Tag Archives: Kate Loprest

Four WICKED Alums Cast in Broadway’s FIRST DATE

Casting for the upcoming Broadway production of FIRST DATE, set to begin previews on July 9 at the Longacre Theatre, has been announced and includes four alumni from various productions of WICKED. Included are Kristoffer Cusick (former Fiyero – Los Angeles, Chicago; … Continue reading

Cusick, Loprest & Noon Cast in FIRST DATE

Kristoffer Cusick (former Fiyero – Chicago, Los Angeles; former t/r Fiyero – Broadway; former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – Broadway, Pre-Broadway), Kate Loprest (former ensemble, u/s Glinda, u/s Nessarose – Chicago) and Vicki Noon (former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – Broadway, Chicago; former Elphaba … Continue reading

Kate Loprest Cast in Kennedy Center’s SHOW BOAT

Kate Loprest (former ensemble, u/s Glinda, u/s Nessarose – Chicago) has been cast in the Washington National Opera’s upcoming production of SHOW BOAT, which will play The Kennedy Center Opera House May 4-26. Ms. Loprest will play the role of … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview: Kate Loprest

Today, we are thrilled to share an exclusive interview with Kate Loprest. Ms. Loprest was a member of the Chicago company of WICKED for over a year, performing in the ensemble and covering the roles of both Glinda and Nessarose, performing … Continue reading

Benshlomo, Gonzalez, Loprest, Potter to Perform at COMMUNITY SING

In an update to a previous announcement, four Wicked alums will now be performing at COMMUNITY SING: THE PEOPLE SING WITH THE BROADWAY ALL-STAR VOICES. The event, which will be performed this Sunday, February 3, 2013, at 7:00 PM at … Continue reading

Kate Loprest and Robb Sapp Cast in SINGLE GIRLS GUIDE

Kate Loprest (former ensemble, u/s Glinda, u/s Nessarose – Chicago) and Robb Sapp (former Boq – Broadway) have been cast in the upcoming world-premiere musical, THE SINGLE GIRLS GUIDE. This musical is a swinging ’60s-set musical inspired by Jane Austen’s … 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

Nessa’s Niblets: October 8, 2012

Dee Roscioli (Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour; former Elphaba – Broadway, Chicago; former s/b Elphaba – San Francisco, Chicago) replaced Anne Brummel as Grizabella in the national tour of CATS. Annaleigh Ashford (former Glinda – Chicago, Broadway; former ensemble, u/s Glinda … Continue reading

Kate Loprest Set For BROADWAY BELTS FOR BUCKS Concert

Kate Loprest (former ensemble, u/s Glinda, u/s Nessarose – Chicago) will be featured in the upcoming concert, BROADWAY BELTS FOR BUCKS. The event is a one-night-only “kamikaze karaoke concert” to raise funds for the upcoming Off-Broadway production, THE MAN WITH … Continue reading

“Wicked” Alums to Perform with North Shore Music Theatre’s “Legally Blonde”

Three “Wicked” alumni will be performing in “Legally Blonde” at North Shore Music Theatre in Beverly, Massachussets. Performances will run from November 1st-15th, 2011. For tickets and more information, click here.  – Gaelen Gilliland (former ensemble, u/s Madame Morrible – … Continue reading