I swear to God I must have auditioned for Rent like 15 times. I would always get down to the end. And I would buy like the low-ride pants trying to be edgy and cool, but they knew, they could tell I just wasn’t… I tried so hard.

Favorite People » Audra McDonald

I was a little a girl with a potbelly and afro puffs, hyperactive and overdramatic. And I found the theater and I found my home. And I found a place to express myself and I was so grateful, even at the age of nine”


Dick Van Dyke taking a mini dance break while shopping (x)

Happy Birthday, Mary Louise Streep (June 22, 1949)

June 22nd, 1949 - Happy Birthday, Meryl Streep!


"I can’t do the pouty sexy face that other girls do. I just look like I want to kill you. My pouty sexy face looks like a murderer’s face" 

Theater Challenge (9/10 Performers): Laura Benanti

Laura Benanti auditions for Peter Pan (x)