Tag Archives: Tom McGowan

Cast Update: Universal Swings 1st National Tour, 2nd National Tour, Scheveningen

 Universal Swings Tess Ferrell has replaced Desi Oakley as a universal swing and understudy for the Midwife. 1st National Tour Tom McGowan has replaced P.J. Benjamin as The Wizard. 2nd National Tour Amy Quanbeck has replaced Casey Quinn in the … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: June 26, 2012

– Gemma Atkins (ensemble, u/s Elphaba, u/s Nessarose – West End), Lisa Brescia (former Elphaba – Chicago; former Elphaba s/b – Broadway), Anne Brummel (former Elphaba, former Elphaba s/b – 2nd Ntl. Tour; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – 2nd Ntl. … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway Production

PJ Benjamin (former Wizard – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) has replaced Tom McGowan as The Wizard. Libby Servais (former s/b Glinda – San Francisco; former ensemble, u/s Glinda – Broadway, 2nd Ntl. Tour) has joined the company in the ensemble and … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 2nd National Tour

  Broadway Production: Tom McGowan (former Wizard – San Francisco, Original 2NT Cast) has replaced PJ Benjamin as The Wizard. 2nd National Touring Production: Timothy A. Fitz-Gerald (former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – Chicago) has replaced Billy Harrigan Tighe in the … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: March 8, 2011

Patty Duke (former Madame Morrible – San Francisco) performed the role of “Helen Keller” in the 1962 film The Miracle Worker. In 1979, she appeared in the television movie remake, this time as Keller’s teacher “Annie Sullivan”. Jenna Leigh Green … Continue reading

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

1st National Tour Melanie Field has replaced Betsy Werbel in the ensemble and as understudy for Madame Morrible. 2nd National Tour Tom McGowan has replaced Don Amendolia as The Wizard.

Cast Update: 2nd National Tour

The second national tour has had a couple of major turnovers that I will be putting below. Check them out! Let me know please if you like this new format. Bios are screencapped from the official website. Don Amendolia has … Continue reading

San Francisco Cast News

According to the cast’s official twitter, Tom McGowan will replace Lee Wilkof as The Wizard and January 5, 2010.

Tom McGowan to Join San Francisco Cast of "Wicked"

According to David de Vries’ (Dr. Dillamond; 2nd National Tour; Chicago) blog, in December, Tom McGowan (The Wizard) will be leaving the 2nd National Touring Cast to join the San Francisco Cast of the show. He will be the third … Continue reading