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Mary Kate Morrissey

Elphaba

MK is honored to be the 25th woman to play Elphaba full time on Broadway. She believes in the transformative power of musical theater and its capacity to change lives for good. “Theater is like a gym for empathy” – B.English. MK spent a decade touring through 92 cities with Wicked (Elphaba), Mean Girls (Janis), and Hair (Sheila), before making her Broadway Debut last year as the Elphaba Standby. Syracuse University. Massive thanks to the best support team: Morrissey’s of 804, CGF Talent, DNW, the Glinda’s & Chistery’s who’ve seen me this far, and my leading man, Trevor. @maryspacekate

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Alexandra Socha

Glinda

Broadway: Head Over Heels, Brighton Beach Memoirs, Spring Awakening Encores!: Mabel in Mack & Mabel, Paint Your Wagon Off-Broadway: Actually (MTC), Fun Home (The Public, Lortel nomination), Death Takes a Holiday and Dream of the Burning Boy (Roundabout, Drama League nomination) Regional: Papermill Playhouse, Williamstown, Yale Repertory. Television: Skye on Amazon’s “Red Oaks”, “Mrs. Maisel”, “Evil”, “The Big C”, and many more. Many thanks to Lindsay Porter and Erica Tuchman for all their support over the years and to Dad for buying us tickets to Wicked 20 years ago. My heart belongs to Etai and our beautiful baby boy. For Mom, you’d be proud.

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Donna McKechnie

Madame Morrible

Donna received a Tony Award for her performance in A Chorus Line. Other Broadway: How to Succeed…; The Education of Hyman Kaplan; Promises, Promises; Company; Sondheim: A Musical Tribute (actor and choreographer); On the Town; State Fair (Fred Astaire Award); The Visit. Bob Fosse invited Donna to play the lead in his last production, the National tour of Sweet Charity (Helen Hayes nom). She has starred in and choreographed numerous productions regionally and productions in London’s West End, Paris and Tokyo. TV: “Hullaballoo”, “Fame”, “Cheers”, “Dark Shadows” and HBO Specials. Film: The Little Prince, Every Little Step. Donna’s memoir, “Time Steps – My Musical Comedy Life” was published by Simon and Schuster. In 2019 Donna was inducted into the Theatre Hall of Fame. She couldn’t be happier to join this Wicked family!

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Brad Oscar

The Wizard

BDWY: Mrs. Doubtfire; Something Rotten! (Tony nomination); Big Fish Nice Work…; The Addams Family Spamalot The Producers (Tony nomination) Jekyll & Hyde; Aspects of Love. WEST END: The Producers. NAT’L TOUR: The Phantom of the Opera; Young Frankenstein; Jekyll & Hyde.”OFF-BDWY: Little Shop of Horrors; Broadway Bounty Hunter; Sweeney Todd; Forbidden Broadway. REGIONAL: Arena Stage, Old Globe, La Jolla, McCarter, more. FILM: Ghost Town; The Producers. TV: “Smash” “The Good Wife” and three “Law & Orders”.

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Jordan Litz

Fiyero

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

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Jake Pedersen

Boq

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

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Natalie Ortega

Nessarose

Broadway debut! Big thanks to the entire Wicked team for making this childhood dream come true. Regional: In the Heights; Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story (The Kimmel Center.) Film/TV: “Search Party” (Max,) “Maybe I Do.” Thank you to Pat, Craig, and everyone at Telsey. Endless gratitude and love to Mom, Dad, Taylor, Chris, Kent, and Anna. Momma, we did it!  @nataliegraceortega

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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

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Laurel Harris

Elphaba Standby (7/18-8/6/24)

Is elated to be at the Gershwin after touring the country as Elphaba. Most recently: Jagged Little Pill (A.R.T.) Broadway: Beautiful (Cynthia Weil), Evita (Evita understudy), In Transit. NCT: Into the Woods (Baker’s Wife). BFA University of Michigan. Endless thanks to Lisa, Craig & Nicolosi. Proud wife of brilliant comedian & musician Rob Marnell. For my parents, who bought me a ticket to Wicked 15 years ago & always believed I’d get here. @laurelnyc

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Jennafer Newberry

Glinda Standby

Jennafer is thrillified to be making her Broadway debut after playing Glinda in the National Tour of Wicked! Regional: Disney’s Freaky Friday (La Jolla Playhouse), Nemo in Finding Nemo: The Musical (Walt Disney World), and Clara in The Light in the Piazza. BFA NYU Tisch. Endless love and gratitude to God, Terrific Talent, The Mine, Telsey, and the entire Wicked team. For Mom, Dad, my husband Zach, and my daughter Parker. @jennafernewberry

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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.

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Olivia Dei Cicchi

Ensemble

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

Ensemble

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

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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.

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Matt Farcher

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

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

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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!

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Jenny Florkowski

Swing; Midwife u/s

Jenny is thrilled to be back at in Oz at the Gershwin! National Tours: Wicked (Nessarose, swing), White Christmas, 42nd Street, CATS. Jenny has also performed at numerous regional theatres around the country. Thanks to my family and BWA! Instagram: @jennyflorkowski

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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!

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Josh Daniel Green

Ensemble

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

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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

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Stephen Hernandez

Ensemble; Chistery u/s

Honored to be joining the Wicked Family. Broadway: Moulin Rouge! The MusicalHello, Dolly!. National Tours: Hamilton, Newsies The Musical, We Will Rock You. Thank you to my family, Sofia at CESD, and my partner Reed for your endless love and support. @stevohernandez

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Celia Hottenstein

Ensemble; Glinda/Nessarose u/s

National tour: Wicked (Glinda), The Phantom of the Opera (Christine Daaé alternate). Off-Broadway: Desperate Measures. BFA, The Boston Conservatory. Thanks to Craig, The Telsey Office, and the Wicked team, especially Dan, Marcia, and Lisa for believing in me. Endless love and gratitude to Mom, Dad, Booey, and Travis. @celiahottenstein

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Clair Rachel Howell

Swing; Nessarose/Midwife u/s

is thrilled to be making her Broadway Debut in Wicked!! Are you kidding?! Dreams CAN come true! Much love to her family, friends, and agents at ATB for their endless support. California native and AMDA alum. @clairinthecity

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Alison Jantzie

Witch’s Mother/Ensemble

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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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

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Zachary Daniel Jones

Ensemble

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

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Kelsey Kaufman

Swing, u/s Midwife, u/s Mother

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_

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Cajai Kennedy

Ensemble

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

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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

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Megan Loomis

Ensemble/Midwife; Morrible u/s

Broadway Debut! Tours: Wicked, A Gentleman’s Guide…, War Horse, Sweeney Todd, Cabaret. Numerous actor/musician shows Off-Broadway and regionally. BM from Eastman School of Music, MFA in Playwriting from Goddard College. Deep gratitude to the Wicked Team, Telsey, and my incredible family and friends. @megsthelooms

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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

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Ryan Mac

Ensemble; Fiyero/Witch's 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

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Chase Madigan

Chistery/Ensemble

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!

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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

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Hunter Mikles

Swing

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

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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

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Alicia Newcom

Ensemble

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

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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

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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

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Gabriela M. Soto

Ensemble

Gabriela is thrilled to be making her Broadway debut. Theatre: Brigadoon (Encores!), In The Heights (Regional). TV/Film: “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story. Thank you mom for believing in my dreams! @gabrielamsoto_

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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

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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

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Jeremy Thompson

Ensemble

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 

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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

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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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Peyton Taylor Becker

PRODUCTION STAGE MANAGER

Broadway & Select Favorites: Six, Boop, The Prom, School of Rock, Something Rotten! National Tours: Mean Girls, LCT’s The King and I, Dirty Dancing. UNCSA. For my mom and her unwavering support. Grateful to my dads for watching over me. Students and early career Stage Managers, let’s connect @peytonbecker

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Stephen Milosevich

STAGE MANAGER

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

ASSISTANT STAGE MANAGER

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

ASSISTANT STAGE MANAGER

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.

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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.

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Winnie Holzman

Book

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.

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Joe Mantello

Director

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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

William David Brohn

Orchestrations

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

Casting

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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Lauren Samuels

Elphaba

Lauren is an English actress and singer who rose to prominence on the BBC TV series “Over the Rainbow.” West End: Grease (Sandy), We Will Rock You (Scaramouche), Bend It Like Beckham (Jules—WhatsOnStage Best Actress nomination), Vanities (Mary). Off/regional: The Last 5 Years (Cathy), The Wizard of Oz (Dorothy), The Water Babies (Ellie), Henry V (Princess Kathrine), Groan Ups (Katie). Lauren can be seen in the upcoming short film Key of Genius and is delighted to be making her U.S. debut in the role of Elphaba. Download her album Chasing Rainbows, Finding Judy and follow socials for updates: @laurensamuels88

Austen Danielle Bohmer

Austen Danielle Bohmer

Glinda

Austen is truly delighted to be traveling the country by bubble! Broadway: Diana (u/s Diana, OBC Ensemble). Off-Broadway: Days of Rage at Second Stage. TV: “FBI: Most Wanted.” Regional: Paper Mill Playhouse, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Broadway at Music Circus, PCLO, Barrington, Goodspeed, St. Louis Rep. Proud international teaching artist with Arts Ignite (artsignite.org). BFA Acting: Webster Conservatory. RADA, London. You can listen to her original music on all streaming platforms under the name Plain Austen. Big time thanks to Telsey, CGF, Established Artists, steadfast friends & fiercely loving fam. @plainausten // austendaniellebohmer.com

Aymee Garcia

Aymee Garcia

Madame Morrible

Miami, FL native! Credits include Broadway: Jack’s Mother in Into the Woods, Mama Bear in Shrek the Musical and Madame Thénardier in Les Misérables. TV/film credits include “Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock” as Marjory the Trash Heap and Ma Gorg, “Slumberkins” as Kit the Fox, “Sesame Street” as Rosa, Abuela and Marisol, as well as Dear Evan Hansen. Dedicated to mom and Brandon.

Blake Hammond

Blake Hammond

The Wizard

Broadway: Edna, Hairspray; Pumbaa, Disney’s The Lion King; Waiter, First Date; Mr. Braithwaite, Billy Eliott; Chadwick, Elf; Jacey Squires, The Music Man; Bruce, Living on Love; Ernie, Sister Act; Phillip, Kiss Me Kate; Uperman/ MC, On the Town. Tours: 8 national companies including Nostradamus, Something Rotten; Uncle Fester, The Addams Family; Sebastian, Cinderella; Rudolph, Hello, Dolly! Other Credits and Awards: When Pig’s Fly, LA Critics Award; At Wit’s End, Florida Carbonell and Chicago After Dark Awards; The Producers, Joseph Jefferson Nomination; Then We Got Help, Webseries, Indy Soap Award. Thanks for supporting live theatre!

Erica Ito

Erica Ito

Nessarose

Erica is stoked to be here in Munchkinland! She can be heard as Clara on the My Heart Says Go Studio Cast Recording and as the co-host of Seaweed Brain: A Percy Jackson Podcast. BFA: University of Michigan. Mahalo nui loa to the family at Telsey, Buchwald, and home. @ericaito_ @seaweedbrainpodcast

Kingsley Leggs

Kingsley Leggs

Doctor Dillamond

Broadway: Pretty Woman, Sister Act, The Color Purple, Miss Saigon. Off-Broadway: Little Shop of Horrors, The Bubbly Black Girl…. Touring: The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess, Sister Act, Miss Saigon, Ragtime, It Ain’t Nothing but the Blues, Forbidden Hollywood. Film/TV: Hello Again, “The Americans,” “The Good Wife,” “Law & Order: SVU,” “One Life to Live,” “City of Angels.”

Xavier McKinnon

Xavier McKinnon

Fiyero

Tours: Disney’s Aladdin (First National Tour), Rent (Benny), Kinky Boots. Regional Credits: Aida (Radames Cover), Once on This Island (Daniel), Jersey Boys (Riverside Theatre), Rock of Ages, Hairspray. “Grateful to Avalon Artist Group, Telsey (Alex, Craig, Jimmy), Erik, Antoinette, Britt, Frank & Aunt Lorrie.” @xmckinnon

Alex Vinh

Alex Vinh

Boq

Alex is “just a mere Munchkin” who is overjoyed to join the company of Wicked! Broadway: Kimberly Akimbo. Off-Broadway/Selected Regional: Snow in Midsummer (Classic Stage Company), Kimberly Akimbo (Atlantic Theater Company), Spring Awakening (TUTS). TV: Apple TV+’s WeCrashed and Hulu’s Only Murders in the Building. BFA from Texas Christian University. Endless gratitude to family, friends, the team at Bloc, and the Telsey Office. IG: @alexhvinh

Carly Augenstein

Carly Augenstein

Elphaba Standby

Carly is beyond thrilled to be making her Oz debut! Off-Broadway: Fancy Nancy the Musical. Tours: A Christmas Carol, The Civil War. Syracuse University ’11. Endless thanks to Telsey and the Wicked team. Love to her ever-supportive family, friends, pets and husband Eric. @carleesi

Jennifer Mariela Bermeo

Jennifer Mariela Bermeo

Ensemble

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

Ensemble

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

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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

Kayla Goldsberry

Kayla Goldsberry

Witch's Mother; Ensemble

Beyond excited and blessed to make my Broadway Tour debut with Wicked! BFA from USC Kaufman School of Dance, my work spans concert, commercial, and theater spaces. So much love to my family, mentors, and team. @kaylagoldsberry, kaylagoldsberry.com

Rose Iannaccone

Rose Iannaccone

Ensemble

Rose Iannaccone is wicked excited to be in this company! Favorite credits: Cats First National Tour (Rumpleteazer). Regional: Broadway Sacramento, Ogunquit Playhouse, Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, Gateway Playhouse. IAMT ’18. “Thanks mom!” @riannaccone98

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Mattie Tucker Joyner

Swing; Nessarose U/S

Regional credits: Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma, Broadway Rose and VMT. BFA: University of Oklahoma. “Gratitude to Mom, Dad, Caroline, and to my loves Sean and Sunshine! Gran-Gran and Papa, this is for you!” IG: @emteejay

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

Swing

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

Ensemble

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

Adelina Mitchell

Adelina Mitchell

Ensemble, U/S Elphaba

National Tour debut in the first Broadway show she ever saw! Regional: The Music Man (Marian in ASL production), World Premiere of A.D. 16 (Ruth), Signature Theatre, The Muny! Grateful for the Wicked Team, Telsey, DGRW & her incredible support system! www.adelinamitchell.com | @adelinamitchell_

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Allsun O’Malley

Ensemble; Glinda/Nessarose U/S

Broadway: Wicked (Swing, Nessarose u/s). Regional: Chasing Rainbows (Deanna Durbin u/s, 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, Henderson Hogan, and my incredible friends and family. @allsunomalley

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

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

Derek Schiesel

Derek Schiesel

Ensemble

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

Chistery/Ensemble

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

Justin Wirick

Justin Wirick

Ensemble

Pennsylvania native and proud member of the Wicked National Tour since January 2010 (4,000+ shows). Travel Enthusiast, Event Planner, Fundraising Coordinator, and self-proclaimed Wicked Historian. “So much love and gratitude to my parents, Brian and Linda. Say hello to them working one of the Wicked merchandise stands.” Follow along: @justinwirick88

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David O’Brien

Production Stage Manager

David spent most of his career on Broadway stage managing 17 separate productions. In 2012, he joined this company of Wicked and has spent the majority of the last decade in the Emerald City. Although he now resides in the suburbs of Denver, he is thrilled to be in Toronto for much of the summer and would like to dedicate his work this summer to the memory of stage manager Thom Gates.

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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