Tag Archives: Lisa Brescia

WICKED Alums Cast in North Carolina Theatre’s MARY POPPINS

North Carolina Theatre has announced casting for its upcoming production of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh‘s MARY POPPINS. Kara Lindsay (former Glinda – Broadway, 2nd Natl. Tour) will play the title role while Nicolas Dromard (former Fiyero – San Francisco; former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – … Continue reading

Brescia Currently Starring in VICTORIA/VICTORIA

Lisa Brescia (former Elphaba – Chicago; former s/b Elphaba – Broadway) is currently staring as Victoria Grant  in Ogunquit Playhouse’s production of VICTOR/VICTORIA, which is running until July 18th. Check out the video below for production highlights. Source

Nessa’s Niblets: March 9, 2015

Jeanna de Waal (former Glinda – 2nd Natl. Tour) and Kennedy Caughell (ensemble, Elphaba u/s – 2nd Natl. Tour) both performed as Heather in AMERICAN IDIOT. Idina Menzel (original Elphaba – West End, Broadway, Pre-Broadway), Lisa Brescia (former Elphaba – Chicago; former s/b Elphaba – Broadway) and Mandy … Continue reading

Lisa Brescia Cast in PlayMakers’ INTO THE WOODS

Lisa Brescia (former Elphaba – Chicago; former s/b Elphaba – Broadway) has been cast as The Witch in Playmakers Repertory Company’s upcoming production of INTO THE WOODS. The production will run November 1 through December 7 in rotating repertory with … Continue reading

Lisa Brescia Set for ROSE PETALS Reading at NYMF

Lisa Brescia (former Elphaba – Chicago; former s/b Elphaba – Broadway) will perform in the upcoming developmental reading of ROSE PETALS, presented by The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF), July 12 and 14 at the Theater Row Studio. ROSE … Continue reading

Brescia, Murin and Roscioli Set for Kerrigan-Lowdermilk NYMF Concerts

Lisa Brescia (former Elphaba – Chicago; former s/b Elphaba Broadway), Patti Murin (former Glinda – 1st Ntl. Tour) and Dee Roscioli (former Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway, Chicago; former s/b Elphaba – San Francisco, Chicago) will perform in two New York … Continue reading

Brescia and Haynie Set for #UNTITLEDPOPMUSICAL Concert

Lisa Brescia (former Elphaba – Chicago; former s/b Elphaba – Broadway) and F. Michael Haynie (Boq – Broadway) will perform in #UNTITLEDPOPMUSICAL, a concert reading of the musical of the same name, written and conceived by Michael Kimmel, with music and lyrics … Continue reading

Lisa Brescia to Perform at Broadway by the Year Series

    Lisa Brescia (former Elphaba – Chicago; former s/b Elphaba – Broadway) is set to perform on June 3, 2013 at THE BROADWAY MUSICALS OF 1988 in the Broadway By the Year series.  The concert will feature songs from THE … Continue reading

Lisa Brescia Set for York Theatre Company’s NEO 9 Benefit Concert

Lisa Brescia (former Elphaba – Chicago; former s/b Elphaba – Broadway) will perform in NEO 9, a benefit concert presented by The York Theatre Company celebrating rising musical theatre writers. The concert will be May 20 and is set to … Continue reading

Lisa Brescia Set for Staged Reading of LORD TOM

Lisa Brescia (former Elphaba – Broadway; former s/b Elphaba – Broadway) will perform in the upcoming staged readings of LORD TOM, which is billed as a “new American musical.” The readings will be presented May 20 at 4 PM and … Continue reading