Saturday, September 8, 2007

Stephanie J. Block to be the green girl while Annaleigh Ashford takes the bubble

Stephanie J. Block will be Broadway's New Elphaba, while Annaleigh Ashford will take the role of Glinda.
Block, who originated the role of Elphaba on the Wicked National Tour, Liza Minelli in "The Boy From Oz" Staring Hugh Jackman, and Also originated the role of "Grace O' Malley" in Boubil and Schonberg's "The Pirate Queen," will take Julia Murney's place as Elphaba on Broadway.

other stage credits include, Funny Girl, Crazy For You, Oliver!, James Joyce's The Dead, The Grass Harp, Bells Are Ringing, I love a Piano.

Annaleigh Ashford toured with WICKED and understudied the role of Glinda. She played it a few times too. She can also be heard on the Leagally Blonde Soundtrack as "Margot."

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