadway starting November 3 at the Music Box Theatre, … Continue reading

Jayne Houdyshell Nominated for Tony Award

Congratulations to Jayne Houdyshell (former Madame Morrible – Broadway) for being nominated for a Tony Award for Best Performance by Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical. Ms. Houdyshell is being nominated for her role in the Broadway production … Continue reading

Jayne Houdyshell Joins FOLLIES Broadway Cast

Jayne Houdyshell (former Madame Morrible – Broadway) will perform the role of “Hattie Walker” in the upcoming Broadway production of FOLLIES. The production begins previews on August 7, 2011 at the Marquis Theatre in New York City, New York, with … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway & 1st National Tour

Broadway Production Kathy Fitzgerald has replaced Rondi Reed as Madame Morrible. 1st National Tour Production Randy Danson had returned to the role of Madame Morrible after being temporarily replaced by Jayne Houdyshell (former Madame Morrible – Broadway). Ensemble members Antonette … Continue reading