Tag Archives: Mamie Parris

Parris to Succeed Lewis in CATS

Broadway veteran Mamie Parris (former Elphaba – 1st Natl. Tour) will succeed pop star Leona Lewis in the part of Grizabella in the revival of CATS. Ms. Parris is currently starring as Patty in SCHOOL OF ROCK, a role she created. CATS … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: May 16, 2016

Fred Applegate (former Wizard – Broadway) and Christopher Fitzgerald (original Boq – Broadway) were both in YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN. Lenny Wolpe (former Wizard – 1st Natl. Tour, Broadway) was in the original Broadway cast of THE DROWSY CHAPERONE. Kate Loprest (former … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: November 9, 2015

Alex Brightman (former Boq – Broadway), Mamie Parris (former Elphaba – 1st Natl. Tour) and Cassie Okenka (former ensemble, u/s Glinda – 1st Natl. Tour) are all part of the cast of the new Broadway musical SCHOOL OF ROCK. Liz McCartney (former Madame Morrible – 1st … Continue reading

Nessa’s Niblets: June 22, 2015

Sebastian Arcelus (former Fiyero – Broadway, 1st Natl. Tour) played the role of Frank in the movie adaptation of the Nicholas Sparks best seller “The Best of Me”. Richard H. Blake (former Fiyero – Asian Tour, Broadway, 1st Natl. Tour) is currently … 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

Parris and Karl Round Out Cast of ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Revival

Roundabout Theater has completed casting for the Broadway revival of ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY. As previously announced, Kristin Chenoweth (original Glinda – Broadway, Pre-Broadway) will star as Lily Garland.  Joining Chenoweth and Peter Gallagher are WICKED alums Mamie Parris (former Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour) … Continue reading

Mamie Parris to Perform in Encores! Off-Center’s PUMP BOYS AND DINETTES

Mamie Parris (former Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour) will be performing in the Encores! Off-Center production of PUMP BOYS AND DINETTES. This is the final production of the season for the Encores! Off-Center Series. Performances will be held July 16-19 at … Continue reading

Mamie Parris Set for Reading of ELIOT NESS…

Mamie Parris (former Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour) is set for the reading of ELLIOT NESS…, to be held on April 8, 2014, at 12:00 pm, and April 10, 2014, at 3:00 pm at New 42nd Street Studios. Source

pOZcast: March 4, 2014

Hi listeners! We have a special mini-pOZcast for you this week! We had the opportunity to chat with the lovely Mamie Parris (former Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour) about her concert, coming soon – Wednesday, March 12, at 9:30 pm at 54 … Continue reading

Mamie Parris Cast in Pittsburgh CLO’s SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS

Mamie Parris (former Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour) has been cast in Pittsburgh CLO’s upcoming production of SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS. Ms. Parris will play the leading role of Milly. The production will run June 11-16. For tickets and … Continue reading