WICKED National Tour Returns to PPAC, 12/26-1/12
WICKED flies back to the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) on December 26, 2013 and runs through January 12, 2014. Tickets are on sale now at the PPAC Box Office (220 Weybosset Street in downtown Providence), online at www.ppacri.org or by phone at (401) 421-ARTS (2787).
Tickets to WICKED start at $53; please note that ticket prices are subject to change and include a $3 per ticket restoration charge. Group pricing is available for certain performance for groups of 15 or more; for more information and to order, contact Paul Hiatt at firstname.lastname@example.org or (401) 574-3162.
WICKED headlines PPAC's 2013/2014 Contemporary Classics Series. Cox Communications is the media sponsor for the Contemporary Classics Series.
Beck is making her U.S. debut in WICKED. She comes to the tour directly from the West End production of WICKED where she played Glinda. Other West End credits include: Christine Daae in The Phantom of the Opera and Cosette in LES MISERABLES. BBC credits include: "Doctors," "The Return of Sherlock Holmes" and "The Crust." Feature Film credits include Turning Woman 3 and LES MISERABLES.
Fraser is a two-time Tony Award nominee for The Secret Garden and Romance/Romance. Other Broadway credits include Gypsy, Tartuffe, Born Again and The Mystery of Edwin Drood. Roles she has originated include Matron in Tennessee Williams's In Masks Outrageous and Austere, Arsinoë in The School for Lies, Sister Walburga in The Divine Sister, Miss Drumgoole in Up Against It, Trina in March of the Falsettos and In Trousers and Veronica Bailey on ItCouldBeWorse.tv.
Beck and Fraser join a cast that includes Alison Luff as Elphaba and John Davidson as The Wizard.
The company also features Tom Flynn (Dr. Dillamond), Curt Hansen (Fiyero), Jesse JP Johnson (Boq), Jaime Rosenstein (Nessarose) and Laurel Harris (Standby for Elphaba) with Keith A. Bearden, Shayla Beck, Dina Bennett, Kyle Brown, Nirine S. Brown, John Carroll, Rick Desloge, Timothy A. Fitz-Gerald, Adam Fleming, Jenny Florkowski, Lindsay Janisse, Spencer Jones, Sheila Karls, Ryan PatRick Kelly, Trevor Ryan Krahl, Marina Lazzaretto, Alison Leo, Marissa Lupp, Raymond Joel Matsamura, Jonathan McGill, Kevin McMahon, Meredith Miles, Shanon Mari Mills, Cassie Okenka, Brandon Rubendall, Christopher Russo, Pamela Shandrow, Daniel Switzer, Shanna VanDerwerker and Nicky Venditti.