Wicks was last seen on Broadway as Elphaba in Wicked.
|Full given name:||Teal Eileen Wicks|
|Where you were born/where you were raised:||Sacramento, CA|
|What your parents did/do for a living:||Both are technically retired, but my mom worked in marketing and PR for lots of different CA tourism companies, and my dad was a project manager for the construction and maintenance of buildings.|
|Siblings:||Only child for most of my life. Now I have 2 step sisters.|
|Current audition song/monologue:||Hmmm... mostly I sing from the show I'm going in for, but I'm always excited to sing "Up to the Mountain" or "I Never Has Seen Snow." I am terrible with monologues, but at one time I used a Jack Handy "deep thoughts" as my monologue.|
|Special skills:||Typing all this on my iPhone? (Please excuse any typos)|
|Something you're REALLY bad at:||Talking on the phone, managing money, and bowling|
|First Broadway show you ever saw:||The original Ragtime|
|If you could go back in time and catch any Broadway show, what would it be?||The original West Side Story|
|Current show other than your own you have been recommending to friends:||There's so many I haven't seen!! Once rocked my world though, so yeah, that one.|
|Favorite showtune(s) of all time:||"The Ballad of Sweeney Todd," "Cool" from West Side Story, "Sunday" from Sunday in the Park with George|
|Some favorite modern musicals:||The Wild Party, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Sweeney Todd, Sunday in the Park with George, Little Shop of Horrors, Rent, Floyd Collins|
|Some favorite classic musicals:||Carousel, Cabaret, West Side Story, Annie, My Fair Lady|
|Broadway or screen stars of the past you would most have loved to perform with:||Gene Kelly, Paul Newman, Judy Holliday|
|Your personal vocal idols, living or dead:||Janis Joplin, Sarah Vaughn, Patsy Cline, Patty Griffin, Julie Andrews, Audra McDonald, Robert Plant, Otis Redding|
|The one performance – attended - that you will never forget:||It's a tie between Wilco at the Greek in Berkeley or Radiohead at the Hollywood Bowl.|
|Music that makes you cry, any genre:||Patty Griffin, Damien Rice, Jeff Buckley|
|MAC or PC?||Apple|
|Most played song on your iPod:||Probably one of my voice lessons... next is probably Patty Griffin's "Forgiveness"|
|Most-visited websites:||I wish I could say it's some super insightful site, but Netflix and Facebook dominate.|
|Last book you read:||I'm deep in the "Game of Thrones" series right now, but I recently read and can't wait to re-read "The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay."|
|Must-see TV show(s):|| "Mad Men"|
"American Horror Story"
"Friday Night Lights"
|Last good movie you saw:||"Moonrise Kingdom"|
|Some films you consider classics:||I love movies, way too many to list! But "Annie" started it all for me.|
|Performer you would drop everything to go see:||My boy Tom|
|Pop culture guilty pleasure:||E! Fashion Police|
|Three favorite cities:||San Francisco, Paris, NYC|
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