Those additional classes boosted Taylor’s confidence and helped her land her first Broadway show just two months after arriving in New York.
Her advice to aspiring stage performers is to know your strengths and weaknesses. “If you have a great voice but you’re not so great of a dancer, go to some dance classes. You don’t need to be the best dancer — sometimes, you just need to be ‘good enough’ and your other strengths will get you through,” she said.
“You have your whole life ahead of you. You don’t need to be amazing at all the things right now. But every little bit and every day counts.”