Friday, 27 May 2011

Wicked Reading in Perth

Maggie Kirkpatrick (Madame Morrible) and Zoe Jarrett (Ensemble/Elphaba Understudy) will be reading from Gregory Maguie's novel and The Grimmerie at the State Library of Western Australia, Perth on 30th June.

In addition, from June 7th until July 9th costumes from the show will be on display at Perth's Claremont Quarter.

Source: The Oztralian

Wednesday, 25 May 2011

Kristin Chenoweth performs "For Good" on the Oprah Winfrey Show

Kristin appeared on the "Surprise Oprah! A Farewell Spectacular", which aired yesterday.  You can watch her performance here.

Photo:  Daniel Boczarski/Getty Images North America


Tuesday, 17 May 2011

Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards

Wicked won Favorite Long-Running Show and Favorite Tour for the 2010-2011 season.  View a complete list of winners here.

Staying on Broadway, the season finale of Glee will feature scenes filmed at the Gershwin Theatre.  Read more here.

Saturday, 7 May 2011

Official Ashleigh Gray YouTube Channel

Former West End Elphaba stand-by Ashleigh Gray has launched an official YouTube Channel.  At present this features highlights from her Easter concert on The Battersea Barge, which you can view below.

Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Nominations

Nominations have been announced for the Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards.  Wicked is nominated in Favorite Long-Running Show and Favorite Tour.  Voting is open until May 12th and winners will be announced on May 15th.

Congratulations to former Wicked cast members Norbert Leo Butz, Aaron Tveit (Catch Me If You Can) and Joel Grey (Anything Goes) on their nominations.

Cast your votes here.

Monday, 2 May 2011

Tom McGowan is Broadway's latest Wizard

From Tuesday, 3rd May Tom McGowan assumes the role of the Wizard in the Broadway production.