WICKED celebrated its 8th anniversary on Broadway with a special encore performance in the lobby of the Gershwin Theatre. Fans voted -during this last couples of days- for the song to be performed being, with no surprise, “Defying Gravity”. The current Broadway cast and alumni, plus a special appearance by composer Stephen Schwartz, sang this amazing tune.
A cool behind the scenes video by channel 5 in Nashville, hosted by Anne Brummel.
As usual, BroadwayWorld.com bring us some great interviews. This time with the amazing Jody Gelb, Madame Morrible in the Second National Tour of Wicked.
The Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts at Fairfield’s Sacred Heart University will launch this season’s Broadway Divas series with a visit from three ladies well known for Wicked fans!
Dee Roscioli , former Elphie in several productions including Broadway, will be joined by fellow Broadway performers and friends Katie Rose Clarke and Jennifer DiNoia. In addition to performing, the trio expects to share some behind-the-scenes stories.
The Australian cast is promising a spell-binding treat to all viewers in that country.
Channelasia, made a great interview with the two leading ladies, Suzie Mathers and Patrice Tipoki, who were there to promote the arrival of the smashing-hit musical later on December 7th at the Marina Bay Sands.
All fans need to check out this innovative attraction at Neiman Marcus just down the hall.
The Wicked family is currently displaying at NM’s windows a bunch of actual costumes from the show. This are also paired with d with actual outfits and accessories sold in the store — and it’s a pretty dazzling display. Also, on Friday, Oct. 14, at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., Marina Reti, assistant designer to Tony-award-winning designer Susan Hilferty, will give guided walking tours of the costumes. Tour space is limited: Call 973.218.2946 to reserve as spot.