Tag Archives: Jemma Rix

“Wicked” to Close in Sydney on September 12

According to the official “Wicked” in Australia twitter, the Sydney production of the show will close on September 12, 2010, after playing for just over a year. It is unknown whether or not the production will transfer or tour. The … Continue reading

Patrice Tipoki to share role of Elphaba in Sydney

According to the official Facebook account of “Wicked” in Sydney, Patrice Tipoki (current s/b Elphaba – Sydney; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – Melbourne) will be sharing the role of Elphaba with Jemma Rix (current Elphaba – Sydney; former s/b Elphaba … Continue reading

Video Footage: Jemma Rix & Lucy Durack “For Good”

Check out this video of Jemma Rix (Elphaba [sharing with Pippa Grandison]) and Lucy Durack (Glinda) performing “For Good” at the Australia Day Celebration at Darling Harbour on January 26, 2010. Video embedded below for your convenience.

Amanda Harrison has Permanently Left “Wicked”

According to this article, Amanda Harrison (former Elphaba – Melbourne and Sydney) has officially left “Wicked” in an effort to protect her voice. As many fans know, Ms. Harrison had to take quite a bit of time off due to … Continue reading

Is it True…?: Retraction

The official WickedinOz twitter of the Sydney production of “Wicked” has smacked down the Jemma Rix coming to San Francisco rumor.

Is it True…?: Eden Espinosa, Jemma Rix

There is a very substantial rumor that Eden Espinosa (former Elphaba – Broadway, 1st Tour, Los Angeles) will be replacing Teal Wicks (Elphaba – San Francisco, Los Angeles) on March 2, 2010 in the San Francisco production. There is also … Continue reading

Video Footage: Jemma Rix sings "The Wizard and I"

The footage below is of Jemma Rix (Sydney Elphaba – currently sharing the role with Pippa Grandison) singing “The Wizard and I” at the Ethnic Business Awards. As always, she gives an incredible performance. The video is embedded below for … Continue reading

Cast Update: Sydney Production

The producers of Sydney’s production of “Wicked” have finally updated us on the cast situation – or as many have named it, the 2009 Australian Elphaba Crisis. Jemma Rix (standby for Elphaba) and Pippa Grandison (temporary Elphaba) will be sharing … Continue reading

Video Footage: "Wicked" Sydney at Carols in the Domain 2009

The Sydney production of “Wicked” recently performed at Carols in the Domain, an event televised for Australian audiences. Jemma Rix (s/b for Elphaba) and Lucy Durack (Glinda), with ensemble, performed “One Short Day”, then Lucy Durack, Rob Mills (Fiyero), Bert … Continue reading

Editorial: Pippa Grandison and "Wicked" Australia

As some of the readers may be aware, Pippa Grandison played her first performance as Elphaba in “Wicked” Sydney last night. This was completely unannounced and was only confirmed by Lucy Durack (Glinda – Melbourne & Sydney) tweeting in congratulations. … Continue reading