Stage Door News
New York: Danielle Wade, Dorothy in the Mirvish “Wizard of Oz”, stops by “R&H Goes Live!”
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Mean Girls national tour star Danielle Wade stops by R&H Goes Live! May 27 to perform a contemporary take on “In My Own Little Corner” from Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella. Catch the live stream, hosted by Laura Osnes, at www.youtube.com.
Wade made her Broadway debut in Mean Girls as a standby for Cady Heron and Janis Sarkisian before landing the role of Cady in the national tour. The performer also played Dorothy in the Toronto and U.S. tour productions of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Wizard of Oz.
R&H Goes Live! is a spin-off to R&H Goes Pop!, also hosted by Tony nominee Osnes and featuring contemporary takes on the Rodgers and Hammerstein catalog.
R&H Goes Pop! takes have included Katrina Lenk performing “Something Good” and Ashley Park singing “Do-Re-Mi” from The Sound of Music, Ali Stroker and Rebecca Naomi Jones dueting on “Surrey With the Fringe on Top” from Oklahoma!, and Jelani Alladin and Matt Doyle putting a same-sex spin on “We Kiss in the Shadow” from The King and I.
Photo: Danielle Wade as Dorothy. © 2013 Mirvish Productions.