Josh Young of Broadway's newest musical, Amazing Grace, talks about his character in the show, his dream role and his time at Syracuse University in this new interview!
For those who are not familiar with Amazing Grace, can you give a brief description of the show and your character?
What do you think keeps the audience rooting for your character despite the choices he makes?
Your character reaches an emotional turning point at the end of the show. What is it like to experience that emotion every night?
What do you want the audience to take away from Amazing Grace?
You also have a couple of solo albums! What is the main difference between working on an album and preparing for a show?
What has been one character you have portrayed that you felt the most connection to and why?
Where did you grow up? Do you come from a theatrical family?
What is your earliest memory of theater?
If you could play any role, regardless of gender, what would it be and why?
What are you most passionate about in your own life?
We see that you graduated from Syracuse University with a B.F.A. in Musical Theater! Can you tell us a little bit about your education? What was the most influential moment in your college career?
What is a piece of advice you would give to young aspiring performers?