Kim Zimmer, Patti Murin and Cliffton Hall are scheduled to join “Wicked’s” touring cast starting in August from Salt Lake City.
Zimmer on August 14 will be taking over the role of Madame Morrible, while Hall will start to play Fiyero. On August 21 the role of Glinda will be taken on by Murin.
The trio joins a cast which includes PJ Benjamin in the role of The Wizard and Nicole Parker playing Elphaba.
Also featured in the company are Demaree Hill in the role of Nessarose, Clifton Davis playing Dr. Dillamond, Justin Brill in the role of Boq, Carla Stickler (Elphaba Standby) with Mikey Winslow, Shanna VanDerwerker, Ben Susak, Pamela Shandrow, Sarah Schenkkan, Adea Michelle Sessoms, Christopher Russo, Cassie Okenka, Ashley Dawn Mortensen, Kevin McMahon, Michael Mahany, Marissa Lupp, Philip Dean Lightstone, Renee Lawless-Orsini, TrevorRyan Krahl, Spencer Jones, Courtney Iventosch, Brenda Hamilton, Napoleon W. Gladney, Timothy Fitzgerald, Luis Augusto Figueroa, Rick Desloge, Antonette Cohen and Lauren Boyd.
“Wicked” featured a book from Winnie Holzman and lyrics and music from Stephen Schwartz. The music is based on Gregory Maguire’s 1995 novel, telling Elphaba and Glinda’s untold story.