Jessica is honored to be joining the Wicked Broadway family after having spent the last year playing Elphaba in the national tour of Wicked. Vosk most recently starred in the NYC Ballet Jerome Robbins tribute Something to Dance About, directed by Warren Carlyle, and re-created the role of Fruma Sarah in the most recent revival of Broadway’s Fiddler on the Roof. Other Broadway: Finding Neverland, The Bridges of Madison County. She starred as Anita in the Grammy-nominated San Francisco Symphony West Side Story. Debut Solo Album Wild and Free available for purchase at www.jessicavosk.com. Follow along @jessicavosk. For my family, who have always let me fly.
Amanda Jane Cooper
Amanda is thrilled and grateful to make her Broadway debut! 1st and 2nd national tours of Wicked (Glinda). NYC: Letter From Algeria; BUNKED! A New Musical. Regional: Bye Bye Birdie at Sacramento Music Circus (Kim MacAfee), What the Butler Saw at PICT (Geraldine Barclay). Select TV/film: “Glee,” Disney’s “Jessie,” “CSI,” “Bones,” ABC’s “Selfie,” HBO’s “Hello Ladies,” “Smart People.” BFA, Carnegie Mellon University. Endless thanks to Stephen Schwartz, Craig Burns, BRS/Gage, Primary Wave, Joan Lader, family and God. Instagram: @amandajanecoop
Broadway: The Boy from Oz (Tony nomination, Drama Desk Award); It’s Only a Play; Hairspray; Enchanted April; Spider-Man. National tour: Wicked. Off-Broadway: Atlantic, Primary Stages, Lincoln Center’s American Songbook. Regional: Old Globe, Long Wharf, Bay Street, Kennedy Center, Studio (Helen Hayes Award, Tom Stoppard’s Indian Ink). Recent television: “The Path,” Emmy Award-winning “Judy Garland: By Myself” (PBS American Masters). Film: James Schamus’ Indignation, The Nanny Diaries. isabelkeating.com Instagram: @isabelkeating
Has been nominated for three Tony Awards: Horton in Seussical, Dirty Blonde and Uncle Fester in The Addams Family. Other Broadway credits include Disaster!, The Ritz, Chicago, Triumph of Love, My Favorite Year. Film: Die Hard With a Vengeance, Road to Perdition, Taking Woodstock, Suspect Zero, Christmas With the Kranks. TV: “A Series of Unfortunate Events,” “Modern Family,” “Frasier,” “Grace and Frankie” and Bertram on Disney Channel’s “Jessie!”
Makes his Broadway debut in Wicked. Off-Broadway: original cast of Heathers (JD). TV/film: Fox’s Rocky Horror Picture Show (Brad), Disney Channel’s Liv & Maddie (Diggie) and numerous guest-starring roles. Ryan would like to thank his sister and mentor Alison, his parents, Telsey Casting, Nancy Kremer and his agents at Paradigm. Twitter: @ryanmccartan, Instagram: @mccarya, original music on Spotify: Ryan McCartan.
Thrilled to be making his Broadway debut in Wicked, having been part of the original London company. London’s West End: Jersey Boys, Fiesta, Thrill Me, Wicked, Mary Poppins, We Will Rock You, Anything Goes, Love’s Labour’s Lost, Cats, Mamma Mia!, West Side Story. USA: Jersey Boys. Television: “Galavant,” “Schizo Samurai Shitzu.” Film: Kaufman’s Game, Reality Mine. Thank you to all who made this possible—Dreams Come True! @JYEFRASCA
Broadway: original cast of Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark (u/s Mary Jane). Off-Broadway: The City Club (Crystal LaBelle). Nat’l/int’l tours: Wicked (Nessarose), A Chorus Line (Val), 42nd Street (Peggy Sawyer), Cats (Demeter). Cleveland Play House/McCarter: A Comedy of Tenors (Mimi). Goodspeed: 42nd Street (Peggy Sawyer), La Cage (Anne). PCLO & Maine State: Footloose (Ariel). Bay Street: Dames at Sea (Ruby). TV/film: “Deception,” Psychotic (Roxy). Instagram/Twitter: @Kemmartin
Broadway and Off-Broadway: Spamalot, Cabaret, Titanic, Bells Are Ringing, Big River, The Cider House Rules, A Man’s a Man, The Cradle Will Rock at Encores! Screen: Private Parts, “The Newsroom,” “The Big C,” “Possible Side Effects,” “Law & Order.” Moran wrote and performed The Tricky Part (Obie, two Drama Desk nominations) and All the Rage (Lucille Lortel Award), both based on his memoirs of the same titles, published by Beacon Press. Alltherageplay.com
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
Emily is overjoyed to be back in Oz!! She’s been seen on Broadway in Evita, The Visit, and Wicked. TV: “The Big C.” Regional favorites: Xanadu (Kira), The Drowsy Chaperone (Kitty), Annie (Grace), and Curtains (Nikki Harris), MTWichita. Proud Texas native and University of Oklahoma graduate. Endless thanks to the Wicked team, Telsey, Nicolosi, my incredible family, my fiancé Mark & the good Lord above! @emmechler
Ioana is excited to be back in Oz after working as associate dir. on “Hairspray Live!” Broadway: Wicked (OBC), 9 to 5 (OBC). Off-Broadway: La Llorona, Bare. Nat’l tours: Come Fly Away, Saturday…Fever. TV: “Master of None,” “Smash,” “The Big C.” Ass’t chor./dir.: Mia Michaels, Wayne Cilento, Travis Wall, Kenny Leon. www.ioanaalfonso.com
ENSEMBLE, BOQ U/S
Broadway: Hair, Wicked. First national tours: Hair, American Idiot. Thanks to everyone at Telsey, CAP 21, NYU, Nicolosi. Love to my Bogans, Hippies, Idiots, the Thread and Liana. Over the moon to be off to Oz. This one’s for Wayne.
DANCE CAPTAIN, SWING, WITCH'S MOTHER/MIDWIFE U/S
Antonette is thrilled to be back in Oz! National Tours: Wicked. Regional: West Side Story (Fulton Opera House), Footloose (Marriott Theatre), and Hot Mikado (Westchester Broadway Theatre), among others. Proud Northwestern graduate. Love and thanks to Jeremy and family. www.antonettecohen.com.
Michael Di Liberto
SWING; WIZARD/DOCTOR DILLAMOND/WITCH'S FATHER/OZIAN OFFICIAL U/S
Michael is threi9lled to be back with the Broadway company of Wicked! National tours: Wicked, Annie, Cinderella, Strike up the Band. Select regional: Sweeney Todd, The Producers (Helen Hayes nomination, Best Actor), Elf, Oliver, The 39 Steps, Spamalot, LMNOP. Thanks to CGF, Lisa & Telsey. For Mom & Dad. Everything happens for a reason. @therealdi_li
Teneise Mitchell Ellis
Native of Chesapeake, VA. Trained at Evelyn Ott School of Dance, University of the Arts grad. Credits: Radio City Rockettes, Broadway Dance Lab, Philadanco, Camille A. Brown and Dancers, Bad Boys of Dance. TV/commercial credits: “SNL,” “Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon,” Rodan+Fields. Thank you LDC and family. @teneise_ellis
SWING, NESSAROSE/MIDWIFE U/S
So happy to be back in Oz! National Tours: Wicked, Jesus Christ Superstar. Select Regionals: Annie (Star-to-Be) at TUTS & Theatre Aspen, The Sound of Music (Liesl) and Les Misérables (Cosette u/s) at Tuacahn. Thanks to Telsey+Co., Take 3 Talent, my family and friends. IG: @tessferrell, Twitter: @Tess_Ferrell.
Back in Oz and couldn’t be happier! Tours: Wicked (national tour, Dance Captain and Swing), Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and Holland America Cruise Lines. All the love and thanks to my wife Nicole, my family, and Telsey + Co.
ENSEMBLE, FIYERO U/S
Dan is thrilled to make his Broadway debut! Tour: Wicked (Fiyero u/s), American Idiot (Tunny u/s), Miss Saigon (Chris u/s). Favorite regional: Goodspeed, Pennsylvania Centre Stage, Mount Gretna. BFA, Penn State. Thanks to my family, Julia, Craig, and Bobbie.
ENSEMBLE, BOQ U/S
Jeff is overjoyed to be joining Wicked! Broadway/NYC: The Book of Mormon, The Golden Apple (Encores!). Tour: Newsies (Spot Conlon), The Book of Mormon (L.A./Chicago). Training: Pace University, The School at Steppenwolf. Thanks to Mom, Craig, BBR, and Mendoza. @heimbrockj
SWING, WITCH'S MOTHER U/S
Is so happy to be rejoining her Wicked family! Broadway: Wicked, Rock of Ages. Tour: Rock of Ages (national), Wicked (Los Angeles). Film/TV: Winter’s Tale, “Smash.” All my love to my family!
Manuel I. Herrera
SWING, CHISTERY U/S
Broadway: West Side Story, Legally Blonde, Sweet Charity, Wicked (original Chistery), The Music Man. Off-Broadway/regional: Bull Durham, Miss Abigail’s Guide… and The Seven. TV/film: Ma, “Odd Mom Out,” “Blue Bloods,” “Late Night With Steven Colbert,” Winter’s Tale, Knucklehead, Sex & The City 2, “Power,” “Unforgettable,” “Smash,” Modern Love.
Thrilled to be back in the Wicked family! Broadway: Something Rotten!; also Wicked tours (Nessarose u/s); On the Town (Ivy Smith, 5th Avenue). Huge thanks to the Wicked team, Telsey + Co., Pamelot, Janie, Mindy, Bob, and the Garber Agency. Endless love and gratitude to Mama, Daddy, Ari, and Joel.
ENSEMBLE; GLINDA U/S
Brittney is honored and excited to join the Wicked family! Broadway: Les Mis (Éponine), Motown, Sunset Boulevard, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. Greatest thanks to God, Mom, family and my team. Special thanks to Telsey + Co & the Wicked team! Dedicated to you, The Dreamer. @sunnybrittney
ENSEMBLE, MORRIBLE U/S
Is thrilled to join the Wicked family! Broadway: Sunset Boulevard. Off-Broadway: Heathers (OCR), Gigantic. Regional: Disney’s Freaky Friday (OCR), Be More Chill (OCR). Proud Belmont Alum! Thanks to Telsey + Co., Victoria and Jamie, Erik, Jamie, Neal, Mom and Dad! www.katieladner.com @ktladner
Colby Q. Lindeman
DANCE CAPTAIN/SWING, CHISTERY U/S
Happy to be back at the Gershwin! Credits: An American in Paris first national (swing, Mr. Z u/s), Trip of Love (Moon River Pas), Wicked (swing), Standard Time at the Duke (lead), Radio City Christmas Spectacular tour (swing/DC), Urban Cowboy first national (Bubba), “Smash” (NBC pilot), “Boardwalk Empire” (HBO), “Vinyl” (HBO). Proud OCU grad and AEA member. Special thanks go to Telsey + Co, MSA, and the entire Wicked team. Love to my family and DME.
ENSEMBLE, WITCH'S MOTHER/MIDWIFE U/S
is stoked to be making her Broadway debut with this incredible company! She comes from the national tour where she served as Dance Captain, Swing, and Glinda u/s. BFA: NYU CAP 21. Much love and thanks to Mom, Dad, Telsey + Co, and the entire Wicked family.
ENSEMBLE, WITCH'S MOTHER
loves calling the Gershwin home! Credits include Wicked (Broadway/Tour), A Chorus Line, Joseph … Dreamcoat, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Fosse. Training: NCSA, ABT, Joffrey, Kirov, JMSD. Love and thanks to Lucille, my amazing family, and Mike for their endless support!
Dashi is a Wicked alumnus since 2010. He is excited to return to Gershwin to be a part of a show that changed his life for the better. Dashi’s credits include Hamilton, “DWTS,” and West Side Story.
Lindsay K. Northen
ENSEMBLE, GLINDA U/S
The Sound of Music national tour (Maria), Happy People at Lincoln Center Broadway’s Future Songbook series (Sally), Pirates! at Goodspeed (Isabel , u/s Mabel), “CSI Miami” (guest star, Alicia Haveford), “Mr Robot” (Dr. Jenner), and commercials for Breyers and many others. Love to Jared and Georgia. www.lindsaynorthen.com
Broadway: Finding Neverland (Albert, original cast/recording), Wicked (Fiyero u/s), Sweet Charity. Tours/etc: The Addams Family, Wicked (1st/2nd/L.A./San Fran), West Side Story. Training: William Esper Studio, EDGE Scholarship. Thanks to Suzy Miller, Kathy Lorimer and House Ritter. Stalk me: @jrittercritter
ENSEMBLE, ELPHABA/NESSAROSE U/S
Hannah is thrilled to be joining Wicked! Broadway: Les Misérables, Side Show, Hair. National tours: Les Misérables, Rent. Regional: Funny Girl, Side Show, Company, The Last Goodbye, Pippin, Tommy, Rent. TV/film: The Last Five Years. BFA, University of Michigan. Thanks to The Mine, Telsey+Co., and her family. For Shane. www.hannahshankman.com
WITCH'S FATHER/OZIAN OFFICIAL; WIZARD/DILLAMOND U/S
Broadway: Chaplin, Anything Goes, Amadeus, How to Succeed…, How the Grinch…, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Seussical, High Society, …Whorehouse Goes Public, Grand Hotel, Me and My Girl, Guys and Dolls. NYC Opera: Most Happy Fella. Films: The Intern with Robert De Niro and Ricky and the Flash with Meryl Streep. Fall of 2015: PBS broadcast of NY Philharmonic’s “Show Boat.” www.williamryall.com
MIDWIFE, MORRIBLE U/S
Broadway/tour: Wicked in Chicago, Les Misérables (Madame Thénardier). Off-Broadway: People Be Heard, Playwrights Horizons. Regional: Himself and Nora, Old Globe; Married Alive!, American Heartland Theatre; The Wizard of Oz, Syracuse Stage; more than 50 productions in Chicago including Peter Pan (Peter; Jeff Award) and Carousel (Carrie; Jeff Award).
ENSEMBLE. FIYERO U/S
Broadway debut! 1st nat’l tour: Priscilla Queen of the Desert. B’way nat’l 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
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 Telsey + Co. and Mom!
DANCE CAPTAIN; SWING, CHISTERY U/S
After years of practice as a child melting like the Wicked Witch, Nicky is thrilled to be making his Broadway debut in Wicked. Off-Broadway: Trip of Love (Asst. Choreographer). Tours: Wicked, A Chorus Line (Paul), Contact, Swing! Love to my beautiful family and friends.
PRODUCTION STAGE MANAGER
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.
Broadway: The Woman in White, Sweet Charity, Brooklyn the Musical, The Green Bird. National tours: Mamma Mia!; Annie Get Your Gun. Off-Broadway: Sexual Perversity in Chicago, The Beginning of August (Atlantic Theatre). Five seasons at Berkeley Rep. Member of Actors’ Equity.
ASSISTANT STAGE MANAGER
Broadway: Chicago, Spring Awakening, Glory Days, Sweet Charity, Sly Fox, Les Misérables, Grease. National tours: Wicked (both), Chicago, Les Misérables, Me and My Girl, Cats. International: Wicked (Mexico City, production supervisor), 1992 Olympics Closing Ceremonies (Barcelona). Off-Broadway: Under the Bridge, The Ark. Regional: NCT, Pittsburgh CLO.
ASSISTANT STAGE MANAGER
Broadway: Marie Christine, Side Man. National tour: The Lion King. Off-Broadway: The World Over, Falsettos, Floyd Collins (Playwrights Horizons). Regional: Red, Hot and Blue; Carousel; My Fair Lady; Camelot; Annie (Paper Mill Playhouse); and Jekyll & Hyde (Westchester Broadway). Proud member of Actors’ Equity Association.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Broadway: 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, 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-B’way: Dogfight, The Pride, A Man of No Importance, The Vagina Monologues, bash, The Mineola Twins, Corpus Christi. As an actor: The Normal Heart (Tony nom. and on HBO), Angels in America (Tony nom.) and The Baltimore Waltz. Recipient of Outer Critics Circle, Drama Desk, Lucille Lortel, Helen Hayes, Clarence Derwent, Obie and Joe A. Callaway awards. He is a member of Naked Angels and an associate artist at the Roundabout.
Eugene is resident designer at Trinity Rep and a resident artist at Long Wharf Theatre. He 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; and DesignxRI Lifetime Achievement Award. A recent inductee into the New York Theater Hall of Fame, he lives in Providence, RI, with his wife, Brooke.
Has designed more than 200 productions for theatres across America and internationally. Her directorial collaborators include Athol Fugard (set, costumes, co-director), Michael Mayer, James Lapine, Robert Falls, Robert Woodruff, Joe Mantello, JoAnne Akalaitis, Garland Wright, Mark Lamos, Frank Galati, Des McAnuff, Sharon Ott, David Petrarca, Richard Nelson, Christopher Ashley, Kenny Leon, Laurie Anderson, Tony Kushner, Carole Rothman, Garry Hynes and Emily Mann. Recent work: Rigoletto at the Metropolitan Opera 2012-2013, the Taylor Swift Speak Nowworld tour 2011-2012. Broadway: Wonderland, Sondheim on Sondheim, Spring Awakening (Tony nom.), Lestat (Tony nom.), Assassins, Into The Woods (Hewes Award, Tony nom.), Dirty Blonde. She designs for opera, dance, film and TV and chairs deisgn at NYU/Tisch. Her numerous awards include Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle awards for Wicked.
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: 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.
Broadway: 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; A Christmas Carol (MSG); 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
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.
HAIR AND WIG DESIGN
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.
Joe Dulude II
Broadway and West End: Wicked, Beautiful. Broadway: Allegiance; Doctor Zhivago; On the Town; If/Then; Follies; Jekyll & Hyde; The Normal Heart; Grease. Pre-Broadway: SpongeBob Square Pants. Off-Broadway: Into the Woods (Public Theater), Wild Party (Encores!), Show Boat (NY Philharmonic). Film: The Discovery (key makeup), Central Intelligence, Ghostbusters. Teaching: Pace University, Muhlenberg College, Hartt School. joe2design.com
Broadway: Kinky Boots (2013 Tony Award for Best Orchestrations and 2013 Grammy Award); The Book of Mormon (2011 Tony and Drama Desk Awards for Best Orchestrations and 2012 Grammy Award). Worldwide music supervisor/arranger of Wicked; music supervisor/vocal arranger/orchestrator of Broadway productions/tours of The Book of Mormon, Avenue Q, All Shook Up and 9 to 5: The Musical. Other credits: music supervisor, vocal arranger and orchestrator: tick, tick…BOOM!; music director: Andrew Lippa’s The Wild Party; conductor and contributing orchestrator for the Oscar-winning Disney film Frozen; music director of “The 87th Annual Academy Awards” telecast and “The Wiz Live!” on NBC TV.
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.
As music director, arranger and/or orchestrator: Hamilton (Tony, Grammy and Obie Awards, plus a Drama Desk nom.); Dear Evan Hansen (Tony Award); In the Heights (Tony and Grammy awards); Bring It On; Annie (2012); Working (59E59); The People in the Picture; 9 to 5 (Drama Desk and Grammy noms.); Legally Blonde; High Fidelity; Bat Boy: The Musical (Off-B’way); Godspell (national 2001 tour). He’s an Emmy-nominated composer for “Sesame Street.” Love to Mom, Dad, Little Sis, his wife Ileana.
Telsey + Company
Broadway/Tours: Paramour, Waitress, Fiddler on the Roof, The Color Purple, On Your Feet!, Hamilton, Something Rotten!, An American in Paris, Kinky Boots, The Sound of Music, Newsies, Rock of Ages. Off-Broadway: Atlantic, Classic Stage, MCC, Second Stage, Signature. Regional: Alliance, A.R.T., Ford’s, Goodman, La Jolla, New York Stage and Film, Paper Mill, Williamstown. Film: Into the Woods, Margin Call, Rachel Getting Married, Across the Universe, Camp, Pieces of April. TV: “This Is Us,” “Grease Live!,” “The Wiz Live!,” “Flesh and Bone,” “Masters of Sex,” “Smash,” “The Big C,” commercials. www.telseyandco.com
Mary Kate Morrissey
Mary Kate Morrissey is airborne with excitement to return to this electric company after touring as the Elphaba Standby in 2016. Off Broadway: David Byrne’s Joan of Arc: Into the Fire (The Public Theater); Tamar of the River (Prospect Theater). International Tour: Hair as Sheila. Regional: Elmer Gantry (Signature Theatre); Lizzie: The Musical (Portland Center Stage); Little Women (Syracuse Stage); and the workshop of Fun Home (Sundance Lab). Syracuse University. Epic thanks: Christopher Freer and CGF, Craig Burns, Matt Farnsworth, and my friends and family. For TC, Mom and Dad. Never underestimate the power of listening, beauty, and beat drops. @maryspacekate
Ginna Claire Mason
Ginna is thrillified to travel by bubble with Wicked on tour! She comes directly from Broadway as the Glinda standby. National Tour: Newsies (Katherine u/s), Flashdance (Gloria). Vegas: Duck Commander Musical (Korie). Regional favorites include Thoroughly Modern Millie (Millie), Grease (Sandy), Hairspray (Shelley). NYC Concerts: How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying (Rosemary). Recently performed in Japan at the World Musical Concert. BFA, Elon University. Many thanks to DGRW, Telsey + Co, and the Wicked creative team. For mom & dad, and my Prince Eric. Instagram/twitter: @ginnaclaire
Broadway: Wicked, Titanic, Wrong Mountain, The Who’s Tommy, Big River. Off-Broadway: David Byrne’s Joan of Arc: Into the Fire + Wild Life. TV: “Law & Order,” HBO’s “Last Day in the Life of Brian Darling,” “The Tonight Show,” “Women Aloud,” “Rosie O’Donnell.” Voiced two characters in Illumination Entertainment’s Mower Minions. Has performed Brecht, Coward, Shaw and Shel Silverstein plays in San Francisco and New York City. Recently completed her micro-memoir Screaming into Towels.
Broadway/Off- Broadway: A Grand Night for Singing; Falsettos; Stardust; Snoopy!; Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?; Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh (Drama Desk nomination); Forever Plaid (original Sparky); and Spamilton. L.A.: U.S. premiere of Ragtime; Forbidden Hollywood/Broadway (Ovation Award); The Merry Widow; The Grand Duchess (L.A. Opera). Winner of L.A. Drama Critics Circle Award. TV/film: “Friends,” “Six Feet Under,” “Sabrina,” “Rude Awakening,” “Frasier,” Boston Pops, etc. Voice of Lucky the Leprechaun for Lucky Charms cereal for five years.
Mili Diaz is honored and overjoyed to join Wicked! Recently, Mili was seen as Nina in In the Heights at the Olney Theater (BroadwayWorld Award) and the Fulton Opera House. Regional: West Side Story (Maria) at Woodstock Playhouse and Rent (Mimi) at Clear Space Theatre. “Love and thanks to God, the Wicked team, Nicolosi & Co., Telsey + Co, mi familia and Jeffrey.” Pace MT ’17. @sillymili.
National Tour debut! TV: “Modern Family” (ABC); “Shameless” (Showtime); “American Gods” (Starz!); “GLOW” (Netflix); “Sharp Objects” (HBO). Film: Henry Gamble’s Birthday Party (Netflix). Select Regional: Bye Bye Birdie, Peter and the Starcatcher (Drury Lane Oakbrook). BFA, Roosevelt University. The School at Steppenwolf. Major thanks to my big sister Ally, Telsey + Co., and my team at GTG. Follow @cole_doman
Jon Robert Hall
Is a Los Angeles native. He recently played Tom Chisum in the Emmy Award-winning “Grease: Live!” on Fox, as well as recurring on “Glee.” He also played Stacee Jaxx in the Vegas production of Rock of Ages at the Venetian. In addition, Jon produces music for young social media stars and helps develop them. His company HallPass Productions is an LA staple for many of the heavy hitting kids in the social media world. Go to his website or DM for ways to work with him. Jonroberthall.com Insta/twitter/Musical.ly – @jonhall28 and @hallpassproductions.
Hails from the mighty metropolis of Yakima, the “Palm Springs” of Washington. Broadway: Wicked. National Tours: War Horse, South Pacific. Regional: Goodspeed (My Paris), 5th Avenue (Sunday in the Park…; West Side Story; Wonderful Town), Village Theatre, Seattle Children’s Theatre. Film: Money Monster.
Chelsea Emma Franko
STANDBY FOR ELPHABA
Chelsea is ecstatic to be making her national tour debut with Wicked. Most recently, she was seen as Elsa in the world premiere cast of Frozen: Live at the Hyperion in Disney’s California Adventure. Favorite regional credits: Company (Marta); Damn Yankees (Gloria Thorpe); Meet Me in St. Louis (Esther); Oklahoma! (Ado Annie); Monty Python’s Spamalot (Lady of the Lake); Chicago (Roxie Hart); Hairspray; Sunset Boulevard; and Shrek. For mum, dad, and SRO. @thechelseaemma
ASSISTANT DANCE CAPTAIN, SWING
Broadway: Mamma Mia!; West Side Story; A Chorus Line. Tours: Fame the Musical, Evita, Radio City Christmas Spectacular. B.A. Sociology, Cal State University of Long Beach and 200 Hour Yoga Alliance Certification. “Love and gratitude to husband Blake and our daughter Kya for sharing this Wicked dream adventure.”
ENSEMBLE, U/S GLINDA
National Tour debut! Regional credits: Goodspeed and New London Barn Playhouse. Boston Conservatory ’14. Thanks to God and much love to my family, DGRW and Telsey + Co. www.allison-bailey.com
Is so happy to be a part of Wicked. Thanks to everyone at Wicked, Telsey and MSA. All my love to my wonderful family and amazing friends for their never ending support, love and laughter.
ENSEMBLE, U/S GLINDA, NESSAROSE
Back in Oz! Previously with the company for almost two years. BoCo ’14. “Love and thanks to Craig/Telsey, DGRW, my Wicked family, Mom and Dad and especially my pup Root.”
Autumn Crockett Cooper
Credits include Rihanna, LeAnn Rimes, Billy Gilman, CeCe Winans, I Kissed a Vampire (film), “America’s Got Talent,” CW’s “The 100,” Cirque de la Symphonie, Odyssey Dance Theatre, Eclipse, Frozen Live, La Mirada Theatre production of Cats and West Side Story.
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, SantaLand Diaries. B.F.A.—CCM. Thanks to Cooper Company/Gotham Talent. Love to Mom, Dad and Chris. MattDensky.com
Ryan Patrick Farrell
ENSEMBLE, U/S CHISTERY
Is a Michigan native. Began dancing at age 8. Ryan is thrilled to join Wicked on tour. Credits include: Wicked (Chicago), Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Cats national tour (Mistoffelees), Copacabana (Mill Mountain), Princess Cruises, Chase Brock Experience (Joyce Soho) and Boyz II Men. Love to Mom and Dad.
SWING, U/S WITCH'S FATHER, OZIAN OFFICIAL, THE WIZARD, DOCTOR DILLAMOND
Broadway: …Great Comet of 1812, A Christmas Story. NY/Regional: Secondhand Lions(Seattle 5th Ave), I Am Harvey Milk (Lincoln Center), The Gig (NYMF), Yeast Nation(FringeNYC). BFA University of Michigan. Proud member AEA. www.nickgaswirth.com
Napoleon W. Gladney
DANCE CAPAIN, SWING, U/S CHISTERY
BFA Dance Performance, Chapman University. Select Credits include: Wicked 1st/2nd Nat’l Tours, Me & Caesar Lee (Chor.), Odyssey Dance Theatre European Tour, Backhaus Dance, “The Late Late Show,” “Good Morning America” and The Dance Cartel. @napogladney
ENSEMBLE, U/S MADAME MORRIBLE
Webster University B.F.A. in musical theater. Regional: Bridget in Bring It On (L.A.), Daniela in In the Heights (L.A.) and more. Award-winning jazz vocalist, performing internationally at IAJE in Toronto, Monterey Jazz Festival and 54 below. Saragonzales.weebly.com.
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.
West Side Story (Broadway), Radio City Christmas Spectacular, The New York Spectacular, Rock the Ballet (International tour). Thrilled to be joining the National tour of Wicked! Love to mom & dad!
ENSEMBLE, U/S FIYERO
Sam couldn’t be happier to join the Wicked family. Recent shows include Once, Joseph…, and other university shows. BA: Princeton. Love to my family. Go Tigers’ Lacrosse! @samgravitte
Tiffany Rae Mallari
Tiffany Rae Mallari has been lucky to perform for the past 10 years. Some accomplishments include High School Musical 3, Cirque du Soleil’s Viva! Elvis and Disneyland’s California Adventure.
SWING, U/S NESSAROSE
A dream come true! Most recently seen in Frozen: Live at the Hyperion. 1st National Tours: Sister Act (Ensemble, u/s Mary Robert), Walking the Tightrope (Esme). Regional favorites: The Addams Family (Wednesday), Spring Awakening (Wendla). Instagram: @micccccmart
WITCH'S FATHER, OZIAN OFFICIAL, U/S THE WIZARD, DOCTOR DILLAMOND
Broadway: 9 to 5, A Christmas Carol. Tours: 9 to 5. Off-Broadway: Prince and the Pauper, Mimi le Duck. Film: The Producers the Musical, Brando, Welcome Home. Television:“Guiding Light,” “All My Children.” Concert: Kristina at Carnegie Hall and Royal Albert Hall in London.
ENSEMBLE, U/S FIYERO
National Tours: The Book of Mormon (First National) and Avenue Q. Off-Broadway: Avenue Q (Princeton/Rod). Regional: Goodspeed, Riverside Theatre, Alabama Shakespeare Festival, Stages St. Louis. Carnegie Mellon University. KU grad. For Mom and Dad. @jeffdsears
MIDWIFE, U/S MADAME MORRIBLE
Is excited to make her home in Munchkinland. Broadway: Been There. National Tours: Done That. Regional Theater: Check. One Woman Shows: Check Again. Education: DMA Vocal Performance. Love to Lafayette. www.TregoneyShepherd.com
Brandon is thrilled to be in the land of Oz! National tours: Matilda, Elf and Flashdance. International tour: West Side Story. “Many thanks to my parents, MSA and this incredible cast and crew.
SWING, U/S CHISTERY
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.
ENSEMBLE, U/S ELPHABA
Olivia recently completed two solo shows at Feinstein’s / 54 Below in New York City. Other credits include “The Three Penny Opera” (Jenny), “Wendy’s Shadow” (Young Wendy), and “Foolerie” (Kate). Thanks to Telsey + CO, her family and friends. BFA in Musical Theatre from Montclair State University. Follow her on Instagram: @oliviafvalli and Twitter: @olivia_valli
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
PRODUCTION STAGE MANAGER
Broadway: Wicked, Chicago, Spring Awakening, Glory Days, Sweet Charity, Sly Fox, Les Misérables, Grease. National tours: Wicked (both); Chicago; Les Misérables; Me and My Girl; Cats. International: Wicked (Mexico City, Production Supervisor), 1992 Olympics closing ceremonies (Barcelona). Off-Broadway: Under the Bridge, The Ark. Regional: North Carolina Theater, Pittsburgh CLO.
Colleen is thrilled to be a part of the Wicked team. Broadway: Godspell, Wonderland, South Pacific, Lend Me a Tenor, Grease, Grey Gardens. Regional: Many productions over several years at the Vineyard Playhouse in beautiful Martha’s Vineyard, Mass. Love to LBB.
ASSISTANT STAGE MANAGER
Broadway: Cirque du Soleil’s Paramour; Disaster!; Newsies; Shatner’s World: We Just Live in It; Wit; Bonnie & Clyde; La Cage aux Folles (2010). National tours: Once, Sister Act, The Addams Family, 9 to 5 The Musical. Regional: Cutman (Goodspeed Musicals).