Alyssa Fox


A Dallas, Texas native, Alyssa is fulfilling a huge dream after being a member of the Wicked family for over 13 years. She was last seen as the standby for Elphaba on Broadway, after playing the lead on the National Tour, and as the understudy in the San Francisco company. Alyssa was also the Elsa standby in the original cast of Disney’s Frozen on Broadway. Dedicated to Mamaw, Mom, Dad, Spencer, Kamiya, DGRW, and to all my teachers and loved ones who have shared their wisdom and support! “Kanojoha ryouhouno sekainoko datta, dakara kanojoga konnna chikara wo motteita.” IG: @alyssajoyfox


McKenzie Kurtz


McKenzie Kurtz couldn’t be happier to be joining the Broadway company of Wicked. Playing Glinda has been her dream since seeing Wicked for the first time at age 9. Recent credits include Anna in Frozen on Broadway/North American Tour, Penelope in Trading Places, Star-to-Be in “Annie Live!” on NBC and Heather in “She Hulk” on Disney Plus. Proud alumna of the University of Michigan School of Music Theatre and Dance. Special thanks to Tim, Erica, Craig and the entire Wicked team. So much love and gratitude to God, Mom, Dad and Lydia for their endless love and support. @mckenziekurtz


Michele Pawk

Madame Morrible

Broadway: Beautiful, Hairspray, Losing Louie, Mamma Mia!, Hollywood Arms (Tony Award), Chicago, Seussical, Cabaret
(Drama Desk & Outer Critics’ Circle award nominations), Triumph of Love, Crazy for You (Drama Desk nomination), Mail. Off-Broadway: Heroes of the Fourth Turning (Lucille Lortel & Obie awards), A Small Fire (Drama Desk & Lucille Lortel nominations), Prayer for My Enemy, Picnic, Giant, The Paris Letter (Drama Desk nomination), Hello Again, Merrily We Roll Along and eight others. Michele is a proud faculty member at Wagner College


John Dossett

The Wizard

John Dossetet is making his 20th appearance on Broadway. Among them Paradise Square, War Paint, Newsies, Pippin, The Constant Wife, Gypsy (Tony and Drama Desk nominations), Ragtime, Democracy, Prelude to a Kiss. Off-Broadway: Parade (City Center), Dear Evan Hansen (Second Stage), Giant (Public Theater, Drama Desk nomination), Saved (Playwrights Horizons), The Clean House and Hello Again (LCT), Reckless (Circle Rep), A Number (People’s Light), Heart Of Rock & Roll (Old Globe). TV/Film: “Law & Order(s),” HBO’s “John Adams.”

Jordan Litz

Jordan Litz


Broadway debut! Jordan comes directly from the national tour after playing the Winkie Prince for over a year and a half. Credits: Radio City Christmas SpectacularLegally Blonde, numerous productions with Walt Disney World. Jordan hails from California where he was a competitive swimmer, winning collegiate national championships and competing in the 2012 US Olympic Trials. Forever thankful for his family, Josh and darling wife, Julie. @litzjordan

Jake Pedersen

Jake Pedersen


Broadway: Parade (Frankie Epps). National Tours: Wicked (Boq), Escape to Margaritaville (Ensemble). Regional: Writing Kevin Taylor (Meadow Brook Theatre), Newsies (Crutchie, NLBP). New Works: The Last Day (Sarah Schlesinger/Mike Reid), The Lucky Boy (Kristen Childs). B.F.A Musical Theatre Penn State. “Endless gratitude to the entire Wicked team, HCKR, my amazing Mom and Dad, and Will.” www.jakepedersen.com @Jake.ped

K.Elayne Sprawl

Kimber Elayne Sprawl


Broadway: Marianne Lane in Girl from the North Country, Jane in A Bronx Tale, and Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. Tour: Disney’s The Lion King (Sarabi/Nala cover). Off Broadway: Girl from the North Country (The Public Theater). Regional: Zoe in The Niceties (Milwaukee Rep) Felicia in Memphis (Walnut Street Theatre). Film/Television: “East New York” (CBS), “That Damn Michael Che” (HBO Max), “Inside Amy Schumer” (Paramount Plus). Love to Zach. IG: @kimber_elayne


William Youmans

Doctor Dillamond

William Youmans is thrilled to return to Wicked.  He originated Doctor Dillamond on Broadway.  Also on Broadway: Billy Elliot, Farnsworth Invention, The Little Foxes (Elizabeth Taylor), Big River, Titanic, Pirate Queen, Finian’s Rainbow, Baz Luhrmann’s La Boheme, Carousel, To Kill a Mockingbird.  Movies & TV: Birdman, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, Nadine, Mrs. Soffel, Fresh Horses, Ten Minutes to Midnight, Compromising Positions, “Law and Order.”

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Lissa DeGuzman

Elphaba Standby

Lissa deGuzman is thrilled to be back in Oz. Broadway: King Kong, Aladdin. National Tour: Wicked (Elphaba), Aladdin (Jasmine). Regional: Drury Lane (Cinderella), Cape Playhouse (Camelot), KC Starlight (Legally Blonde), The 5th Avenue Theatre (Bliss), MUNY (Fiddler on the Roof), Studio Tenn (West Side Story). Belmont University. “Endless love and gratitude to the Wicked Team, Telsey, Matt & DGRW, and my wonderful family & friends.” Salamat! @lissadeguz


Allie Trimm

Glinda Standby

Allie is thrilled to be joining the Wicked company! Broadway: 13 The Musical (Patrice); Bye Bye Birdie (Kim MacAfee). Off-Bway/Regional: BAZ Star Crossed Love; Evolution of Mann; Enter Laughing; Allegiance; Les Misérables. Film/TV: Prom (Disney); Next Stop Christmas (Hallmark); “30 Rock”; “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”. Stanford University. Thanks to Telsey, Sweet 180, A3 and my incredible family for helping make all my dreams come true. @allietrimm.


Alicia L. Albright

Swing; Witch's Mother/Midwife u/s

Grateful to be back in OZ! Broadway: Frozen (OBC), Wicked. Tours: Wicked, All Shook Up, A Chorus Line, Jesus Christ Superstar, Seven Brides… and more. IG: aliciaalbrightWhen not onstage teaching mindfulness and empowermentMuch love to Eric and Family.


Beka Burnham

Ensemble; Glinda/Nessarose u/s

Thrilled to be making her Broadway debut! Previously on the Broadway National Tour of Wicked. BFA, The Boston Conservatory. Love and thanks to Craig and the Wicked team, friends and family (extra thanks to James), and my dog “Root”! @bekaburnham

O.Dei Cicchi

Olivia Dei Cicchi


Pinch me! I’m making my Broadway debut with Wicked! National tour: Les Misérables (u/s Cosette & Fantine). Film/TV: She Came to Me, “SNL.” Endless gratitude to DGRW, Telsey, the Wicked team, my incredible friends and mom & dad, for putting music in my veins.

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Matthew Deloch


Broadway debut, ur kidding! Recently, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Super Bowl LV, “Up Here” (Hulu), “Mariah Carey: Merry Christmas to All”, “Blues Big City Adventure” (Paramount). All the love to my family and friends! @matthewdeloch


Meg Doherty

Ensemble; Morrible u/s

Broadway debut! Regional: Hairspray, Tommy, The Full Monty, Crazy for You and The Star Wars Ballet. Graduate of The Boston Conservatory. Proud member of Actors’ Equity. Love to her amazing supportive family in Maine and in NYC, especially Julio. The perfect family, no one is missing.


Kristina Doucette


Kristina Doucette is thrilled to be back in Oz! Recently seen in Here Lies Love Broadway and The Karate Kid Musical, St. Louis. All my love to my family, friends, and Dana.

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Matt Farcher

Swing; u/s Wizard, u/s Dillamond, u/s Father, u/s Ozian Official, u/s Flathead, u/s Lion Puppet

My heart is doing the happy dance! Original Broadway cast of Pretty Woman The Musical. Thank you forever to The Farcher Family, The Wolf Talent Team, Craig and The Telsey Office for the endless support. 大好きPhilWithLove.Org


Lisa Finegold

Dance Captain/Swing; Witch's Mother/Midwife u/s

Broadway: Head Over Heels, Rock of Ages. Tours: Hamilton, Wicked, and more. Off Broadway: Trip of Love. Boston Conservatory graduate. Thanks to her supportive family, wonderful friends and Sofia at CESD!


Dan Gleason

Ensemble; Fiyero u/s

Thrilled to be back with Wicked! Other credits: American Idiot (Tunny u/s), Miss Saigon (Chris u/s), Goodspeed Opera House, Kansas City Starlight, Transcendence Theatre Company, Pennsylvania Centre Stage, Mount Gretna Theatre. Penn State graduate, BFA. Love to Julia and Gus!


Josh Daniel Green


Broadway debut!  Dance companies: Lar Lubovitch, Stephen Petronio, Lucinda Childs.  NYU Tisch. joshdgreen.com @joshdgreen


Jeff Heimbrock

Ensemble; Boq u/s

Broadway/NYC: The Book of Mormon, Thoroughly Modern Millie (Actors’ Fund), The Golden Apple (Encores!). Tour: Newsies (Spot Conlon), The Book of Mormon (L.A./ Chicago). Training: Pace University, The School at Steppenwolf. @jheimbrock


Alison Jantzie

Ensemble; Witch's Mother

Broadway/New York: Gigi, Radio City Rockettes, Fiorello! (City Center Encores!). National Tour: Wicked.  Select Regional: Anything Goes (Goodspeed), Roman Holiday (Golden Gate Theatre).  I am beyond grateful for the fam, the Wolff Pack, this team, and Eric!  Thank you!

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Chris Jarosz


Broadway debut! TV/film: Marry Me, “Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” “SNL,” In the Heights, La La Land, “Glee,” “SYTYCD.” Has danced for artists such as Taylor Swift, Jennifer Lopez and Halsey. Wicked National Tour, Metropolitan Opera, Radio City’s New York Spectacular, Cirque du Soleil and The Devil Wears Prada.

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Jesse JP Johnson

Swing; Boq u/s

Boq in Wicked (Broadway and 1st nat’l tour), SpongeBob SquarePants (Broadway and Live on Stage!), Glory Days (Broadway), Grease (1st nat’l tour), Altar Boyz (Off-Broadway and 1st nat’l tour), Xanadu (Broadway), 9 to 5 (1st nat’l tour) and Oklahoma! (1st nat’l tour). jessejpjohnson.com


Zachary Daniel Jones


Zachary Daniel Jones is thrilled to be joining the Wicked family!  Broadway:  Cats (Mungojerrie), Beetlejuice.  Off-Broadway:  Black No More.  Regional:  The Muny, TUTS.  BFA:  The Boston Conservatory.  Love and thanks to the Wicked team, Craig, Telsey, CESD, Mom, Howard, Austin, Sean, and Jesse.  @aspiredance

Kelsey Kaufman

Kelsey Kaufman

Swing; Witch's Mother/Midwife u/s

Broadway debut! Wicked (national tour), An American in Paris (u/s Lise, Cape Playhouse), A Chorus Line (Maggie). BFA from Pace University. Endless thanks to her mentors, MSA, Telsey, the Wicked team and her wonderful family and friends. @kelseykaufman_


Cajai Kennedy


Frozen Broadway, The Met Gala 2021, High Button Shoes City Center Encores!. The Metropolitan Opera: The Merry Widow, La Traviata, Aida, Adriana Lecouvreur (Venus). The Houston Grand Opera: Carmen. The Lion King 1st National Tour. Knicks City Dancer ‘17-’18. IG: @cajmahal


Colby Q. Lindeman

Swing; Chistery u/s

Happy to be back at the Gershwin! Credits: The Cher ShowAn American in Paris, Trip of Love, Standard Time at the Duke, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Urban Cowboy, “Smash,” “Boardwalk Empire,” “Vinyl.” OCU. AEA. Thanks to The Telsey Office, MSA, and the Wicked team. Love!

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Libby Lloyd

Ensemble; Witch’s Mother/Midwife u/s

Thrilled to join Wicked! Original Nini in 1st National Tour of Moulin Rouge!, Diana OBC (u/s Diana), The Wrong Man (MCC). Regional: MTWichita, Tuacahn Amphitheater. TV: “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.” Gratitude to God, my fam, Telsey, and my love Dallas. @libby.lloyd


Yando Lopez

Ensemble; Boq u/s

Broadway debut! Regional: Steppenwolf, Goodman, Paramount, Marriott, Drury Lane, Skylight, Porchlight. TV: “The Thing About Harry”. BA: Northwestern University. Thank you to Telsey, Wicked, DDO, my Chicago family, Los Lopez and Adrian. @yandolopez & yandolopez.com


Ryan Mac

Ensemble; Fiyero/Witches Father/Ozian Official u/s

Tours: WickedAnastasia (u/s Dmitry/Gleb), Flashdance (Andy, u/s Nick).  From the birthplace of Oz – Chittenango, NY.  BFA, Ithaca.  Love to Josh & family, The Mine, and the teachers that got me here.  “And the dreams that you dare to dream really do come true.”  www.ryanmacofficial.com  @thisisRyanMac


Chase Madigan


West Side Story (Broadway), Wicked (national tour), Radio City Christmas Spectacular, The New York Spectacular, Rock the Ballet (international tour). It’s a dream come true to be joining Wicked on Broadway! Thanks Mom and Dad for all the love and support along the way!


Micaela Martinez

Swing; Nessarose/Midwife u/s

Incredibly grateful to be back on stage! Most recently touring the country with the national tour of Wicked. Others include first national tour of Sister Act (ensemble, u/s Mary Robert), The Addams Family (Wednesday), and Spring Awakening (Wendla). @micccccmart


Hunter Mikles

Swing; Chistery u/s

National tour: Wicked, Dirty Dancing. International tour: An American in Paris. NYC: Dance Lab New York. Select regional: Pittsburgh CLO, Fulton Theatre. Point Park ’16. Endless gratitude to family, friends and LDC. @hunter_mikles


Dashi Mitchell

Dance Captain/Swing; Chistery u/s

Dashi Mitchell, an 11 year alumnus of Wicked, is excited to return back home to Wicked on Broadway. Recently finished two companies of Hamilton and West Side Story with Carnegie Hall. Grateful to be performing again! @dashi1989


Alicia Newcom


Broadway debut! National tours: Wicked, 42nd Street. NYC: Radio City Rockettes. BPA: Oklahoma City University. Thanks to Avalon Artists Group and the Wicked team. Endless love and gratitude to James and my incredible family, given and chosen! @alicia_newcom


Allsun O’Malley

Swing; Nessarose/Midwife u/s

Broadway debut! Regional: Chasing Rainbows (u/s Deanna Durbin, Paper Mill Playhouse), A Christmas Carol (Belle), Singin’ in the Rain (Kathy Selden), Newsies (Katherine). BFA, Penn State. Endless thanks to the Wicked team, Telsey, Avalon and my incredible friends and family. @allsunomalley

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David Scott Purdy

Swing; Wizard/Dillamond/Witch’s Father/Ozian Official u/s

Broadway Debut! NYC: Brigadoon (Encores!) A Christmas Story (Madison Square Garden). Touring: Wicked, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder. TV: “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” “Law & Order: SVU.” Thanks to Kate, Jay, and Mom. @dav3purdy


Emily Rogers

Ensemble; Elphaba u/s

Broadway debut! National tour: If/Then. NYC: Jasper in Deadland, Unlock’d. Most recently: Sophie in Mamma Mia! (ACT of CT). Endless thanks to the Wicked team, Craig, Carson Adler and Taylor. For Mom and Dad. @e.e.rogers


Travis Taber

Ensemble; Fiyero u/s

Broadway debut! First national tour: Priscilla Queen of the Desert. Broadway national tours: Mamma Mia! and Wicked. NY theatre: For Lovers Only. So much love and thanks to my family, Craig, Bernadette and the team at Telsey. @tgtaber


Michael Thatcher

Witch’s Father/ Ozian Official; Wizard/Dillamond u/s

Broadway: The Play That Goes Wrong. Off-Broadway: TPTGWJulius Caesar (NYSF). Tours: TPTGW (1st, 2nd National), Guys & DollsA Christmas Story. TV: “Quantico.” West Chester University of PA. MFA University of Houston. @Thatched44


Jeremy Thompson


Jeremy Thompson is thrilled to be making his Broadway debut! Credits include Wicked (national tour), The Music Man (Tommy Djilas), Gypsy, South Pacific, RhetOracle Dance Co., Tokyo Disney, and Disneyland. Huge thanks to The Telsey Office and Mom! @remy_dunham 


Christianne Tisdale

Ensemble/Midwife; Morrible u/s

Welcome back Broadway! Beauty and the Beast, Triumph of Love, Les Misérables, One Touch of Venus (West End), Sousatzka (Toronto). TV: “The Blacklist,” “30 Rock,” “Wallflowers,” “Ghost Lights: Reclaiming Theater in the Age of AIDS” (producer). IG @BaxAndTheCity


Nicky Venditti

Swing; Chistery u/s

Nicky is thrilled to be back in Oz! Broadway: Wicked. Off Broadway: Radio City Xmas Spectacular, Trip Of Love. Tours: Wicked, A Chorus Line, Contact, Swing. When not on stage, Nicky helps others thrive as a functional exercise and health coach. @nicky_venditti

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Marybeth Abel


Broadway: Cyrano de Bergerac, Sweet Charity, La Cage aux Folles, Sly Fox, Fosse, Les Misérables, Five Guys Named Moe. Off-Broadway: Under the Bridge, Adult Entertainment. Touring/regional: Cats, Guys and Dolls. USO/DOD: The Best of Broadway. Pittsburgh CLO: four seasons.

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Stephen Milosevich


Broadway: Beetlejuice; David Byrne’s American Utopia; Derren Brown: Secret; True West; Frozen; School of Rock – The Musical; Time and the Conways; Sunday in the Park with George; Something Rotten!; Long Day’s Journey Into Night; Fun Home; Rocky. Love to Erin and his family.

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Jonathan Bach


Broadway: A Christmas Carol, Straight White men; Off-Broadway: Love Life, Dragon Spring Phoenix Rise, A Parallelogram, Revolution in the Elbow…; Love to Mom, Dad, Maya, Marybeth, Gregg, Lauren. To every mentor, thank you. UNCSA Alum.

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Saori “Cel” Yokoo


Broadway: The Inheritance. Tour: On Your Feet!, Dirty Dancing, Bring It On: The Musical, 42nd Street. Selected others: Kennedy Center Honors, Phish NYE Gag at MSG. To my parents and the Wicked team, Arigatou Gozaimasu.


Stephen Schwartz

Music and Lyrics

Has contributed music and/or lyrics to Godspell, Pippin, The Magic Show, The Baker’s Wife, Working (which he adapted and directed), Rags, Children of Eden and the opera Séance on a Wet Afternoon. For films, he collaborated with Alan Menken on the scores for Disney’s Pocahontas, The Hunchback of Notre Dame and Enchanted and wrote the songs for the DreamWorks animated feature The Prince of Egypt. Mr. Schwartz is artistic director of the ASCAP Musical Theatre Workshops and serves on the Council of the Dramatists Guild. He is a member of the Theater Hall of Fame, the Songwriters Hall of Fame, and has been given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Awards include three Academy Awards, four Grammy Awards, the Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award and a tiny handful of tennis trophies Defying Gravity, a book about his professional career, is available from Applause Books.


Winnie Holzman

Winnie Holzman


Received a Tony nomination and a Drama Desk Award for Wicked. She created the memorable television drama “My So-Called Life” which starred Claire Danes. Holzman got her start writing for the acclaimed drama “thirtysomething” and later executive produced (again with Marshall Herskovitz and Edward Zwick) “Once and Again.” Other theatre work includes the musical Birds of Paradise (with composer David Evans) and a ten-minute play called Post-Its: Notes on a Marriage which she wrote with her husband, actor Paul Dooley. Features include ‘Til There Was You. Also an actress, Ms. Holzman appeared in Jerry Maguire and as Larry’s wife’s therapist on “Curb Your Enthusiasm.” Most recently she teamed with her daughter, Savannah Dooley, to write and produce the ABC Family series, “Huge.” She is a graduate of Princeton University, received an MFA from the NYU Musical Theatre Program and serves on the board of the Writers Guild Foundation.

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Gregory Maguire

Author of Original Novel

Published a dozen novels for children before writing his first adult novel, Wicked. A devotee of children’s fantasy, Maguire’s subsequent novels for adults are variations-on-a-theme: Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister considers Cinderella as a seventeenth-century maid from Haarlem; Lost evokes the ghost of Charles Dickens’s Scrooge; and Mirror Mirror features a High Renaissance Snow White daunted by the wickedest stepmother, Lucrezia Borgia. Maguire’s novel Son of a Witch, a sequel to Wicked, is followed by volume III of the Wicked Years, A Lion Among Men, and concludes with the final novel in the Wicked Years, Out of Oz. He lives in Massachusetts and Vermont with his husband, the painter Andy Newman, and their three children.


Joe Mantello


Broadway: Hillary and Clinton, The Boys in the Band, Three Tall Women (Tony nom.), Blackbird, The Humans, Airline Highway, The Last Ship, Casa Valentina, I’ll Eat You Last, The Other Place, Other Desert Cities, Pal Joey, 9 to 5, November, The Ritz, Laugh Whore, Three Days of Rain, The Odd Couple, Glengarry Glen Ross, Assassins (Tony Award), Take Me Out (Tony Award), Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune, Design for Living, Proposals, Love! Valour! Compassion! Off-Broadway: Dogfight, The Pride, A Man of No Importance, The Vagina Monologues, Corpus Christi. As an actor: The Glass Menagerie, The Normal Heart (Tony nom. and on HBO) and Angels in America (Tony nom.). Recipient of Outer Critics Circle, Drama Desk, Lucille Lortel, Helen Hayes, Clarence Derwent, Obie and Joe A. Callaway awards. He is a member of The Theater Hall of Fame.

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Wayne Cilento

Musical Staging

Broadway: Sweet Charity (Tony nom.), Aida, The Who’s Tommy (Tony, Drama Desk, Astaire awards), How to Succeed… (Tony nom.), Dream: The Johnny Mercer Musical(director/choreographer; Tony nom., Best Choreography), Jerry’s Girls, Baby (Tony nom.). West End: The Who’s Tommy (Olivier nom.). Other credits: Off-Broadway’s A Hot Minute and Angry Housewives, national tour of Spirit, …Forum at La Jolla (San Diego Drama Critics and Drama-Logue awards). Performer credits: A Chorus Line (Mike, original cast), The Act, Seesaw, Perfectly Frank, Irene, Big Deal, Rachel Lily Rosenblumand Dancin’ (Tony nom.). He has done musical staging for Liza Minnelli, Barry Manilow, Chita Rivera, Billy Joel, Donna Summer and Pete Townshend.


Eugene Lee

Scenic Designer

Eugene is the production designer of “Saturday Night Live,” “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” and “Late Night With Seth Meyers.” Other Broadway credits: Bright Star, Ragtime, Show Boat and Sweeney Todd. Film credits: Coppola’s Hammett, Huston’s Mr. North, Malle’s Vanya on 42nd Street and Demme’s A Master Builder. BFA: Art Institute of Chicago, Carnegie Mellon. MFA: Yale School of Drama. Three honorary PhDs. Awards: Tony, Drama Desk, Lucille Lortel, Emmy Awards; Elliot Norton Award for Sustained Excellence; Pell Award; DesignxRI Lifetime Achievement Award, New York Theater Hall of Fame. He lives in Providence, RI, with his wife, Brooke, where he is resident designer at Trinity Rep.


Susan Hilferty

Costume Designer

Has designed costumes and scenery for over 300 productions around the world. Her Broadway credits include Present Laughter, Spring Awakening, Lestat and Into the Woods (all Tony-nominated). Her many directorial collaborations include Athol Fugard, Joe Mantello, James Lapine, Michael Mayer, Robert Falls, Tony Kushner, JoAnne Akalaitis, Des McAnuff, Christopher Ashley, Yaël Farber, Rebecca Taichman and the late Garland Wright. In addition to her work in theatre, Susan has designed opera (Rigoletto and La Traviata for the Met), dance (Love Stories for Alvin Ailey), and live music events (Taylor Swift’s Speak Now world tour). Susan is chair of the design department at NYU Tisch School of the Arts. Her many accolades include Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle awards for Wicked.


Kenneth Posner

Lighting Designer

Has more than 50 Broadway play and musical theatre credits. He designs extensively Off-Broadway, for resident theatres and touring productions throughout the United States as well as internationally. Selected Broadway credits: Beetlejuice, Mean Girls, War Paint, On Your Feet!, Disgraced, If/Then, Hairspray, Kinky Boots, Pippin, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Legally Blonde, The Coast of Utopia — Shipwrecked, Other Desert Cities, Harvey, The Best Man, The Merchant of Venice, The Royal Family, The Odd Couple, Glengarry Glen Ross, The Goat, Uncle Vanya, Side Man, The Little Foxes and The Rose Tattoo. He is the recipient of Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle and Obie awards.


Tony Meola

Sound Designer

Broadway: Come From Away (associate producer), Lysistrata Jones (associate producer as well as sound design); …Drood (Drama Desk Award); First Date (associate producer); Pal Joey; The Ritz; Laugh Whore; Man of La Mancha; Sweet Smell of Success; Copenhagen; Kiss Me, Kate; Footloose; The Lion King (Drama Desk Award); The Sound of Music; Steel Pier; Forum; The King and I; Moon Over Buffalo; Smokey Joe’s Cafe; Guys and Dolls; Five Guys Named Moe; She Loves Me; The Red Shoes; Anything Goes. London: Kiss Me, Kate; The Lion King; Smokey Joe’s Cafe; and Anything Goes. National and international: The Lion King, Les Misérables, Mozart, Der Gloeckner von Notre Dame. Tony is a graduate of Ithaca College’s Department of Theatre Arts. Thanks, Dick.


Elaine J. McCarthy

Projection Designer

Recent Broadway designs include The People in the Picture, Impressionism, Thurgood, Spamalot, Assassins, Man of La Mancha, Into the Woods, and Judgment at Nuremberg. Opera designs include Great Scott, Everest, Iolanta, Tristan and Isolde, Moby Dick (Dallas Opera); Dead Man Walking (Houston Opera); Mazeppa (Metropolitan Opera); War and Peace (Kirov and Met Opera); Tan Dun’s The Gate; and Peter Sellar’s The Peony Pavilion. Off-Broadway designs include Frequency Hopping (set and projection), Embedded, The Stendhal Syndrome, Suitcase, Speaking in Tongues, and The Thing About Men. Regional designs include Distracted (set and projection), Limonade Tous les Jours, Fran’s Bed, Once in a Lifetime, Cobb, and Hair. She received an Eddy Award in 2003.

Tom Watson

Tom Watson

Hair and Wig Designer

Is head of the wig and makeup department at the Metropolitan Opera. He has designed wigs for more than 80 Broadway productions. Current and recent Broadway designs include Wicked, Rock of Ages, How to Succeed…, The Addams Family, Annie, Act One, You Can’t Take It With You, The King and I, The Sound of Music national tour, Dames at Sea, Thérèse Raquin, Fiddler on the Roof (current revival), Bright Star and Long Day’s Journey Into Night.

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Joe Dulude II

Makeup Designer

Broadway/West End: Wicked, Beautiful. Broadway: Beetlejuice, The Rose Tattoo, Torch Song, SpongeBob SquarePants, Summer, Sunday in the Park With George, Anastasia, Allegiance, If/Then, Follies, etc. Off-Broadway: Sweet Charity, Into the Woods, The Wild Party, Show Boat. Television: “Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert” (Emmy nomination), “The SpongeBob Musical: Live on Stage,” “Castle Rock.” Film: The Discovery, Central Intelligence, Ghostbusters. joe2design.com


Stephen Oremus

Music Supervision/Music Arrangements

 Broadway: Frozen; Kinky Boots (Tony Award for Best Orchestrations; Grammy Award); The Book of Mormon (Tony and Drama Desk Awards for Best Orchestrations; Grammy Award); 9 to 5: The Musical; All Shook Up, Avenue Q and Wicked. Off-Broadway: tick, tick…BOOM!; The Wild Party.  Vocal arranger and conductor for the Disney films Frozen  and Frozen 2; String arrangements/conductor for several of Lady Gaga’s television and film appearances, including “I’ll Never Love Again” from A Star Is Born. Music director/conductor for Rufus Wainwright’s concerts Rufus Does Judy and House of Rufus. TV credits include: music director of the 2015 Oscars, “The Wiz Live!” (NBC) and “Rent Live!” (FOX).


William David Brohn


Received the 1998 Tony Award for Best Orchestrations for Ragtime. Other credits include Half a Sixpence (Chichester Festival Theatre); Mary Poppins, Curtains, Miss Saigon, The Secret Garden, Show Boat, Crazy for You, Carousel, Sweet Smell of Success, Oklahoma! (B’way); Mary Poppins, Oliver!, The Witches of Eastwick, My Fair Lady and South Pacific (London). He has provided arrangements for Marilyn Horne, James Galway, Placido Domingo and West Side Story Suite for Violin and Orchestra.

Alex Lacamoire

Alex Lacamoire

Music Arrangements

Is a four-time Grammy, three-time Tony, and Emmy winner for his work on Dear Evan HansenHamiltonIn The Heights, and FX’s mini-series “Fosse/Verdon.”  His credits as music director, arranger, and/or orchestrator include: Message in a Bottle (London), The Wrong Man (Off-Broadway), Annie (2011 Broadway Revival), Bring It OnThe People in the Picture9 to 5 (Drama Desk and Grammy noms), Legally BlondeHigh FidelityWickedBat Boy, and Godspell (2001 National Tour). Film/television credits FX’s “Fosse” (supervising music producer), The Greatest Showman (executive music producer), Incredibles 2 (arranger/orchestrator), “Sesame Street” (Emmy-nominated composer) and WB’s In The Heights (executive music producer).

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The Telsey Office


With offices in both New York and Los Angeles, The Telsey Office casts for theatre, film, television and commercials. The Telsey Office is dedicated to creating safe, equitable and anti-racist spaces through collaboration, artistry, heart, accountability and advocacy.

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Olivia Valli


Olivia is thrilled to be return­ing to Oz as Elphaba after u/s the role from 2016– 2019. She had the honor of embodying her own grandmother, the OG Jersey Girl, Mary Delgado, in Jersey Boys where she made her Off-Broadway debut. Most recently, Olivia originated Vivian Ward on the Pretty Woman first national tour. She thanks LG man­agement, the entire team at Wicked, Craig Burns and Telsey, her friends and family who travel near and far to support her, and most importantly her mom, her brother, and her little dog Sienna too. Everything she does is for them. @oliviafvalli.

Celia Hottenstein

Celia Hottenstein


Celia couldn’t be happier to be stepping into the bubble full time! Broadway: Wicked (Ensemble, u/s Glinda and Nessarose). National tour: The Phantom of the Opera (Christine Daaé alternate). Off-Broadway: Desperate Measures. B.F.A., The Boston Conservatory. Thanks to Craig, The Telsey Office and the Wicked team, especially Dan, Lisa and Marcia, for believing in me. Endless love and grat­itude to Mom, Dad, Booey, and my fiancé, Travis. @celiahottenstein

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Tom McGowan

The Wizard

Broadway: Wicked, Kiss Me, Kate, She Loves Me, Casa Valentina, Chicago, Ivanov, La Bete (Tony and Drama Desk noms.). Off-Broadway: The Food Chain (Obie). West End: Wicked. Television: Uncle Jax on “The Good Fight,” Kenny on “Frasier,” Bernie on “Everybody Loves Raymond,” “Veep,” “Modern Family,” “CSI,” “ER,” “Curb Your Enthusiasm.” Film: Freeheld, The Birdcage, Heavyweights, Ghost World, Bad Santa, As Good As It Gets, Bean, Family Man. M.F.A., Yale. B.F.A., Hofstra. Thanks to daughter, Mary, for introducing him to Wicked when she and her best friend, Sara, spent the entire summer of ’04 playing Glinda and Elphaba in the backyard.


Kathy Fitzgerald

Madame Morrible

Broadway: Wicked (Madame Morrible) has performed over 2,000 performances, and the national tour. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Mrs. Gloop), The Producers (Shirley Markowitz), Swinging on a Star (Drama Desk nom), 9 to 5 (Roz, Outer Critics nom). Off-Broadway: Damn Yankees, Encores, Disaster!, Donnybrook. Regional: The Muny, McCarter, Goodspeed Opera House. TV/film: ”Smash,” “Mercy,” ”One Life to Live,” ”Curb Your Enthusiasm,” The Next Three Days, Our Idiot Brother and The Producers. Recent credits include Clue (Cleveland Playhouse) and “Indoor Boys” (2020 Indie Award nom).

James D. Gish

James D. Gish


Broadway: Fiyero (Wicked). New York City Center Encores!: Fabrizio (The Light in the Piazza). Off-Broadway: Mickey Rose (The Jerusalem Syndrome, York Theatre OOBC). National Tours: Gerry Goffin (Beautiful), Feuilly (Les Miserables). Recent Regional: Jervis (Daddy Long Legs, Phoenix Theatre Co.), Tony (West Side Story), Jack Kelly (Newsies), and Toxic Avenger (The Toxic Avenger). Toured with solo album So In Love (#6 on iTunes Classical Chart, 2017), produced by DW Music at Warner Brothers, Nashville. Socials: @jamesdgishwww.jamesdgish.com


Boise Holmes

Boise Holmes

Doctor Dillamond

Boise is an LA actor, singer, writer, VO artist and licensed min­ister. Broadway/National Tour: Tonton in Once on This Island, Mufasa in Disney’s The Lion King (Germany). Regional: Isaac Hayes in SOUL: The Stax Musical, LA Philharmonic, Othello in Othello, Macbeth in Macbeth. Boise can be seen and heard on TV/Radio as Exxon/Mobil’s new national spokesper­son “Mr. Supremium.” Some TV credits include “NCIS,” “Law & Order,” “Chicago Fire,” “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Blackish.” Numerous VO’s, NAACP/Ovation Award Winner. Endless love to God, wife and their three children. Boise’s happy to join this superbly talented company of Wicked. He thanks his manager Nyle Brenner and Telsey Casting.  @boiseholmes. boiseholmes.com.

Tara Kostmayer

Tara Kostmayer


Tara is incredibly honored to join the company of Wicked and step into a dream role of hers! Off-Broadway: A Chorus Line (NYCC Encores!). National Tour: Disney’s Aladdin. Regional: Chicago (The MUNY), Pride and Prejudice (TheatreWorks Silicon Valley), Ojo (La Jolla Playhouse) and Disney Cruise Line. B.S. UC San Diego. Gratitude to family, Leo, FSE, The Telsey Office, and the entire Wicked team! Mark 9:23 @tarakostmayer 

Kyle McArthur

Kyle McArthur


Kyle is thrilled to be joining his first National Tour. He originated the role of Simon in the off-Broadway musical Superhero at Second Stage and the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center. TV credits include Showtime’s “Penny Dreadful: City of Angels” as Brian Koenig and HBO’s “The Deuce.” BA Hunter College. Thanks to the Wicked team, Telsey, A3 Artists Agency, and Terrific Talent. @kylemcarthur_

Laurel Harris

Laurel Harris

Elphaba Standby

Laurel is thrilled to rejoin Munchkinland since playing Elphaba full-time 10 years ago on this very tour! She’s since been the Elphaba standby in Wicked Broadway. Other Broadway credits: Jagged Little Pill, Beautiful, Evita, In Transit.  Regional: Baker’s Wife (Into the Woods). Many thanks to Lisa, Craig, DGRW, Rob, mom, dad & all the babysitters making it possible for mama to be back doing what she loves. For Elliot. @laurelnyc  Coaching/concerts/classes: laurelharrisnyc.com

Alexia Acebo

Alexia Acebo

Witch's Mother, Ensemble

Overjoyed to be in Oz! National Tour: Chicago (Ensemble, Velma U/S). Regional: On Your Feet!, The Muny. TV/Film: “Bridge and Tunnel,” Lay Your Head on Me. All glory to God and gratitude to her family & Bryce for the endless support and love. @alexiaacebocarter

Jennifer Mariela Bermeo

Jennifer Mariela Bermeo


Jennifer’s resume spans film, television, music and theater. A first-generation Ecuadorian from N.J., she most recently toured with The Weeknd. Jennifer’s thrilled to join Wicked. “Live your dreams.” jennifermarielabermeo.com. @jennifermariela.

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Remmie Bourgeois


National Tour: Hamilton (Chicago: George Eacker/Ensemble & LA: Swing). Regional: In The Heights (Ensemble & D/C), Ragtime, Damn Yankees, Tarzan, Dreamgirls. “Thanks Mom & Dad for the support & love.” @iam_boogwah

Anthony Lee Bryant

Anthony Lee Bryant

Swing, Chistery U/S

Excited to join the Wicked family! Credits: The Lion King, Cathy Rigby is Peter Pan, LA Dance Project, Jacob Jonas The Company. UNCSA Alum, Juilliard BFA. Thanks and love to Mom, Pam, Ed and family!

Sean Burns

Sean Burns

Ensemble, Boq U/S

National Tour: Hello, Dolly! (Barnaby), Jersey Boys (Joe Pesci, u/s Frankie Valli), Peter Pan 360 (Michael). “Thanks to Telsey and the Wicked Team, The Hybrid Agency, and Laura. Endless gratitude for Mom, Dad, and Tina.” @sean_burns_actor

Jovan Dansberry

Jōvan Dansberry


Excited to join the Wicked family! Broadway: Bob Fosse’s Dancin’, King Kong. Theater: The Metropolitan Opera, Roundabout Theatre and New York City Center. TV/live performance: “SNL,” “The Tonight Show,” “The Tony Awards,” “Pose.” @jovan_dansberry

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Matt Densky

Ensemble, Boq U/S

NYC: How the Grinch… (Young Max u/s, MSG), Kris Kringle (Sky, Town Hall). Regional: The Little Mermaid, Rock of Ages, Fully Committed, SantaLand Diaries. B.F.A.—CCM. Thanks to Cooper Company/MSA. Love to Mom, Dad and Chris. MattDensky.com

Marie Eife


Ensemble, Elphaba U/S

NYC: Full House! The Musical! (DJ Tanner). Regional: Joseph…(Narrator)Hairspray (Amber Von Tussle); & Legally Blonde (Vivienne)Special thanks to Lisa & the Wicked Team, Gotham Talent & Telsey. Endlessly grateful for my family & friends’ support. IG: eife22

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Jenny Florkowski

Swing; Nessarose U/S

Broadway: Wicked. National Tours: Wicked (Nessarose), White Christmas, 42nd Street, Cats. Jenny has also performed at numerous regional theatres around the country. Thanks to my family and BWA! Instagram: @jennyflorkowski

David Kaverman

David Kaverman

Swing, Witch's Father/Ozian Official/The Wizard/Doctor Dillamond U/S

National tours: Miss Saigon, Motown: The Musical (Smokey Robinson). Training: Otterbein University BM and Manhattan School of Music MM. Thankful for his SuperMama, The Mine, the Wicked team and The Telsey Office. @deighvidk

Kelly Lafarga

Kelly Lafarga

Dance Captain, Swing

Feels honored to join Wicked. Film: Step Up 2: The Streets, Step Up 3D. TV: “Glee,” “Bones,” “How I Met Your Mother,” “DWTS.” Tours: Eve, Donnie Klang. Marymount Manhattan College. Thanks Mom, Nin and Sasha for your endless love and support. Dad, I love and miss you always.

Marina Lazzaretto

Marina Lazzaretto


Thrilled to be back with the Wicked Family! Broadway: An American In ParisWest Side Story. First National Tours: CatsAn American In ParisWickedCome Fly Away. Television: “Schmigadoon,” “Fosse/Verdon,” “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” “SNL.” Representation: The Hybrid Agency @marinalazz

Lauren Leach

Lauren Leach


Dream come true to join the Wicked family!  Film: Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story. “Thank you Telsey/Wicked Team and MSA. Much love for my friends and family. Couldn’t do this without them.” @laurenleachy

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Colin LeMoine

Ensemble, U/S Fiyero

National Tour: Hadestown (u/s Orpheus), Hello, Dolly! (Ambrose Kemper), NY: Pirates of Penzance Concert (Roundabout) Regional: Flat Rock, Jacob’s Pillow, MT Wichita. BFA MT IU Bloomington. “Thanks to my parents, Wicked, Telsey and Terrific Talent.” @colin_lemoine

Madison Claire Parks

Madison Claire Parks

Ensemble, Glinda U/S

Wicked debut! Off-Broadway: The Fantasticks (Luisa), The Baker’s Wife (Genevieve). Regional: The Light in the Piazza (Clara), 9 to 5 (Doralee). “Thank you Professional Artists and Telsey/Wicked team. For Mom and Dad.” madisonclaireparks.com

Jackie Raye

Jackie Raye

Ensemble, Glinda, Nessarose U/S

Proud member of the Wicked Tour for over three years. Georgia native. Theatre: A Chorus Line (Maggie), Anything Goes (Hope), Oklahoma! (Laurey). TV: “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.” BFA in Musical Theatre from TCU. Grateful to the Telsey office/Wicked Team, her friends, family and mentors. @jackieraye_

Kat Rodriguez

Kat Rodriguez

Ensemble, Madame Morrible U/S

Kat is grateful to be making her professional debut in Wicked. Big love to her moms, The Mine, LINK and her first Elphaba for inspiring the dream. katrodriguez.com

Anthony Santos

Anthony Santos


Born in New York City. Fresh out of college, Anthony was a company artist with Dance Theatre of Harlem and guest artist with New York City Ballet, Miami City Ballet, Houston Ballet and Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre. On tour for a year with the Philip company of Hamilton.

Derek Schiesel

Derek Schiesel


National Tour Debut. Thrilled to be in Oz! Minnesota Native. Credits: Mariah Carey, Christina Aguilera, The Weeknd, Jason Mraz, VMA’s, LA Philharmonic Orchestra, “Dear White People,” “Jane the Virgin.” @DerekSchiesel

Wayne Schroder

Wayne Schroder

Witch's Father/Ozian Official, The Wizard/Doctor Dillamond U/S

Broadway: 9 to 5A Christmas CarolTours: 9 to 5Off-Broadway: Prince and the PauperMimi le DuckFilm: The Producers the MusicalBrandoWelcome HomeTelevision:“Guiding Light,” “All My Children.” Concert: Kristina at Carnegie Hall and Royal Albert Hall in London.

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Tregoney Shepherd

Midwife/Ensemble; Morrible U/S

Tregoney Shepherd began her career at age 5 in the dual roles of “Gertrude Guzzletop” (the Tooth Fairy) and as the back end of a cow. Broadway/National Tours: Bad CinderellaLes MiserablesWickedThe Phantom of the OperaMary Poppins.

Brett Stoelker

Brett Stoelker

Ensemble, U/S Fiyero, Witch's Father, Ozian Official

National tour: Pretty Woman, Les Misérables, Rock of Ages (Stacee Jaxx), Joseph…Dreamcoat. Select regional: Jesus Christ Superstar (Jesus), Next to Normal (Gabe). Thankful for Jillian, Mom and Dad, DGRW and Craig/The Telsey Office. IG @brettstoelker.

Ben Susak

Ben Susak

Dance Captain, Swing, Chistery U/S

Is very grateful to be back with the Munchkinland family! Credits: Cirque du Soleil, “SYTYCD,” Lady Gaga, Britney Spears, Florence + the Machine, Ke$ha, Kelly Clarkson, “American Music Awards,” “Video Music Awards,” “Billboard Awards,” “DWTS,” “American Idol,” San Francisco Ballet.

Mitch Tobin

Mitchell Tobin


Mitch is thrilled to be joining Oz and would like to thank MSA agency and Telsey for making their dream a reality. Broadway: The Music Man Original Broadway cast, West End/Tour: Billy in Billy Elliot: The Musical. @mitchtobin0407 mitchelltobin.net

Maggie Van Wieringen

Maggie Van Wieringen


Maggie is delighted to be making her Broadway tour debut! She’s graduating this spring earning her B.F.A. in commercial dance from Pace University and would like to thank her Mom, Dad and The Telsey Office! @magssvw.

Justin Wirick

Justin Wirick


 Joined Jan. 2010. 3,000+ performances. 20 Green Girls. Denizen of Pittsburgh, PA. • Travel Enthusiast: 8+ Years of Touring, 50 States, 8 Provinces, 15 Countries • Passions/Hobbies: Wicked, Gymnastics, Figure Skating, Fundraising, Event Coordinating, Photography, Motivational Speaking. “Success is where preparation and opportunity meet.” Follow my adventures on IG @justinwirick88

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Evan Ensign

Production Stage Manager

Broadway & Tour: Annie Get Your Gun, Chicago, Rent, Avenue Q, Exit The King, The Phantom of the Opera, Les Misérables among others. He’s also been director/associate director on a number of shows around the world primarily in London and New York.

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Michelle Dunn

Stage Manager

Broadway: Disney’s The Lion King. Tours: Mean Girls, Miss Saigon, The Phantom of the Opera, Disney’s The Lion King. Other: Houston Ballet. “Thank you to my family for your never ending love and support. For Dad.”

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Joseph Heaton

Assistant Stage Manager

Broadway: A Bronx Tale: The Musical, Miss Saigon, Fully Committed, Machinal; Tours: Les Misérables. All my thanks to EE, BJ, & OB! IG: @touringstagemanager TikTok: @touringstagemgr