Meet ‘Emerald City’s’ stunning Wicked Witch, Florence Kasumba

NBC’s “Emerald City” is rounding out its cast and things are beginning to look up. Meet Florence Kasumba, 39, the German actress who has landed the iconic role of the Wicked Witch of the East in the musical re-take on Dorothy and company. Only, it looks like we’re not in Kansas anymore, or even Oz […]

NBC eyes ‘The Wiz’ as live musical

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! Despite last month’s low numbers for “Peter Pan” vs. the massive success of “The Sound Of Music” in 2013, NBC continues to move forward with the franchise, with plans to do another musical next holiday season. According to NBC’s Bob Greenblatt, The Music Man and the “catchy and […]