Maren Morris’ Broadway goals are on the way in which to coming true! On Thursday, the 32-year-old nation music celebrity revealed that she received a name again for Wicked, after sending in her self-tape.
“I received a callback for Depraved,” she wrote in inexperienced letters on her Instagram Tales. “I’m in tears. What the hell,” she continued earlier than ending it with a witch-hat emoji.
“The Bones” songstress shared an up-close response together with her followers in a sequence of emotional movies posted on her Instagram. “Ya’ll, I actually don’t even care — sure I do — if I am going past this callback,” she stated by tears as she rocked sun shades.
“As a result of that is like, 14-year-old Maren’s getting to attain one thing that was by no means in attain, prefer it simply by no means felt doable.”
She continued, “So, thanks for being on this journey with me. We are going to see the place it goes. I’m simply actually comfortable. I like Depraved. I like Elphaba. I like Kristin Chenoweth. Thanks, Kristin, for uplifting me to only buck up and simply ship the self-tape in.”
Morris choked up slightly extra earlier than saying, “I don’t know what to say.”
The “My Church” singer additionally shared the information on Twitter writing, “I received a callback for Depraved. I’m in tears. What the hell.”
Chenoweth — who performed Glinda on the unique Broadway manufacturing of Depraved — reacted to the information. “You go child!! Informed ya you can do it!!! Xoxooxo.”
Morris initially shared her want to audition for the revival of the stage manufacturing in Might. Per week after sharing that she was going to ship in an audition tape — and telling one in all her followers that she “identifies closely as an Elphaba,” — the GRAMMY-winning singer shared a clip of her audition self-tape for her followers.
You go child!! Informed ya you can do it!!! xoxooxo https://t.co/c6L2sQIfcD
— Kristin Chenoweth (@KChenoweth) August 11, 2022
“Check shot for my self tape audition,” Morris wrote. “The THEATRE dah-ling IS JUMPING OUT. Truthfully, even when I don’t get the half, this was so enjoyable and I purchased a freakin’ backdrop off Amazon.”
In a sequence of follow-up tweets, Morris shared the distinction between her personal singing and prepping for the stage. “Additionally, as a singer of my very own music, I can belt, however not often. Elphie goes from falsetto to full voice in the identical phrase in 2 songs I’ve observed,” she wrote.
“INTG and No Good Deed she does this. It’s very technically expert and I can do it, however the concept of 8X per week is daunting!”
Check shot for my self tape audition.
The THEATRE dah-ling
IS JUMPING OUT. 💚
Truthfully, even when I don’t get the half, this was so enjoyable and I purchased a freakin’ backdrop off Amazon. 😂🙌🏼 pic.twitter.com/1cLze6qFYC
— MAREN MORRIS (@MarenMorris) May 22, 2022
In Might, the “Chasing After You” singer spoke to ET about her Broadway goals and the way Chenoweth inspired her to audition for the present — following Morris sharing her Broadway goals together with her.
“So this week, I used to be like tweeting ‘trigger I’m gonna movie and audition tape to be on Depraved or in Depraved on Broadway and she or he tweeted me again and she or he’s like ‘You’ve received this. I do know you are able to do this.’ So we’ll see. Who is aware of,” the nation songstress advised ET.
Morris added, “It’s shot in the dead of night however I believe I might be an excellent Elphaba for just a few months. I wouldn’t embarrass the present. I might die.”