Aaron Albano, Vicki Noon & Sarrah Strimmel Talk 'Out of Town Tryouts' on THE ENSEMBLIST Podcast
Aaron Albano is veteran of seven Broadway shows: Bombay Dreams, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, A Chorus Line, Mary Poppins, Wicked and now Wicked, where he created the role of Finch. In the "Out of Town Tryouts" episode, Albano details the many changes that took place between the original production at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Milburn, New Jersey and the current Broadway show.
Vicki Noon traveled the country covering the role of Elphaba in the second National Tour of Wicked, a show has also performed in on Broadway. In First Date, a show she also performed in during its world premiere production in Seattle, Noon covers all of the female roles.
Sarrah Strimel has performed in two out of town tryouts: Young Frankenstein and Big Fish, where she plays The Girl in the Water. She is also a former cast member of Broadway's Catch Me If You Can, Rock of Ages and The Producers. In this episode of The Ensemblist, StriMel Chronicles the emotional changes to her role from the final workshop of Big Fish to its opening night on Broadway.
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