Tag Archives: West End Production

Exclusive Interview: Nadine Cox

Today, we have an exclusive interview with Nadine Cox. Ms. Cox performed in the West End company of “Wicked”, where she was an original cast member and understudy for Madame Morrible. She will be performing from November 15 – December … Continue reading

Gina Beck and Matt Willis to join Wicked London cast

Congratulations to Gina Beck and Matt Willis who will be taking over as Glinda and Fiyero respectively in the London production of Wicked! Gina has been seen recently on the West End as Christine in The Phantom of the Opera, … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview: Oliver Tompsett

Today we’re delighted to share with you an exclusive interview with Oliver Tompsett! Oliver was the understudy for Fiyero in the Original London Cast of Wicked before taking over the role in July 2007. He stayed with the show until … Continue reading

Video Footage: Gemma Atkins sings “The Wizard and I”

Check out this video of Gemma Atkins (ensemble, u/s Elphaba – West End) singing “The Wizard and I” at Magic Summer Live on July 17, 2011. Credit for the video goes to WhenTheNightisOver on YouTube, and it is embedded below … Continue reading

Video Footage: Ashleigh Gray performs “The Wizard and I” on Patrick Monahan’s Pick ‘n’ Mix

Check out this video of Ashleigh Gray (former s/b Elphaba – West End; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – West End) performing “The Wizard and I” on Patrick Monahans Pick ‘n’ Mix, a show created by third year television broadcasting students … Continue reading

Video Footage: Rachel Tucker performs “Defying Gravity” at “Dancing on Ice”

Check out this video of Rachel Tucker (Elphaba – West End) performing “Defying Gravity” at “Dancing on Ice” yesterday. Credit goes to YouTube user TheIceSkatingFan for the video, which is embedded below for your convenience.

Nessa’s Niblets: February 8, 2011

We apologize for this post being late – conflicts arose on both of us who were intending to do it! – Amanda Flynn (former ensemble, u/s Glinda – Los Angeles) is the only American understudy for Glinda who never performed … Continue reading

Cast Change: London Production

Last night was the final performance for a number of cast members of the London production of Wicked, in its annual cast change; principal cast members who departed were Lee Mead (Fiyero), Cassie Compton (Nessarose), and George Ure (Boq; former … Continue reading

Former “Wicked” Stars to Perform Music of Bobby Cronin

Four former “Wicked” cast members will be performing the music of Bobby Cronin at a concert in London at the Players Theatre on February 27th. These performers include Ashleigh Gray (former s/b Elphaba, ensemble, u/s Elphaba – West End), Mark … Continue reading

New Information on West End “Wicked” 2011 Cast

We have obtained some information about understudies in the upcoming 2011 West Cast of “Wicked”, set to begin on February 7, 2011. Gemma Atkins will be covering Elphaba and Nessarose. Jennifer Tierney (current ensemble, u/s Morrible – West End) will … Continue reading