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Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour

The company of the first North American tour of WICKED just welcomed Alison Luff as Elphaba and John Davidson as The Wizard during its engagement in Dallas, TX. WICKED will play the Music Hall at Fair Park through May 5. Check out photos of the new cast members in action below!

Luff's Broadway credits include Scandalous (Original Broadway Cast recording) and GHOST the Musical. She was also part of the Broadway and Nat'l Touring companies of Mamma Mia! Luff received a Denver Post Ovation award for Best Supporting Actress in a musical for her portrayal as Olive in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.

Davidson has been seen on Broadway in State Fair, Foxy and Oklahoma and Off-Broadway in High Infidelity and The Fantasticks. Davidson's numerous TV and feature film credits include "That's Incredible," "The New Hollywood Squares," "One Hundred Thousand Dollar Pyramid," "The Tonight Show," "The John Davidson Daytime Talk Show," "The Kraft Sum Music Hall," "The Girl With Something Extra," The Happiest Millionaire, The One And Only Genuine Original Family Band, Airport 80 and Edward Scissorhands.

WICKED, with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Godspell, Pippin, Disney's Enchanted, Academy Award winner for Pocahontas and The Prince of Egypt) and book by Winnie Holzman ("My So Called Life," "Once And Again" and "thirtysomething"), is based on the 1995 best-selling novel by Gregory Maguire. The musical is directed by two-time Tony Award winner Joe Mantello (Take Me Out, Love! Valour! Compassion!, The Vagina Monologues) and features musical staging by Tony Award winner Wayne Cilento (Aida, The Who's Tommy, How To Succeed...). WICKED, the untold story of the witches of Oz, is produced by Marc Platt, Universal Pictures, The Araca Group, Jon B. Platt and David Stone.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Jenn Gambatese

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Curt Hansen

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Alison Luff

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Clifton Davis

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Jaime Rosenstein

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Jesse JP Jonson

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
John Davidson

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Alison Luff

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Jenn Gambatese

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Kim Zimmer

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Curt Hansen, Alison Luff

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Curt Hansen

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Jenn Gambatese, Alison Luff

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Alison Luff

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Jenn Gambatese, Alison Luff

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Cast of WICKED

Photo Flash: First Look at Alison Luff and John Davidson in WICKED National Tour
Cast of WICKED


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