Wicked gets new cast members in 2011
Several new cast members are set to take on the roles of the musical Wicked from February 2011.
From February 7th, Zoe Rainey, who has previously played Amber von Tussle in Hairspray at the Shaftesbury Theatre, will perform the role of Nessarose.
The part of Boq will taken on by Ben Stott, who recently played Jack in Into the Woods at the Open Air Theatre in Regent's Park.
They join Mark Evans, who was recently revealed to be performing as the character of Fiyero, replacing Lee Mead, the winner of the BBC 1 programme Any Dream Will Do.
Playing at London's Apollo Theatre, the show is set to run until October 29th 2011.
The lead role of Elphaba, the character who goes on to be the Wicked Witch of the West in the Wizard of Oz, will continue to be played by Rachel Tucker, a semi-finalist from BBC show I'd Do Anything.
By Jemma Howard