The Pickwyck had to opportunity to chat with Betsy Struxness of Broadway's hit sensation, "Hamilton" in this new interview! Take a look at the interview below to learn more about Betsy, her past roles and what it takes to be on Broadway!
Can you tell us a little bit about your background? Where did you grow up?
How did you first become interested in theatre? Was there a specific show or production you saw that made you say, ‘Wow. This is definitely for me’?
What is your all time favorite musical?
You have been a part of so many incredible Broadway productions; what would you say is the hardest aspect of being in a Broadway show?
Have you ever had an embarrassing moment on stage?
Let’s talk about Hamilton! It is, without a doubt, Broadway’s most talked about show. What’s it like being a part of this phenomenon?
What is your favorite scene/song in Hamilton and why?
Along with being a member of the ensemble, you also understudy Angelica Schuyler! Have you made your debut as Angelica yet? How do you plan on making this character your own?
Hamilton has struck a chord with so many people, in your opinion, what makes this show special? What do you think audiences should take away after seeing a performance?
If you could choose to adapt any book or movie into a musical, what would your choice be and why?
Is there any actor/actress that you would love to work alongside of in a show?
What is your dream role and why?
When you aren’t on stage, what do you like to do in your spare time? Any interesting hobbies?
If you could give a piece of advice to aspiring young artists, what would it be?