Tag Archives: Mark Shunkey

WICKED Welcomes New and Returning Faces

The WICKED 2nd National Tour will welcome four new cast members when it opens in St. Louis on December  9, 2015. Amanda Jane Cooper returns to WICKED after having played Glinda on the 1st National Tour. She is replacing Carrie St. Louis. Emily Koch replaces … Continue reading

WICKED 2nd National Tour Welcomes New Cast Members

Three new cast members will join the 2nd National Tour of WICKED when it flies into Tempe, Arizona. Jake Boyd will take over as Fiyero, replacing Ashley Parker Angel. Boyd was recently seen in the Broadway production of ROCK OF AGES. He … Continue reading

Fox and Hunt to Join WICKED 2nd National Tour

The company of the 2nd National Tour of WICKED will welcome Alyssa Fox (current Elphaba s/b – 2nd Natl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – San Francisco) as Elphaba and Liana Hunt as Nessarose on January 28th in Greenville, SC.  Hunt has most recently been seen … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 1st National Tour, West End, 2nd National Tour

Broadway Jonathan Ritter has joined the company in the ensemble and as an understudy for Fiyero. Ryan Patrick Kelly has returned to the company as a swing and understudy for Chistery. 1st National Tour Kevin McMahon has returned to the company … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, West End, 2nd National Tour

Broadway Lindsay Wood has returned to the company as a swing and understudy for the Witch’s Mother and Midwife. West End Ashleigh Gray has temporarily replaced Emma Hatton as the standby for Elphaba. 2nd National Tour Mark Shunkey has replaced Gregory Haney … Continue reading

Laurel Harris, Kara Lindsay, Gene Weygandt to Join WICKED 2nd National Tour

The company of the second North American tour of WICKED is thrilled to welcome Laurel Harris as Elphaba, Kara Lindsay as Glinda and Gene Weygandt as the Wizard beginning Wednesday, April 2 in Fresno, CA. Harris returns to WICKED after touring with the show … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 2nd National Tour

Broadway Alicia L. Albright has returned to the company. Christopher King has replaced Mark Shunkey as Chistery. Michael Williams has replaced James Brown III in the ensemble. 2nd National Tour Lilli Cooper has returned to the company in the ensemble and understudy for … Continue reading

Video Footage: Behind-The-Scenes With Kyle Dean Massey

Check out this video from Broadway.com hosted by Kyle Dean Massey (Fiyero – Broadway) taking us behind-the-scenes of the Broadway production of WICKED. Also appearing in the video are Etai BenShlomo (Boq), Jackie Burns (Elphaba), Tom Flynn (Dr. Dillamond),  Jonathan McGill … Continue reading