Emily Ferranti is an American actress who originally joined the First National Tour of Wicked as an understudy for Nessarose and Glinda. As Glinda she performed with Jackie Burns and Dee Roscioli as Elphaba. She was later promoted to the lead role of Nessarose on the Second National Tour (replacing Michelle London). She later transferred back to the First National Tour as Nessarose. Her last show took place on Sunday July 8th 2012. She is suceeded by Demaree Hill.