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Watch Brittney Johnson Make History in Broadway's Wicked

Playbill News

Brittney Johnson made history February 14 when she took over the role of Glinda in the international hit musical Wicked at Broadway's Gershwin Theatre.

Formerly the Glinda standby, Johnson—who has also appeared on Broadway in Les Misérables, Motown, Sunset Boulevard, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, and Kristin Chenoweth: For the Girls—is the first Black actor to assume the role of Glinda full-time. Watch Johnson make her entrance, greeted by thunderous applause...WATCH HERE