In her featured roles in Broadway's Hairspray and Legally Blonde, and soon to be appearing alongside Stefanie Powers and Andre De Shields in the much-touted Gotta Dance, Tracy Jai Edwards is the embodiment of qualities necessary for success in any field.
But that wasn't always so.
Tracy is my former student. I was fortunate to discover this brilliantly talented young lady years ago while lecturing in Houston. In this candid interview, she describes her struggle and victory over fear, self-doubt, and the discouragement of others, and outlines the steps she took in her personal and professional life which led to her smashing success as one of the most remarkable triple-threats in the world of Broadway.