Tag Archives: Rondi Reed

Returning Faces to Join WICKED on Broadway

The Broadway cast of WICKED will welcome several new cast members on Monday, July 31. Jackie Burns will return to the role of Elphaba, after having previously played the role on Broadway and on tour. She replaces Jennifer DiNoia. Amanda Jane Cooper will replace Kara … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: December 14, 2015

Laura Bell Bundy (former s/b Glinda – Original Broadway Cast) was the original Amber Von Tussle in HAIRSPRAY on Broadway. Kate Loprest (former ensemble, u/s Glinda, Nessarose – Chicago) and Brynn O’Malley (former Nessarose – 1st Natl. Tour, Broadway) also played Amber. Rondi … Continue reading

THROWBACK THURSDAY: Behind the Scenes with Marybeth Abel

Check out these two videos of a behind the stage tour of WICKED with Production Stage Manger, Marybeth Abel, and assistant stage managers Christy Ney, and J. Jason Daunter. This two part series gives you a glimpse into the world … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: October 18, 2011

Kate Reinders (former Glinda – Chicago, Broadway) and Chandra Lee Schwartz (Glinda – Broadway; former Glinda – 1NT) were both in the 2003 Broadway revival of Gypsy. Ms. Reinders played Dainty June, and Ms. Schwartz played Agnes and understudied Dainty … Continue reading

Rondi Reed Performing in OUTGOING TIDE

Rondi Reed (former Madame Morrible – Broadway, Chicago) is currently performing in the play THE OUTGOING TIDE at Northlight Theatre in Skokie, Illinois. The play runs until June 19, 2011. For more information and tickets, please visit http://www.northlight.org/. Source

Cast Update: Broadway & 1st National Tour

Broadway Production Kathy Fitzgerald has replaced Rondi Reed as Madame Morrible. 1st National Tour Production Randy Danson had returned to the role of Madame Morrible after being temporarily replaced by Jayne Houdyshell (former Madame Morrible – Broadway). Ensemble members Antonette … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview: Rondi Reed

  Today we are thrilled to share an exclusive interview with Rondi Reed. Ms. Reed originated the role of Madame Morrible in the Chicago production, and has been playing the role for over a year on Broadway. In addition, she … Continue reading

Rondi Reed to Perform in Australian Production of “August: Osage County”

Congratulations to Rondi Reed (Madame Morrible – Broadway; former Madame Morrible – Chicago), who will be reprising her Tony Award winning role of Mattie Faye Aiken in “August: Osage County” at the Steppenwolf Theatre in Sydney, Australia. The show runs … Continue reading

Kathy Fitzgerald to Replace Rondi Reed as Madame Morrible on Broadway

We have just learned that Kathy Fitzgerald will be replacing Rondi Reed (current Madame Morrible – Broadway; former Madame Morrible – Chicago) as Madame Morrible in the Broadway production of “Wicked” on June 29. Ms. Reed departs on June 27. … Continue reading

Remember that Time…?: Rondi Reed

Remember that time when Rondi Reed (current Broadway Madame Morrible; past Chicago Madame Morrible) forgot her lyrics in “Thank Goodness!” and made up completely new ones….that actually made sense?!