Wicked Stars Take The Yellow Brick Road Not Taken
and more performed at a special Wicked The Yellow Brick Road Not Taken concert Oct. 27 that was filled with scenes and songs cut from early drafts of the musical.
Matt Lenz directed the evening at the Gershwin Theatre. Ben Cohn was musical director.
Among the talents who took part were
Ashanti, Shoshana Bean, Joy Behar, Stephanie J. Block, Mario Cantone, Michelle Federer, Mark Indelicato, Matthew Settle, Jennifer Laura Thompson, P.J. Benjamin, Cristy Candler, Buck Henry, Ben Liebert, Timothy Britten Parker, Daniel Reichard, Kate Reinders and George Wendt. Current Wicked cast members filled out the ensemble.
Here is a look at the evening:
Stephanie J. Block, Jennifer Laura Thompson, Kate Reinders and Shoshana Bean
Mario Cantone Joy Behar
P.J. Benjamin and George Wendt
Matthew Settle Ashanti with Nelly
The Yellow Brick Road Not Taken cast
Michelle Federer, P.J. Benjamin and Stephanie J. Block
Stephanie J. Block Kate Reinders and Shoshana Bean
Stephanie J. Block, Kate Reinders, Ashanti, Jennifer Laura Thompson and Shoshana Bean
Stephanie J. Block and Mario Cantone
All photos by Samantha Souza.
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