Tag Archives: Michael Wartella

Wartella to Perform at 54 Below

Mike Wartella (former Boq – Broadway, 2nd Natl. Tour) will perform a solo show at 54 Below on August 25. In addition to WICKED, Mr. Wartella has been seen on Broadway in TUCK EVERLASTING and CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY. His … Continue reading


Full casting has been announced for the upcoming production of Roald Dahl’s CHARLIE IN THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY. The cast includes Kathy Fitzgerald (former Madame Morrible – Broadway, 2nd Natl. Tour), F. Michael Haynie (former Boq – Broadway), Michael Wartella (former Boq – Broadway, 2nd Natl. Tour), Kristy … Continue reading


The full lineup has been announced for the twelfth installment of the Broadway Sings series. The lineup for BROADWAY SINGS THE BEATLES includes Carrie St. Louis (Glinda – Broadway, former Glinda – 2nd Natl. Tour), Corey Mach (former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – 1st … Continue reading

Broadway.com Interview with Michael Wartella

Check out this great interview that Michael Wartella (Current Broadway Boq; former Boq – 2nd Ntl. Tour) did with Broadway.com. In the interview, Mr. Wartella talks about his past on how he got into theatre, his Twitter fans, and his drag … Continue reading

WICKED 10th Anniversary After Party Interviews

Check out these videos from Playbill.com with interviews from after the 10th anniversary performance with current cast members as well as some WICKED alumni!

Wartella and Mahler Set for Late Night at 54 Below

Hosted by Susie Mosher and Brad Simmons, 54 Below presents Backstage: Late Night on Tuesday, September 24 at 10:30 pm.  Among the talent set to perform are Michael Wartella (Boq – Broadway, former Boq – 2nd Ntl. Tour) and Zarah Mahler (former Nessarose – 2nd … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 1st National Tour

Broadway Michael Wartella has replaced F. Michael Haynie as Boq. 1st National Tour Spencer Jones has replaced Phillip Dean Lightstone as a swing, Dance Captain and understudy for Chistery.

Carol Kane & Michael Wartella to Join Broadway Company of WICKED

Carol Kane (former Madame Morrible – San Francisco, Los Angeles, Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) and Michael Wartella (former Boq – 2nd Ntl. Tour) will be joining the Broadway company of WICKED in the coming weeks. Mr. Wartella joins the company on Tuesday, … Continue reading

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

Broadway Jonathan Warren has returned the company as a swing, Dance Captain/Fight Captain and understudy for Chistery. 1st National Tour Lindsay Janisse has replaced Antonette Cohen in the ensemble. Ms. Cohen is now a swing. Spencer Jones has joined the company … Continue reading

Garrison & Wartella Cast in TUCK EVERLASTING

David Garrison (former Wizard – San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) and Michael Wartella (Boq – 2nd Ntl. Tour) have been cast in the upcoming world premiere of the Broadway-aimed musical, TUCK EVERLASTING. Based on a popular … Continue reading