‘Wicked’ announces Broadway reopening cast, with Lindsay Pearce and Ginna Claire Mason returning
Wicked resumes performances on September 14 at the Gershwin Theatre.
It will be wonderful! Wicked has announced its reopening cast, with Lindsay Pearce and Ginna Claire Mason returning to the roles of Elphaba and Glinda, respectively. Five other principal cast members will return in the roles they held at the time of the March 2020 Broadway shutdown: Michael McCormick as the Wizard, Sam Gravitte as Fiyero, Alexandra Billings as Madame Morrible, Riley Costello as Boq, and Michael X. Martin as Doctor Dillamond.
Mili Diaz will make her Broadway debut in the role of Nessarose. In addition, Kathy Fitzgerald will assume the role of Madame Morrible for two weeks beginning September 14, before Billings begins on September 28. Jennifer DiNoia and Brittney Johnson have been cast as standbys for Elphaba and Glinda, respectively.
The rest of the company includes Ioana Alfonso, Alex Aquilino, Larkin Bogan, Randy Castillo, Antonette Cohen, Meg Doherty, Teneise Mitchell Ellis, Hannah Florence, Jenny Florkowski, Dan Gleason, Josh Daniel Green, Jeff Heimbrock, Celia Hottenstein, Courtney Iventosch, Colby Q. Lindeman, Chase Madigan, Micaela Martinez, Kevin Massey, Sterling Masters, Matt Meigs, Jo’Nathan Michael, Dashi Mitchell, Lindsay K. Northen, Emily Rogers, William Ryall, Travis Taber, Jeremy Thompson, and Christianne Tisdale.
Wicked will reopen at the Gershwin Theatre on Tuesday, September 14. The three-time-Tony-winning musical has played the theatre since 2003, making it the fifth-longest-running show in Broadway history.
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