The Beast is Back- Get to Know New HAMILTON Star, Mandy Gonzalez!
As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Mandy Gonzalez, who created the role of "Nina Rosario" in the Tony Award-winning musical IN THE HEIGHTS and can currently be seen in the hit TV shows "Madam Secretary" and "Quantico," returns to Broadway on Tuesday, September 6 as the brilliant and beautiful Angelica Schuyler in the 11-time Tony Award-winning musical Hamilton.
A Drama Desk and OBIE Award-winning actress, Mandy Gonzalez possesses one of the most powerful and versatile contemporary voices of our time. Perhaps best known for her emotional portrayal of Nina Rosario in the original cast of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony Award-winning hit musical In the Heights, Gonzalez also starred as Elphaba in the Broadway production of Wicked. Most recently, Mandy has recurred on the hit Television shows "Madam Secretary" (Lucy Knox) and "Quantico" (Agent Susan Combs). Other Broadway roles include Princess Amneris in Aida; Lennon; and Sarah in the original cast of Dance of the Vampires. Other Television credits include guest appearances on "Doubt," "The Good Wife," "White Collar," and "666 Park Avenue." Film credits include Viral, Over/Under, After, Man on a Ledge, and Across the Universe. Mandy has performed with prestigious symphonies across the country and around the world, and is currently working on her first solo CD, set to release in 2017.
For those who have yet to experience the greatness of the Beast (as her fans affectionately call her), we've collected some of her most powerful performances below!