Inside the Emerald City: Wicked's Glinda

By Playbill Staff
25 Oct 2013

Kate Reinders
Photo by Joan Marcus

Kate Reinders was the first actress to play Glinda in the original 2005 Chicago production of Wicked. She repeated her performance on Broadway in 2006. On Broadway, she starred as Dainty June in the 2003 revival of Gypsy with Bernadette Peters, as well as Little Red in the 2002 revival of Into the Woods. Reinders has also appeared in Good Vibrations and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Her screen credits include "Work It," "Sherri," "Kinsey" and "While You Were Sleeping."