Madame Morrible

Madame Morrible
Carole Shelley is Madame Morrible, from the Original Broadway Cast.

Madame Morrible is an antagonist character in both the original Maquire Novel and the musical adaptation.  She is the headmistress at the Shiz University where Elphaba and Galinda attend.  Without revealing too many spoilers, she is responsible for bringing Dorothy Gale to the Land of Oz, and works in cohort with the Wizard.

Actors who have Portrayed Morrible (Broadway Cast)

  • Carole Shelley (2003-2005, 2007-2008)
  • Rue McClanahan (2005-2006)
  • Carol Kane (2006)
  • Jayne Houdyshell (2006-2007, 2008-2009)
  • Miriam Margoyles (2008)
  • Kathy Santen (2008)
  • Rondi Reed (2009-2010)
  • Kathy Fitzgerald (2010-2011, 2014-2015, 2016)
  • Randy Danson (2011-2013)
  • Carol Kane (2013-2014)
  • Mary Testa (2014-2015)
  • Michele Lee (2015-2016)
  • Judy Kaye (2016)
  • Sheryl Lee Ralph (2016-Present)

More information: Inside the Emerald City: Wicked‘s Headmistress Madame Morrible (Playbill.com)