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Full casting has been announced for the U.K./Ireland tour of WICKED, which begins performances September 12 at Manchester’s Palace Theatre.
Joining the previously announced Nikki Davis-Jones (former s/b Elphaba – West End) as Elphaba, Emily Tierney (former ensemble, u/s Nessarose – West End) as Glinda, George Ure (former Boq, former ensemble, u/s Boq – West End) as Boq, Liam Doyle as Fiyero, Marilyn Cutts as Madame Morrible, Dale Rapley as The Wizard and Doctor Dillamond, Carina Gillespie as Nessarose (u/s Glinda) and Jemma Alexander as the standby for Elphaba are Lee Bridgman, Chrissy Brooke, Richard Carson, Harrison Clark, Jeanine Dinger, Tim Edwards, Howard Ellis, Natasha Ferguson, Zoë George, Lia Given, Natalie Green, Charlie Harding, Katie Kerr, Robert Kershaw, Will Knights, Sophie Leigh-Griffin, Candy Marriott, Oliver Metzler, Wendy Lee-Purdy, Julienne Schembri, Grant Thresh, Ed White and Helen Woolf.
Tour dates are as follows:
Manchester-Palace Theatre-September 12-November 16, 2013
Dublin-Bord Gáis Energy Theatre-November 27, 2013-January 18, 2014
Milton Keynes-Milton Keynes Theatre-February 4-March 8, 2014
Cardiff-Wales Millennium Centre-March 12-April 26, 2014
Glasgow-King’s Theatre-May 6-May 31, 2014
Leeds-Grand Theatre-June 10-July 5, 2014
Birmingham-Birmingham Hippodrome-July 9-September 6, 2014
Principal casting has been announced for the upcoming UK & Ireland Tour of WICKED, set to begin performances on September 12, 2013 in Manchester, England at the Manchester Palace Theatre, with dates currently announced through September 2014, including stops in Manchester, Dublin, Milton Keynes, Cardiff, Glasgow, Leeds, and Birmingham.
Casting is as follows: Nikki Davis-Jones (Elphaba), Emily Tierney (Glinda), Liam Doyle (Fiyero), Marilyn Cutts (Madame Morrible), Dale Rapley (The Wizard and Doctor Dillamond), Carina Gillespie (Nessarose, u/s Glinda), George Ure (Boq), and Jemma Alexander (standby for Elphaba).
Ensemble casting has not yet been announced.
Of note in this casting is that for the first time in WICKED history, the roles of The Wizard and Doctor Dillamond will be portrayed by the same person.
Also of note is that three of these inviduals have been cast members in the UK production of WICKED, including Nikki Davis-Jones, who was the standby for Elphaba, Emily Tierney, who was an understudy for Nessarose, and George Ure, who portrayed the role of Boq.