As we mentioned a couple of days ago, Dee Roscioli is coming into the First National Tour as Elphaba, replacing Jackie Burns on that production. Her performances start on Tuesday June 7 in Omaha, NE.
Roscioli is former Elphaba in more performances than any other actress – more than 1,000 performances and counting. Her las run was in Wicked on Broadway, after closing the record-breaking Chicago production and performing the role in San Francisco. Additional NY credits include The 24-Hour Musicals, Therapy Rocks (NYMF). Nat’l tour: Cats (Grizabella). She recently did a workshop of Bobby Cronin’s Welcome to My Life, and Liberty.
Roscioli joins a cast that includes Amanda Jane Cooper as Glinda, Randy Danson as Madame Morrible and Mark Jacoby as the Wizard.