Tag Archives: Mark Jacoby

Clarke, Jacoby, Russell Cast in TENDERLOIN

York Theatre Company has announced the cast of TENDERLOIN, a musical that will be closing out the Winter 2013 “Musicals in Mufti” series. Wicked alums in the cast include Katie Rose Clarke (former Glinda – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour), Mark Jacoby (former Wizard – … Continue reading

Mark Jacoby to Star in SNAPSHOTS, Featuring Music of Stephen Schwartz

Mark Jacoby (former Wizard – 1st Ntl. Tour) will be starring in the world-premiere of SNAPSHOTS, a new musical featuring the music of Stephen Schwartz (composer of WICKED) at Norma Terris Theatre in Chester, Conneticut. This is under the umbrella of … Continue reading

Addendum: Lori Ann Ferreri Also Cast in SECONDHAND LIONS

Lori Ann Ferreri (former swing, u/s Midwife, u/s Witch’s Mother – San Francisco; former ensemble, u/s Nessarose, Midwife, Witch’s Mother – Broadway) has also been cast in the 5th Avenue Theatre’s world-premiere staging of SECONDHAND LIONS. As previously announced, Kendra Kassebaum … Continue reading

Kendra Kassebaum and Mark Jacoby Cast in World Premiere of Musical SECONDHAND LIONS

Kendra Kassebaum (former Glinda – San Francisco, Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) and Mark Jacoby (former Wizard – 1st Ntl. Tour) have been cast in the world-premiere staging of the new musical SECONDHAND LIONS, written by Michael Weiner, Alan Zachary and Tony Award winner … Continue reading

Mark Jacoby To Reprise His Role In ELF

Mark Jacoby (former Wizard – 1st Ntl. Tour) will reprise his role of Walter in the holiday musical ELF. Mr. Jacoby first played this role in the 2010-2011 Broadway production. The show will play on Broadway from November 9, 2012 … Continue reading


Mark Jacoby (former Wizard – 1st Nat’l Tour) has been cast as Dean Warfield in a new musical, THE NUTTY PROFESSOR. The show has plans to transfer to Broadway. THE NUTTY PROFESSOR will have its world-premiere engagement at Tennessee Performing … Continue reading

Cast Update: Broadway, 1st National Tour

Broadway Adam Grupper has replaced P.J. Benjamin as The Wizard. Etai BenShlomo has returned to the role of Boq, replacing Taylor Trensch. Amanda Rose has replaced Briana Yacavone as a swing and understudy for the Midwife and Nessarose. 1st National Tour P.J. Benjamin has replaced … Continue reading

Nicole Parker and P.J. Benjamin to join “Wicked” 1st National Tour

We are very pleased to announce that Nicole Parker (former Elphaba – Broadway) and P.J. Benjamin (former Wizard – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) will join the 1st National Tour of “Wicked” in Denver, CO. Mr. Benjamin will join the company on May 8, replacing Mark … Continue reading

Media: Wicked in Denver

Check out these articles from the 1st national tour’s stop in Denver, CO. “Wicked” allure endures for superfan Mike Meko of Denver (includes comments by Alli Mauzey (Glinda)) Theater review: Bewitching Wicked still stands strong Wicked review: Rich roles handled … Continue reading

Media: Wicked in Tempe

Check out these articles from the 1st National Touring Production’s stop in Tempe, Arizona! ‘Wicked’ at ASU Gammage in Tempe (includes interview with Stephen Schwartz – composer/lyricist) Music aside, ‘Wicked’ still casts pink-and-green spell ‘Wicked’ tale unravels at ASU Gammage (includes comments … Continue reading