Kendra Kassebaum in the Original First National Tour

Wicked has had two National Tours, with only the second currently running which travel around the United States and Canada to bring Wicked to nearly 9.5 million people. The National Tours have frequently been selling out entire engagements in fewer than seven hours.

First National TourEdit

Original Cast Edit

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Stephanie J. Block as Elphaba. Original First National Tour Elphaba

The First National Tour (Emerald City Tour) had its first preview on March 9, 2005 and it officially opened in March 21, 2005 at the Canon Theatre in Toronto, Canada. The original cast was as follows;

Elphaba - Stephanie J. Block (Temporarily Kristy Cates from March 9 until March 24.)

Glinda - Kendra Kassebaum

Fiyero - Derrick Williams

Madame Morrible - Carol Kane

The Wizard - David Garrison

Doctor Dillamond - Timothy Britten Parker

Boq - Logan Lipton

Nessarose - Jenna Leigh Green

Final Cast Edit

During the tour's leg at the Pantages Theatre, LA, California, the production closed. The cast was as follows:

Elphaba - Jennifer DiNoia

Glinda - Chandra Lee Schwartz

Fiyero - Nick Adams

Madame Morrible - Kim Zimmer

The Wizard - Tim Karuzinsky

Doctor Dillamond - Tom Flynn

Boq - Etai BenShlomo

Nessarose - Jenny Florkowski

Elphaba S/B - Emmy Raver-Lampman

Second National TourEdit

Original Cast Edit

When the First National Tour proved to be successful, a Second National Tour (The Munchkinland Tour) kicked off with their first previews on March 7, 2009, and officially opened on March 12, 2009 at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall in Fort Myers, Florida. The original cast was as follows;

Elphaba - Marcie Dodd

Glinda - Heléne Yorke

Fiyero - Colin Donnell

Madame Morrible - Marilyn Caskey

The Wizard - Tom McGowan

Doctor Dillamond - David DeVries

Boq- Ted Ely

Nessarose - Kristine Reese

Elphaba S/B - Carrie Manolakos

Current Cast Edit

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Jessica Vosk as Elphaba

Currently, the production is at the Academy of Music in Phillidelphia, PA. The principals are as follows;

Elphaba - Mary Kate Morrissey

Glinda - Ginna Claire Mason

Fiyero - Jon Robert Hall

Madame Morrible - Judy Kaye

The Wizard - Tom McGowan

Doctor Dillamond - Harry Bouvy

Boq - Robin De Jesus

Nessarose - Catherine Charlebois

Elphaba S/B - Chelsea Emma Franko