Wicked London have announced who will be their new Fiyero and it is a familiar face! Mark Evans was part of the Wicked Ensemble in 2007-8 and actually understudied the role of Fiyero during that period.
He will be perhaps be best known for being a Finalist in BBC 1’s “Eurovision – Your Country Needs You”, but he has a good background in musical theatre, playing high profile roles ranging from Troy Bolton in High School Musical – Live On Stage to Monty Python’s SPAMalot. Mark’s most recent role involved touring the UK playing the lead role of “Curly” in the Rogers & Hammerstein classic OKLAHOMA!
He is also in the process of working on his debut album of which will be a bi-lingual release; recorded in Welsh and English.
Mark’s will be playing Fiyero at the Apollo Victoria Theatre, London, from February 7th 2011.
by Sarah – London Editor