Tag Archives: Sean McCourt

Nessa’s Niblets: October 12, 2015

Aaron de Jesus (former ensemble, u/s Boq – 1st Natl. Tour) is currently playing Frankie Valli in the touring production of JERSEY BOYS. Justin Guarini (former Fiyero – Broadway), Alma Cuervo  (former Madame Morrible – 1st Natl. Tour), Sean McCourt (former Dr. Dillamond – Broadway, original … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: June 15, 2015

Lindsay Northen (ensemble, u/s Glinda – Broadway), Kennedy Caughell (ensemble, Elphaba u/s – 2nd Natl. Tour), Matt Shingledecker (Fiyero – Broadway, former Fiyero – 2nd Natl. Tour), and Taylor Trensch (former Boq – Broadway) all graduated from Elon University.   Nick Adams (former Fiyero – 1st Natl. … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 1st National Tour

Broadway Carla Stickler has replaced Vicki Noon in the ensemble and as the understudy for Elphaba. Sean McCourt has replaced Michael DeVries as the Witch’s Father and understudy for The Wizard and Doctor Dillamond. Lindsay Wood has replaced Robin Wilner in the ensemble … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: October 16, 2012

Heidi Kettenring (former Nessarose – Chicago) has been in twenty different shows at the Marriott Lincolnshire Theatre in Chicago, including, but not limited to:  MY FAIR LADY, HAIRSPRAY, LITTLE WOMEN, and FUNNY GIRL. A 2007 episode of “Ugly Betty” titled “Something Wicked … Continue reading

Youmans and Cuervo to appear in “Titanic” staging

Two “Wicked” alumni who were featured in original Broadway cast of the musical “Titanic” will appear in a production of the show at the Hanger Theatre in Ithaca, NY from July 12-28, 2012. Alma Cuervo (former Madame Morrible – 2nd National Tour; … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: September 5, 2011

Several former and current Wicked cast members were in the original Broadway cast of the musical Titanic: Alma Cuervo (former Morrible — 1NT), David Garrison (former Wizard — 1NT, Broadway, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco)  Jody Gelb (Morrible — 2NT; … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview: Sean McCourt

Today, we are thrilled to share an exculsive interview with Sean McCourt. Mr. McCourt was in the original cast of Wicked as the Witch’s Father. He understudied the roles of the Wizard and Dr. Dillamond, was the full-time Dillamond in … Continue reading

Remember that Time…?: Understudy Day

Remember the evening show of June 13, 2004 on Broadway that was known as “understudy day?” Laura Bell Bundy (original s/b Glinda – Broadway), Kristoffer Cusick (former u/s Fiyero – Broadway; former Fiyero – Chicago, Los Angeles) and Sean McCourt (former Dr. … Continue reading