Inside the Emerald City: Wicked's Wonderful Wizard of Oz

By Playbill Staff
10 Oct 2013

Mark Jacoby
Photo by Joan Marcus

Mark Jacoby, a Tony Award nominee for the 1995 Harold Prince revival of Show Boat, took over as first national tour's Wizard in 2011. He recently starred in the world-premiere musical Secondhand Lions at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre. He has been seen on Broadway in Elf, Sweeney Todd, Man of La Mancha, Ragtime, Show Boat, Grand Hotel, The Phantom of the Opera and Sweet Charity.