She started the production as standby for Idina Menzel in the lead role of Elphaba.
She was also an understudy for the role of Nessarose.
In the new movie, Rapunzel’s hair has grown back and she has to figure out how to get back to before!; and today thanks to cuties Mandy Moore (Rapunzel) and Zachary Levi (Flynn/Eugene) we have premiere dates for both!(We also have an adorably video where Mandy and Zach attempt to finish each others sentences.Eden Erica Espinosa (born February 2, 1978, in Anaheim, California) is an American singer and stage actress who is best known for her performances as Elphaba for the Broadway, Los Angeles, and San Francisco productions of the musical Wicked.Espinosa made her Broadway debut as a member of the Original Broadway Cast of Stephen Schwartz's musical Wicked, which opened on October 30, 2003.