By Andrew Gans
and Andrew Gans
25 Jul 2012
He will succeed Richard Blake, who plays his final performance July 29.
Massey will join a cast that includes Jackie Burns as Elphaba, Chandra Lee Schwartz as Glinda, Randy Danson as Madame Morrible, Adam Grupper as The Wizard, Etai BenShlomo as Boq, Jenny Fellner as Nessarose and Tom Flynn as Dr. Dillamond.
Massey returns to the Broadway company of Wicked as Fiyero, a role he most recently performed in the spring of 2011. Other Broadway credits include Next to Normal (Gabe) and Xanadu (Thalia). His Off-Broadway credits include Altar Boyz (Matthew) and Lucky Guy (Billy Ray).
Wicked features a score by Schwartz, a book by Holzman, direction by Joe Mantello and musical staging by Wayne Cilento. The creative team also includes scenic design by Eugene Lee, costume design by Susan Hilferty, lighting design by Kenneth Posner, sound design by Tony Meola, projections by Elaine J. McCarthy, wig and hair design by Tom Watson, music supervision and arrangements by Stephen Oremus, orchestrations by William David Brohn and dance arrangements by James Lynn Abbott.
For more information visit wickedthemusical.com.