I remember when I used to stand outside of that stage door and watch all these girls come out of there, with their eyelashes and their make-up and I’d think: “God I’ll never be that old. I’ll never be that old. I’ll never be old enough to come out of that stage door.” But deep down inside I knew I would, and goddamn it, I’ve come this far and I’m not giving up now.
samantha barks + wicked
“I talk about it (Wicked) a lot […] Elphaba is like the reason I went to musical theatre and thought ‘I want to do it as a job’”
The Miss Saigon 25th Anniversay gala
What does it feel like when you’re dancing?
“Don’t know. Sort of feels good. It’s sort of stiff and that, but once I get going, then I forget everything and sort of dissapear. Like I feel a change in my whole body. Like there’s fire in my body. I’m just there, flying, like a bird. Like electricity.”
@ElleMcLemore: 10 shows straight without a day off and glad to report: I made it through w/o completely losing my mind! Operative word being “completely.”
♫Hey girl, is he everything you wanted in a man?♫
↳Chris McCarrell in Broadway Sings Justin Timberlake [x]
Happy last show to Lindsay Mendez and Alli Mauzey - February 22, 2014
After everything that happened this weekend with Matilda, I realized there were some people who were not aware of what Swings are, and i had to educate everyone