Hello THAC Friends & Family!
Today’s post is dedicated to our Anything Goes Angel, Erica Lloyd. Peek our Q&A Session (below) to see how this MSU student stays inspired on her path to Disney after entering the world of professional theatre since sweet 16!
Get to know: ERICA LLOYD
LET’S GET TO KNOW YOU…
NAME: Erica Lloyd
HOMETOWN: Aurora, CO
EDUCATION: Junior at MSU Denver
DAY JOB: Besides being a student, I’m the news producer for MSU Denver’s weekly broadcast “The Met Report,” a tap teacher, and a princess for birthday parties with Wands and Wishes Occasions.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE…
MOVIE: “Miss Congeniality”
BOOK: Pride and Prejudice
SONG: “Pompeii” by Bastille
MUSICAL: “Brigadoon” has been my favorite musical after performing it at Town Hall in 2012.
PLAY: “The 39 Steps”
BEVERAGE: Diet Coke
THIS OR THAT…
DOGS OR CATS? Cats
HEELS OR FLATS? Heels
BOXERS OR BRIEFS? Boxers
COKE OR PEPSI? Coke
MAC OR PC? PC
SPRING OR FALL? Fall
SUNRISE OR SUNSET? Sunset
BEACH OR POOL? Beach
THE BEST INVENTION IN HISTORY IS? Coal. It has powered almost everything we use today.
WHEN LIFE HANDS YOU LEMONS? Make lemonade! Just don’t forget the sugar, otherwise that stuff’s nasty.
YOU’RE STRANDED ON A DESERTED ISLAND… WHAT TWO ITEMS DO YOU BRING? Books… Probably my Bible and “Pride and Prejudice.”
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN ACTING? I’ve been dancing, singing, and acting since I was very young, but I’ve been in professional theater since I was 16.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE ROLE YOU’VE PLAYED? I had the pleasure of playing Liesl twice: once at Performance Now and once here at Town Hall.
WHAT’S YOUR DREAM ROLE TO BE CAST? I would love to be Mary Poppins: she sings, she taps, she has a great dialect, and she flies!
WHO IS YOUR HERO? My hero is my late grandfather. He served in the military and he made many sacrifices for my family. He never missed a performance of mine, and now I miss him very much.
BIGGEST INSPIRATION? I draw inspiration from my friends. They push me to be my best, work my hardest, and accomplish my goals.
WHERE ARE YOU IN 10 YEARS? I will have worked for Disney, done a national tour, have commercial voice over work on my demo reel, and be a news anchor.
CAN WE FOLLOW YOU? FB? TWITTER? Yes!
Visit my website at www.ericalloyd.com.
WHY SEE ANYTHING GOES? It’s an uplifting, feel-good show that provides lots of laughs, beautiful spectacle, and great dancing!