Monthly Archives: February 2011

Media: Wicked in San Antonio

Surprisingly, we could only find one article from the “Wicked” 2nd National Tour’s stop in San Antonio, so check it out below! “Wicked”ly Wonderful

Exclusive Interview: Tory Ross

Today, we’re excited to share an exclusive interview with Tory Ross. Ms. Ross is in the ensemble of the 2nd National Tour, where she portrays the Midwife and understudies Madame Morrible. Previously, she has been in the ensemble and understudied … Continue reading

Performer News: Etai BenShlomo, Teal Wicks, Rachel Potter, Alex Brightman

Etai BenShlomo (Boq – Broadway; former Boq – San Francisco) will be participating in an industry-only reading of the new musical “Hello Out There” at Playwrights Horizon on March 4 at 2:00 PM. Source Teal Wicks (Elphaba – Broadway; former … Continue reading

Cast Update: 1st National Tour

Yanira Marin has joined the ensemble of the 1st National Tour.

Nessa’s Niblets: February 22, 2011

Christina DeCicco (former Glinda – 1NT) was originally cast as an understudy in the Chicago production. Before she had a chance to join the production, she got the tour. When Megan Hilty (former s/b Glinda – Broadway; former Glinda – … Continue reading

Video Footage: Jemma Rix & Lucy Durack sing the Australian National Anthem

Check out this video of Jemma Rix (Elphaba – Australian National Tour; former Elphaba, s/b Elphaba – Sydney; former s/b Elphaba – Melbourne) and Lucy Durack (Glinda – Australian National Tour; former Glinda – Sydney, Melbourne) performing the Australian National … Continue reading

Remember That Time…?: Annaleigh Ashford

Remember that time when one show of the Chicago production was stopped due to sound errors? Annaleigh Ashford (former u/s Glinda – 1NT; former Glinda – Broadway, Chicago) stopped the show during “Dancing Through Life” because the mics weren’t working … Continue reading

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

1st National Tour Colin Hanlon has replaced Richard H. Blake as Fiyero. 2nd National Tour Tiffany Haas has replaced Rachel Potter in the ensemble and as an understudy for Glinda. In addition, Ms. Haas understudies Nessarose.

Nessa’s Niblets: February 15, 2011

Apologies for this being a day late! Marcie Dodd (former Elphaba – San Francisco, 2NT, Broadway; Elphaba s/b – Los Angeles; former Nessarose – Los Angeles; former u/s Elphaba & Nessraose – 1NT), Jenna Leigh Green (former Nessarose – Los … Continue reading

Video Footage: Rachel Tucker performs “Defying Gravity” at “Dancing on Ice”

Check out this video of Rachel Tucker (Elphaba – West End) performing “Defying Gravity” at “Dancing on Ice” yesterday. Credit goes to YouTube user TheIceSkatingFan for the video, which is embedded below for your convenience.