Tag Archives: Emma Hunton

Hunton Cast in FREAKY FRIDAY

Signature Theatre has announced the full cast for the world premier of Disney’s FREAKY FRIDAY. Emma Hunton (former Elphaba – 1st Natl. Tour) will star as Ellie Blake. Developed by  Disney Theatrical Productions expressly for licensing to theatres, FREAKY FRIDAY features a book … Continue reading

WICKED Alums to Set for Broadway Loves Katy Perry

On July 13, Emma Hunton (former Elphaba – 1st Natl. Tour), Desi Oakley (ensemble, u/s Nessarose/midwife – Broadway; former universal swing), Daniel Quadrino (former ensemble, Boq u/s – Broadway) and  Lauren Ashley Zakrin (former ensemble, u/s Glinda – 1st Natl. Tour) will join several other Broadway … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: June 1, 2015

Lilli Cooper (s/b Elphaba – Broadway; former s/b Elphaba – 2nd Natl. Tour, Australasian Tour; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – 2nd Natl. Tour) was in the original Broadway cast of SPRING AWAKENING. Emma Hunton (former Elphaba – 1st Natl. Tour) and Matt Shingledecker (Fiyero – Broadway, former … 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

Cast Updates: January-February 2015

Broadway Christine Dwyer has temporarily returned to the role of Elphaba, replacing Caroline Bowman who will return to the company in March. Catherine Charlebois has temporarily replaced Kelli Barrett as Nessarose. Ms. Barrett will be originating the role of Lara Guishar in … Continue reading

Media: WICKED in Albuquerque

Check out these great articles from the WICKED 1st National Tour’s stop in Albuquerque.  WICKED will be in Albuquerque through October 5th. The ‘greening’ of WICKED’s star actress (includes video of Emma Hunton) WICKED casts spell WICKED Wizard shares his story (includes … 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

Media: WICKED in Salt Lake City

Check out these articles from the WICKED 1st National Tour’s stop in Salt Lake City, Utah.  WICKED will be in Salt Lake City through Sunday, August 24. Utah fans cheer the return of Broadway sensation WICKED WICKED returns to Utah (includes … 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

Photos Released of 1st National Tour Cast of WICKED

New photos of the 1st National Tour Company of WICKED featuring Emma Hunton as Elphaba.  The photos are accessible on broadwayworld.com by clicking here.