Saturday, May 9, 2009
Goodbye Kerry Ellis
Longtime Star of London's WICKED, Kerry Ellis, departs the London production today, May 9, 2009, with no scedueled Plans to return to the show. Kerry began In September, 2006 as Idina Menzel's original Standby in London, and took over the role on January 1, 2007, and continued in London through June 7, 2008, where she departed the show, and began performances at the Gershwin Theatre in NYC as Elphaba, on June 17, 2008, where she starred opposite Kendra Kassebaum's Glinda. Kerry Departed the Broadway company on November 15, 2008, and returned to the London company on December 1, 2008. She plays her last performance tonight. Kerry will be greatly missed, and if anyone has any stories of Seeing or in or after Wicked, leave them as a comment! I would love to hear your stories!
Kerry's Replacement, Alexia Khadime( she is AMAZING!) Begins Performances on Monday, May 11. Goodbye Kerry! :(