Today on our blog, we welcome Mean Girls ensemblist Bria Jene Williams to Broadway and learn about her journey to the Great White Way.
What's your name and hometown? Bria Jene Williams from Fort Washington, MD.
What is your role/track in your Broadway debut? Grace Akinola/Female Ensemble #7
How did you find out you had booked the part? My agent emailed me that they loved me, and she asked if I had immediate availability.
What’s been the most surprising thing about preparing to perform the show? How quickly I've been able to learn everything. I'm usually very slow with picking up choreography, but I truly surprised myself with learning this beast of a show. I learned it in one week!
What are you looking forward to most about your experience on Broadway! I'm looking forward to growing as an artist. I see improvements already with learning this show and it's so rewarding. I can't wait to see the development throughout the contract.