Tag Archives: West End Production

Jennifer DiNoia to take over as Elphaba in West End Production

Congratulations to Jennifer DiNoia (former s/b Elphaba – Broadway, Asian Tour, Sydney, Chicago; former swing, u/s Elphaba, u/s Nessarose) who will be taking over the role of Elphaba in the West End production of WICKED for a 14 week limited engagement!!!! … Continue reading

WICKED & Nigel Planer Nominated for Olivier Awards

Congratulations to the West End Production of WICKED and Nigel Planer (former Wizard – West End) for being nominated for Olivier Awards. WICKED is nominated for the BBC Radio 2 Audience Award, and Mr. Planer is nominated for Best Supporting Actor in … Continue reading

Bid On West End Cast Members’ Charity Auction Items For Wicked Day!

West End cast members of WICKED are auctioning customized tote bags and other items in celebration of Wicked Day 2012, which took place on October 31. Proceeds will go to the charities WOODLAND Trust, a tree conservation society, and Magic … Continue reading

Cast Update: West End

Louise Dearman has replaced Rachel Tucker as Elphaba. Ben Freeman has replaced Matt Willis as Fiyero. Katie Rowley Jones has replaced Lillie Flynn as Nessarose and is also an understudy for Elphaba. Sam Lupton has replaced Adam Pettigrew as Boq. … Continue reading

Video Footage: Louise Dearman & Gina Beck Introduction

Check out this video where Louise Dearman (Elphaba – West End; former Glinda – West End) and Gina Beck (Glinda – West End) are introduced in costume. You can also catch glimpses of Keith Bartlett (The Wizard), Louise Plowright (Madame … Continue reading

Louise Dearman To Rejoin West End Cast As Elphaba, 10/29

Louise Dearman (former Glinda – West End) will rejoin the West End production on October 29, 2012 in the role of Elphaba. Ms. Dearman will become the first actress to play both leading roles in any production of WICKED. Source

Cast Update: Broadway, West End

Broadway Production Dioni Michelle Collins has replaced Betsy Werbel in the ensemble and as an understudy for Madame Morrible. Adinah Alexander has joined the company as a swing. Brandon Leffler has replaced Nathan Peck in the ensemble. West End Production Keith Bartlett has replaced Christopher … Continue reading

Video Footage: Jennifer Tierney “Defying Gravity”

Check out this video of Jennifer Tierney (former ensemble, u/s Elphaba, u/s Madame Morrible – West End) performing “Defying Gravity” at Central Station Bar last month. The video is credited to YouTube user Campmotha and is embedded below for your convenience.

Video Footage: WICKED West End Cast At The Covent Garden Piazza

Check out these videos of West End cast members performing at the Covent Garden Piazza on April 15, 2012 before the Olivier Awards! The videos are from YouTube user Campmotha and have been embedded below. Rachel Tucker (Elphaba) performing “The … Continue reading

Cast Update: March 12, 2012

Updates are for the last couple of weeks: Broadway Kristina Fernandez has replaced Maia Evwaraye-Griffin in the ensemble. Bud Weber has replaced Constantine Rousouli in the ensemble. Libby Servais has left the Broadway Company. West End Tania Mathurin has replaced … Continue reading