Emily Koch (Elphaba – 2nd Natl. Tour; former Elphaba s/b – Broadway, 2nd Natl. Tour) and Amanda Jane Cooper (Glinda – 2nd Natl. Tour, former Glinda – 1st Natl. Tour) both attended Carnegie Mellon University.
Richard H. Blake (former Fiyero – Asian Tour, Broadway, 1st Natl. Tour) and Kristoffer Cusick (former Fiyero – Chicago, Los Angeles; former t/r Fiyero – Broadway; former ensemble, u/s Fiyero – Broadway, Pre-Broadway) were in the original Broadway cast of SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER. Andy Karl (former Fiyero – Broadway) and Donna Vivino (former s/b Elphaba – Broadway, 1st Natl. Tour; former Elphaba – 1st Natl. Tour) were also in SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER.
Annaleigh Ashford (former Glinda – Chicago, Broadway; former ensemble, u/s Glinda – 1st Natl. Tour) earned a Tony for her work in YOU CAN’T TAKE IT WITH YOU.