TITLE

DIGGS GETS 'WICKED'

AUTHOR(S)
Hofler, Robert
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;12/10/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 47, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that actor Taye Diggs was cast opposite Menzel in the Broadway musical, "The Wicked Witch." Diggs' assignment of playing the male-lead role of Fiyero, replacing Norbert Leo Butz who is on medical leave with a back ailment; Naming of Brian D'Arcy James to replace Butz in a reading of the musical "Dirty Rotten Scoundrel".
ACCESSION #
11702872

 

Related Articles

  • FALL'S REIGNING MEN. Cutruzzula, Kara // Newsweek;10/15/2012, Vol. 160 Issue 16, p58 

    This article discusses male actors appearing in theatrical productions in New York City in the Fall of 2012 including Norbert Leo Butz in Theresa Rebeck's play "Dead Accounts," Jake Gyllenhaal in the play "If There Is I Haven't Found It Yet," and Dan Stevens in the play "The Heiress," directed...

  • Diggs gets into groove with WMA. Kit, Zorianna // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;8/7/2001, Vol. 369 Issue 23, p6 

    Reports that actor Taye Diggs has signed with WMA for representation in all areas. Film and television credits.

  • A Star: No Ifs, Ands or Butz. McGuigan, Cathleen // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);2/28/2005 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 145 Issue 9, p52 

    Reviews the theatrical production of "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels," starring Norbert Leo Butz.

  • A Star: No Ifs, Ands or Butz. McGuigan, Cathleen // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);2/28/2005 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 145 Issue 9, p54 

    Reviews the theatrical production of "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels," starring Norbert Leo Butz.

  • A Star: No Ifs, Ands or Butz. McGuigan, Cathleen // Newsweek;2/28/2005, Vol. 145 Issue 9, p60 

    Reviews the theatrical production of "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels," starring Norbert Leo Butz.

  • NORBERT LEO BUTZ. Smart, Jack // Back Stage (1946-5440);1/28/2016, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p4 

    The article presents an interview with Broadway show actor Norbert Leo Butz. He tells about the new PBS series Mercy Street. He explains how he got the Equity card. He refers to the go-to audition song. He describes what he would be doing in an alternate universe in which he is not an actor. He...

  • Star sighting on B'way. Hofler, Robert // Variety;2/28/2005, Vol. 398 Issue 2, p49 

    Asserts the potential of U.S. stage actor Norbert Leo Butz to become a bona fide Broadway star, based on his talent and performance in the musical "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels," as of March 2005. Career background; Reaction of critics to his performance in "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels"; Comments on the...

  • Taye Diggs. Keeps, David A. // InStyle;Dec2002, Vol. 9 Issue 13, p250 

    Interviews New York City-based actor Taye Diggs, who launched his career with 'How Stella Got Her Groove Back.' Diggs' childhood and his development of personal style; Secret behind his physique; Marriage proposal to co-star of 'Rent,' Idina Menzel; Shopping habits; Representations of tattoos.

  • Diggs, Taye. I. C. // Current Biography;Aug2011, Vol. 72 Issue 8, p33 

    A biography of actor Taye Diggs is presented. It offers comprehensive information on the life of Diggs, with details on birth, education, work, and relationships. It is informed that Diggs learned acting, singing, and dancing at a specialized public middle school/high school in Rochester, New...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics