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‘Wicked’ Names Brittney Johnson Broadway’s First Black Glinda

Brittney Johnson and Broadway’s Wicked are making history yet again. The 31-year-old actress has spelled her way into the role of Glinda the Good in the fifth-longest-running Broadway show…

‘Wicked’: Fans Petition Producers to Not Cast James Corden in Movie Adaptation

Fans are petitioning producers behind a movie adaptation of the hit musical Wicked to not cast James Corden. The petition, posted on Change.org and addressed directly to Universal, which…

‘Wicked’ Movie to Star Cynthia Erivo and Ariana Grande

Wicked has found its leads. Cynthia Erivo and Ariana Grande will star in Universal’s adaptation of the hit musical that is to be directed by Crazy Rich Asians filmmaker Jon M. Chu. Erivo will…

Producer Cameron Mackintosh Clarifies Comments on Trans Casting After Alexandra Billings Says Trans Actors Are Not “A Gimmick”

West End producer Cameron Mackintosh is clarifying statements published in a Telegraph interview seemingly calling the casting of trans actors in roles not explicitly written as trans a…

‘Hamilton,’ ‘Lion King’ and ‘Wicked’ Set Broadway Returns

The cast of Hamilton is telling their story on Broadway again. The Lin-Manuel Miranda-created hit production announced on Tuesday that it will return to Manhattan’s Richard Rodgers Theatre…