Tag Archives: Jennifer Laura Thompson

Nessa’s Niblets: September 21, 2015

Jennifer Laura Thompson (former Glinda – Broadway) was nominated for a Tony for her portrayal of Hope Cladwell in 2001’s URINETOWN THE MUSICAL. Fred Applegate (Wizard – Broadway), Robin de Jesus (Boq – Broadway), David Nathan Perlow (former Fiyero – 2nd Natl. Tour), and Nick Adams (former Fiyero … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: July 6, 2015

Jennifer Laura Thompson (former Glinda – Broadway) was in the original Broadway cast of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT. Emily Ferranti (swing, u/s Glinda, u/s Nessarose, u/s Midwife – Broadway; former Nessarose – 1st Natl. Tour, 2nd Ntl. Tour; former ensemble, … Continue reading

de Waal, Gonzalez, Green, Mauzey & Thompson Set for OUTCASTS LIKE US Concert at 54 Below

Jeanna de Waal (former Glinda – 2nd Ntl. Tour), Mandy Gonzalez (former Elphaba – Broadway), Jenna Leigh Green (former Nessarose – Los Angeles, Broadway; former Nessarose, u/s Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour), Alli Mauzey (former Glinda – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour, San Francisco; … Continue reading

Media: BroadwayWorld Interview with Jennifer Laura Thompson

Check out this interview completed by Jennifer Laura Thompson (former Glinda – Broadway) with BroadwayWorld.com. Ms. Thompson will be making her cabaret debut at 54 Below on January 7 & 11, more information about which can be found by clicking here.

Thompson to Perform at 54 Below

Jennifer Laura Thompson (former Glinda – Broadway) will make her 54 Below debut in an evening of songs from her work on and off Broadway. Concerts are at 9 PM on January 7, 2014 and 11 PM on January 11, 2014. … Continue reading

Murney and Thompson Set for THE WIZARD AND I: THE MUSICAL JOURNEY OF STEPHEN SCHWARTZ

Julia Murney (former Elphaba – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) and Jennifer Laura Thompson (former Glinda – Broadway) will perform in THE WIZARD AND I: THE MUSICAL JOURNEY OF STEPHEN SCHWARTZ at the Kennedy Center’s Concert Hall 5/16-5/18. Ms. Murney and Ms. … Continue reading

Murney and Thompson set for Stephen Schwartz Tribute

Julia Murney (former Elphaba – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) and Jennifer Laura Thompson (former Glinda – Broadway) are set to perform at the New York Pops Tribute for Stephen Schwartz (composer/lyricist) on April 12, 2013 at Carnegie Hall.  According to Playbill, the concert … Continue reading

Performer News: Thompson, Alves, Cansler

Two WICKED alums will appear in the upcoming Broadway musical NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT. Jennifer Laura Thompson (former Glinda – Broadway) will perform the role of “Eileen Evergreen” and Clyde Alves (former swing, u/s Boq, Chistery –  … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: August 30, 2011

– Erin Mackey (former Glinda – Broadway, Los Angeles, Chicago; former ensemble, u/s Glinda – Chicago; former swing – 1st Ntl. Tour) did not understudy Glinda on the 1st National Tour – she was only a swing in that production … Continue reading

Jennifer Laura Thompson cast in LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE

Jennifer Laura Thompson (former Glinda – Broadway) has been cast in the World Premiere of the musical LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE. She will perform the role of “Sheryl Hoover”. The musical will begin previews at the La Jolla Playhouse’s Mandell Weiss … Continue reading