Wicked Tour Welcomes a New Wizard March 7

By Andrew Gans
07 Mar 2012

Paul Kreppel
Paul Kreppel

The company of the second North American tour of the hit Stephen Schwartz-Winnie Holzman musical Wicked welcomes Paul Kreppel as The Wizard beginning March 7 in Norfolk, VA, at Chrysler Hall.

Kreppel joins a cast that includes Anne Brummel as Elphaba, Tiffany Haas as Glinda and Marilyn Caskey as Madame Morrible.

The company also features Catherine Charlebois (Nessarose), Dan Pacheco (Boq), Timothy Britten Parker (Dr. Dillamond), David Nathan Perlow (Fiyero) and Stephanie Torns (standby for Elphaba) with Kerry Blanchard, Michael Drolet, Jeremy Duvall, Anna Eilinsfeld, Peter C. Ermides, Ryan Patrick Farrell, Samantha Farrow, Natalie Fotopoulos, Linda Griffin, Lauren Haughton, Zach Hensler, KJ Hippensteel, Ryan Jackson, Becca Kloha, Lisa Livesay, Sterling Masters, Marissa Miller, Robert Pendilla, Casey Quinn, Michael McCorry Rose, Wayne Schroder, Ben Susak, Erin Wilson, Justin Wirick and Lindsay Wood.

Kreppel's acting credits include the original New York productions of Godspell, New York Shakespeare Festival's Comedy of Errors and Alice in Concert, Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh, My Mother's Italian..., Joseph..., The Proposition and the national tour of Jerome Robbins' Broadway. Hundreds of television appearances include Sonny Mann in the 80's comedy "It's A Living," “Laverne & Shirley," “Love Boat," “ER” and "That '70's Show!” (as Jackie’s Dad).



Wicked will play through March 25 at Norfolk’s Chrysler Hall. Tickets are available at www.ticketmaster.com/wicked, (800) 745-3000 or at the Scope Arena Box Office, located at 201 East Brambleton Avenue in downtown Norfolk.