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    Posted December 8, 2009

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Renée Lawless-Orsini, Randy Danson and Betsy Werbel
photo: Al Blackstone

On Monday, November 9, cast members from the 1st National Tour of WICKED celebrated inductees from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at Denver's Bluebird Theatre with a special concert entitled WICKED ROCKS! Tributes included songs from such varied artists as Led Zepplin, Areosmith, Joni Mitchell, The Rolling Stones, Michael Jackson, Queen, Dusty Springfield, and the Beatles. Proceeds from this benefit supported their month long Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS campaign and a local AIDS support charity - Project Angel Heart. Company members participating included: Terra Lynn Arlington, Antoinette Balestreri, Richard Blake, Justin Brill, Stefanie Brown, Merideth Kaye Clark, Randy Danson, Courtney D. Jones, Richard Kline, Renné Lawless-Orsini, Ben Liebert, Marissa Lupp, R.J. Marshall, Lauren Massiello, Philip McBride, Lesley McKinnell, Kevin McMahon, Christopher Russo, Chandra Lee Schwartz, Peter Van Dyke, Shanna Vanderwerker, Betsy Werbel, Blake Whyte, Jared Zirilli and the WICKED ROCKS! band: Mark Foster, Lou Garrett, Patrick Meehan, Boko Suziki and Jason Yarcho. The concert will be repeated on Monday, December 7 at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, OH where the proceeds will benefit the Brian Werbel Memorial Fund.

Merideth Kaye Clark
photo: Al Blackstone

Justin Brill
photo: Al Blackstone

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