For the sixth episode of The Broadway Cast, Playbill welcomed Broadway stars Betsy Wolfe, Jenn Gambatese, and Mamie Parris. The leading ladies got candid about their discovery of theatre, the roles they dreamed of playing as young girls, their varying journeys to Broadway, and some of the challenges faced along the way.
Wolfe currently stars in Waitress; she has also performed on Broadway recently in Falsettos and Bullets Over Broadway. Gambatese’s Broadway credits include Tarzan, Footloose, and Hairspray, and currently, School of Rock as principal Rosalie Mullins. Cats' Grizabella Parris has performed on Broadway in School of Rock and On the Twentieth Century, and has toured the country as Elphaba in Wicked.
Listen to the latest podcast episode to find out how Parris deals with the pressure of singing the iconic Cats song “Memory” every night, and what medical emergency almost derailed Wolfe’s Broadway debut:
In addition to in-studio guests, The Broadway Cast invites fans and theatre pros from around the world to call in and participate—to chat dream casting, industry trends, news, and everything in between.