Meet Broadway Wiz Bright Star, Selethel from Tampa Bay.
Her favorite thing about theatre is how welcoming it is for every person and she would love to sing a duet with Ben Fankhauser.
On average, how many Broadway shows do you see a year?
Too many to count
Favorite Broadway show:
There are too many 🙂
All-time favorite performer:
Songs you like to belt in the shower:
Hairspray and Phantom
Favorite piece of theater memorabilia you own:
A Carol Channing Hello Dolly Playbill and a Barbra Streisand Funny Girl Playbill!!!!!!
Most memorable performance you’ve ever seen:
Finding Neverland on Broadway and on tour.
Best interaction you have had with another theater fan:
Sharing my dessert with another fan at 54 Below.
Why do you love theater?
Theatre is welcoming of every person and the high I get from hearing the music rivals nothing else.
Peter Pan, Ado Annie, Annie Oakley, Kate Monster, Brett (Calvin Berger), Florence (Chess), Penny (Hairspray), and so . many more that we’d be here for hours if I kept going.
Best stagedoor or backstage experience?
J.M. Iglehart took me and my best friend backstage at Aladdin.
Favorite spots in NYC:
Anywhere with grass and/or up high.
If you could sing a duet or perform a scene with any Broadway star, who would it be?
Did you ever fangirl when you met an actor/performer?:
I wish, I keep a cool head.
Favorite thing about Broadway Wiz?
The stories and the interviews.
What would your super power be?
Besides theater, what are some of your other passions or hobbies?
Reading, playing sports, sleeping, puzzles, learning anything, singing, dancing, driving, traveling, history
Anything else you would like to share? Funny stories, weird facts about yourself, cool talents?
I have a unique name so when I meet theatre people I am always pleasantly surprised when they greet me by name.