"I grew up knowing how hard it is to be an artist and have a kid; to survive on following your dreams and have multiple jobs and still fighting for your creative self. I wasn't blind to that because my parents went through it. I wasn't blind to the reality of being an artist."
We chat with Jasmine Cephas Jones about her favorite Hamilton memories, her childhood in the downtown theatre scene, and the lessons she learned returning to the stage in Cyrano, currently playing at the Daryl Roth Theatre.
Recommendation: D’Angelo's Voodoo album
Shout Out: Ephraim Sykes