Who is your Broadway idol? | Vanity Fair Theater Portfolio
Released on 03/27/2023
Jonathan Gruff and Lindsay Mendez.
If I could have an ounce of the emotional availability
that Jonathan does
and the talent and precision
that Lindsay does,
I'd be a very, very happy man.
My forever and always Broadway idol is Sutton Foster
who I saw six times in Thoroughly Modern Millie.
James Earl Jones,
She played Nora in A Doll's House with Sam Waterston.
Isabelle Huppert is an incredible actress.
I mean, obviously Barbara Streisand.
For me, everyone knows my love for Barbara.
She's like my lifetime idol.
But I would say my...
I love Patti LuPone.
My Broadway idol was Patti LuPone.
I'm a big fan of Lindsay Mendez.
I loved Patti LuPone so much
that when I was 12 years old
we had a talent show
and I sang Meadowlark from The Baker's wife,
and every 12 year old around me was like,
what the hell is this song?
And I was like, it's just very obscure
but it's pure musical theater. You guys
At The moment, it's Wendell Pierce
Oh, and Steven McKinley Henderson.
I just recently saw The Collaboration.
he's been in the business for so many years.
he gave me an insight on how to have longevity
in the business.
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