Yes, Foster indeed broke her wrist in the L.A. tryout of The Drowsy Chaperone, but not during her high-flying number “Show Off”. The accident ironically happened during the number “Accident Waiting To Happen” (this is true). After the cast came off, the company did something special with it, what was it?
Scroll past Sutton Foster n in “Show Off” from The Drowsy Chaperone at the Tony Awards(2006) to see the answer:
After breaking her wrist, the entire company signed the cast. After getting her cast off in L.A., they decided to proudly display the cast amongst the items next to the Man in the Chair’s chair, which remained during the run.