Who played Elphaba in Wicked 2008?

Who played Elphaba in Wicked 2008?

Idina Menzel
Original cast

Character San Francisco tryout 2003 Original Melbourne cast 2008
Elphaba Idina Menzel Amanda Harrison
Glinda Kristin Chenoweth Lucy Durack
Fiyero Norbert Leo Butz Rob Mills
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Robert Morse Rob Guest

Who was in Wicked in 2008?

Wicked, which features a score by Stephen Schwartz and a book by Winnie Holzman, currently features Stephanie J. Block as Elphaba, Annaleigh Ashford as Glinda, Carole Shelley as Madame Morrible, Lenny Wolpe as The Wizard, Cristy Candler as Nessarose, Logan Lipton as Boq and Steven Skybell as Dr. Dillamond.

Who played Glinda in Wicked 2008?

Kendra Kassebaum played Glinda in the 2005 first national tour launch of Wicked and later starred as Glinda on Broadway from 2007-08. On Broadway she has appeared in Rent, Assassins and, most recently, as Sam Nightingale in the 2012 musical Leap of Faith.

Who starred in Wicked in Chicago?

The Chicago Wicked company currently features Kristy Cates as Elphaba, Erin Mackey as Glinda, Rondi Reed as Madame Morrible, Gene Weygandt as The Wizard, Heidi Kettenring as Nessarose, Kristoffer Cusick as Fiyero, Adam Fleming as Boq and Timothy Britten Parker as Doctor Dillamond.

Who played Elphaba in Chicago?

Actress Carla Stickler
Actress Carla Stickler, who had launched a new career as a software engineer in Chicago three years ago, canceled her winter vacation and returned to New York to star as the green-skinned Elphaba while the cast was ravaged by illness.

When was the play Wicked in Chicago?

Fans of the show may know that the Nederlander Theatre, formerly the Oriental, was where “Wicked” ran for more than three and a half years in a dedicated Chicago production back in the aughts, from 2005 to 2009.

Who was Elphaba in 2007?

Kerry Ellis She first played Elphaba over a decade ago on 1st January 2007 and after a critically-acclaimed West End run, she then played Elphaba on Broadway from June to November 2008, before flying back into the cast at the Apollo Victoria Theatre for another 6 months.

Who played Glinda in Wicked in 2006?

Kristin Chenoweth
Kristin Chenoweth, Glinda Chenoweth starred in The Apple Tree (2006), Promises, Promises opposite Sean Hayes (2010), On the Twentieth Century (2015), and her one-woman show Kristin Chenoweth: My Love Letter to Broadway (2016).

Did Ana Gasteyer play Elphaba?

Ana Gasteyer starred as Elphaba when the Wicked production of Chicago opened at the Ford Center for the Performing Arts in July 2005, for which she was nominated for a Joseph Jefferson Award. Ms Gasteyer’s previous Broadway credits include: The Threepenny Opera (Mrs. Peachum) and The Rocky Horror Show.

When did Idina Menzel leave Wicked?

Menzel finished her West End run on 30 December 2006. Where she was succeeded by Elphaba standby Kerry Ellis (and Broadway lead in 2008).