THE FRIDAY SIX: Get to Know Your Favorite Stars- RED ROSES, GREEN GOLD's Brian Russell Carey
Want to know what hooked your favorite Broadway stars to a career in the theater? Dying to know more about their dream roles? Their Broadway crushes? Every Friday afternoon, BroadwayWorld is bringing you THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with the best of Broadway and beyond.
What is the first Broadway show you ever saw?
The Little Mermaid when I visited NYC for the first time on a high school choir trip.
What is your most unique pre-show ritual?
I don't really have a lot of pre-show rituals, but I do take a moment before I go on stage to breathe, center myself, check in with my body and mind, and then go rock out and have a party!
What is your most memorable "the show must go on" moment?
One time I was downstage center, playing fiddle in a show and my bow exploded. Literally, all of the bow hairs detached and went flying everywhere. It was terrifying and exhilarating at the same time hahaha. I had the rest of the show to do, so luckily there was a prop bow on the set that I used for the rest of it. Ironically, in all of my years of playing, that has only happened to me twice, BOTH times on stage during a show.
What is the one role you want to play before you die?
Leo Frank - please please please someone produce a revival (but in 10 years so I can play him)
Who is your Broadway crush?
Heather Headley!! SHE IS MY QUEEN! HEATHER, I LOVE YOU SO MUCH!
Where can people follow you online?
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