Roar - Amanda Gorman

““I'm going to be a mighty king, like no king before...” These were the words I repeated to myself as I walked into the LA audition room where 100 other girls were trying out to be Nala on Broadway.”

Photo by Liz Linder

Roar

by Amanda Gorman

Moments before heading into tryouts for Nala in Broadway’s The Lion King, Amanda is belittled by competitor and receives questionable audition advice from her mother.

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