This Saturday June 26th, two former Elphabas from musical Wicked will take the stage in Columbus. Julia Murney and Stephanie J. Block will sing in a special “Wicked Divas” concert with the Columbus Symphony Orchestra as part of the Nationwide Insurance Picnic with the Pops series. The orchestra is scheduled to perform selections from George Bizet’s Carmen. Murney and Block will sing selections from Wicked, as well as Ragtime,Chicago, Funny Girl, and much more.
Ms. Murney has previously performed in several concerts in the “Wicked Divas” series with different counterparts, including wonderful past Glindas Megan Hilty and Jennifer Laura Thompson. This time she will be accompanied by an actress who has also played the role of Elphaba in the musical Wicked on Broadway, Stephanie J. Block.
via BroadwayWorld (with full interview to Ms. Murney)