Friday, November 21, 2014

Caroline Bowman, Kara Lindsay, Matt Shingledecker, Robin De Jesus and Kathy Fitzgerald to join Wicked on Broadway.

Kara Lindsay
Caroline Bowman and Kara Lindsay will replace Christine Dwyer and Jenni Barber as Elphaba and Glinda respectively on Broadway beginning December 16th.  Tiffany Haas, as previously announced, will play Glinda between November 25th and December 10th, Lindsay Northen will play Glinda from the 10th until the 14th.  In addition, Kathy Fitzgerald will return to Broadway as Madame Morrible, Matt Shingledecker will join the Broadway company as Fiyero and Tony Nominee Robin De Jesús will play Boq.

Lindsay, Fitzgerald and Shingledecker join the Broadway company directly from the 2nd National Touring Company of Wicked.  Bowman previously understudied the role of Elphaba on Broadway and returns to the Gershwin after playing Eva Perón in the National Tour of Evita.  De Jesús has appeared on Broadway in In The Heights, La Cage Aux Folles and Rent.

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