Tag Archives: Chandra Lee Schwartz

Nessa’s Niblets: January 11, 2016

Ben Vereen (former Wizard – Broadway, Chicago) was the Leading Player in the original Broadway production of PIPPIN. Chandra Lee Schwartz (former Glinda – Broadway, 1st Natl. Tour) and Heléne York (former Glinda – 2nd Natl. Tour) both played the part of … Continue reading

WICKED First National Tour to Close 3/15

The First National Tour of WICKED will play its final performance this Sunday, March 15 at the Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles. Known as the Emerald City Tour, the production will close ten years to the week after the tour began in Toronto. … Continue reading

Kim Zimmer to Return to First National Tour of WICKED

The company of the first North American tour of WICKED is thrilled to welcome back Kim Zimmer as Madame Morrible on Tuesday, September 30 in Albuquerque, NM. Zimmer returns to WICKED after previously playing the role of Madame Morrible on tour.  Zimmer is best … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 1st National Tour

Broadway Stephanie Torns has temporarily replaced Carla Stickler in the ensemble and as the understudy for Elphaba. Sarah Bolt has left the company, after recently covering the ensemble track of Betsy Werbel and understudying the role of Madame Morrible, while Ms. Werbel performed … Continue reading

WICKED Welcomes Back Schwartz and BenShlomo

Chandra Lee Schwartz and Etai BenShlomo will join the 1st National Tour of WICKED in Salt Lake City on July 29. They join a cast that includes Emma Hunton and Elphaba, Alison Fraser as Madame Morrible, and Tim Kazurinsky as The Wizard.  The cast … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: December 3, 2013

– Chandra Lee Schwartz (former Glinda – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) is a member of the Musical Theatre faculty at AMDA in Los Angeles. – Richard H. Blake (former Fiyero – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) made his Broadway debut in PRINCE OF CENTRAL PARK … Continue reading

Schwartz, Deitch and others set for L.A. Standing Room Only Disney-themed Cabaret

On September 9, Standing Room Only: Variety Hour, the monthly L.A. cabaret created and hosted by Michael-Leon Wooley and Kate Pazakis, will present a special Disney-themed evening at Club Rain in Studio City.  The evening will feature, among others, Chandra Lee … Continue reading

Chandra Lee Schwartz Cast in SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE

Chandra Lee Schwartz (former Glinda – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) has been cast in the upcoming world-premiere production of SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE – THE MUSICAL. Based on the hit film of the same name, the production will be presented by … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 2nd National Tour

Broadway Alli Mauzey has replaced Chandra Lee Schwartz as Glinda. Michael DeVries has returned to the role of the Witch’s Father and understudy for The Wizard and Dr. Dillamond. 2nd National Tour Zarah Mahler has replaced Catherine Charlebois as Nessarose.

Alli Mauzey Will Return to Broadway’s WICKED

Alli Mauzey (former Glinda – 1st Ntl. Tour, San Francisco, Broadway; former s/b Glinda – Broadway) will return to the Broadway company of WICKED this fall, replacing Chandra Lee Schwartz. Source