There's an old adage that states "Behind every great man, there's a great woman". On Broadway, it might be more appropriate to say "Behind every great musical, there's a great leading lady". Five of Broadway's finest female vocalists celebrate the roles and musical selections that underscore the leading lady's influence on "The Great White Way".
Andrea McArdle - Broadway's original "Annie", Les Miserables, Beauty and the Beast, Starlight Express, State Fair.
Carey Anderson - Avenue Q, Mamma Mia
Leslie Kritzer - Legally Blonde, A catered Affair, Hairspray
Marissa Perry - Hairspray
Jeanette Bayardelle - The Color Purple