There’s no place like home for Dorothy, and nothing like stepping into an original Evil dress for Kristin Chenoweth! The 54-year-old singer and actress, who rose to fame after her debut as Glinda on the hit Broadway show Evil in 2003, she obtained one of her original dresses from the show and tried on it in a hilarious TikTok video she shared on July 27. In the video, Kristin walks up to the dress. wrapped in glasses and paid homage to the performance by trying to put on the dress by casting spells on it.
“Shadow Cloak!” she utters several times, as she does on the show when she tries – and fails – to convert Elphaba’s enemies into enemies (originally due to Idina Menzel) boring black camisole into a gorgeous gown. While Glinda couldn’t work wonders during the show, Kristin wore the evening gown after a few more tries. “Finally it worked! I have magic! ‘ she said with a big smile on her face as she donned her baby blue dress and bizarre tiara.
Kristin was automatically praised by fans and people who watched her on the original show. “There is nothing you do that is not gold,” commented one supporter. “This just makes up my entire WEEK,” added another. A third user said the nostalgic clip made them “emotional”, while several others talked about how they thought Kristin was as great as Glinda was years ago.
Looking down the sweet memory lane isn’t Kristin’s first recent return to her roots. On September 14, 2021, she Fans are surprised when Broadway reopens Evil after the coronavirus pandemic shut down for 18 months. “There is no place like home,” she told the enthusiastic crowd, who gave her a standing ovation after she wished them all a great theater experience. Kristin also paid tribute to the show through her outfit of the night, as she wore a pair of ruby red slippers paired with a sparkly silver mini dress.
Just a month later, Kristin will be celebrating more than her Broadway comeback: she’s become engagement to the musician boyfriend Josh Bryant, 39 years old, after three years together. “You’re probably stuck with me now, @joshbguitar. I love you and I never let you go. A million times yes!!! ” she captioned her engagement announcement. Unfortunately, on July 19, People reported that the couple has step out of the wedding planning and postpone their wedding. Neither Kristin nor Josh would comment on the report.
Before, Annie the actress said to Vogue that she planned to “race to greet him at the altar” because she so desperately wanted to be his wife. Hopefully their halting wedding plans is just a matter of strategy and the two can soon make a happy ending.