Leave a comment below! Now, I know almost nothing about musical theater or theater in general, for that matter. Complete success. Suddenly, there were many people clapping for her. Performer: Ramin Karimloo. This tweet made my day! “Hi.” He said. I guess I hadn’t been the only one who had heard this heavenly voice singing. “Don’t you dare go anywhere!”. Some of my favorite moments include “Empty Chairs at Empty Tables,” “A Little Fall of Rain,” “Death of Gavroche” (just devastating), “Bring Him Home,” “Drink with Me,” “Javert’s Suicide,” and the finale—which reduced me to a puddle of tears. It was the most angelic voice I had ever heard sing. The reason I want you both to come in is so that we can see the chemistry that she has with both of you. I had felt an instant connection with both of them. Kathy and I decided to re-write lyrics to the song “One Day More” and tweet a video to Mientus—expressing our hope to meet him. “For the audition, I want you to learn Beneath a Moonless Sky. I quickly scurried into my dressing room so that Sierra wouldn’t think I had been eavesdropping in on their conversation. I’m Hannah.”. I want Simon to hear you sing.”. When Sierra was gone, I quickly went into my dressing room and grabbed my pocketbook. “Oh, did I do something wrong?” I asked. The revival recruited top-notch performers including Ramin Karimloo, Will Swenson, Nikki M. James, and—my personal favorite—Andy Mientus (previously on NBC’s Smash). I loved getting to be in Love Never Dies. As a musical theatre dork and PR pre-professional, I’d call April 2nd a total win. When I looked out at the theatre, I couldn’t believe how beautiful it was. As she walked over to me, I couldn’t take my eyes off of her. Maybe she knew who I was talking about. Just as I was about to go into the dressing room to get my pocketbook, I heard what sounded like arguing coming from Ramin’s room. She was singing confidently. Keep reading to find out more. “I don’t think we’re supposed to practice together.” She told me. Not to mention, I was beyond excited to see Andy Mientus in his Broadway debut! I may not have thought so for the longest time, but I knew I really did want to. “Do you think she’s better than me?” She asked me. What I didn’t know was that I had really seen someone. As we were on our way out, I realized I had left my pocketbook in our dressing room. “Her name’s Hannah.” I told him. “Just pretend like we’re not even here.”. “Are you alright, Ramin?” My understudy, Ben Lewis, asked me as he waved his arm in front of my face. But I didn’t know what I was more excited about: auditioning in front of Andrew or getting to sing with both Ramin and Ben. Why do you wanna know?”, “She’s an amazing singer.” I told her. After a moment, Ramin finally spoke up. “Why is that a good thing?” I asked her. We had since become good friends. At 12, he ... Video: Watch Ramin Karimloo Host Phantom Afterparty- Live Now! Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. We shared the dressing room with a couple of other girls, but I didn’t want to leave it there. “Don’t be nervous.” Simon then told her. I had been there once before, when Hairspray was playing there, but for some reason, I didn’t remember it being this beautiful. It was 12. Let’s go get changed.”, “You go ahead.” I told her. Have any crazy stage door experiences after a Broadway show? “Yeah.” I told him, breaking out of my trance. “But I know I’m not that good.”. So, what did ya think of her singing?”, “Well, I understand why you thought she should be an understudy for Sierra.” I told him. “Okay.” I told her. I knew I had to find out who it was that was singing. Born on September 19, 1978 in Tehran, Iran, Ramin Karimloo is an Iranian-Canadian singer and actor, best known for his work in musicals. “Come in.” She said after I knocked on the door. She knew why I hadn’t sang a solo in front of a lot of people in a long time. and even pictures with Anthony Rapp (slightly awkward due to our distance from him…but loved nevertheless!). It’s one of the best fanfics, real life or otherwise, I’ve ever read. Ramin Karimloo and Sierra Boggess had there rooms right beside each other. A/N: Well, what did you think? “Do you wanna go to lunch?’ She asked me. It was 20 years ago I walked up the stairs here @pineappledancestudios with a handwritten resume full of credits that never exsisted and photocopy of a #polaroid for an #audition. However, after a bit, I began to sing more confidently. When I got to the wings, I noticed that it was one of the members of the ensemble who was singing. Thankfully he was okay with it. I had to tell her about that girl who had been singing onstage after rehearsal. Ben had been the original Phantom in the Australian production. “Anyways, don’t you think he would want you to sing solos again?”. Even though I still wasn’t ready, I knew Jess well enough not to fight her on this one. Bio . I had figured that he had probably been there for the auditions for the major roles, but I hadn’t been positive. As I was walking back to get my pocketbook, I looked at all the names on the dressing room doors. Ramin Karimloo of Les Misérables. I am also somewhat basing the character of Jessica on my best friend. Even though I didn’t know who she was, I had seen her practicing with the ensemble. Born on September 19, 1978 in Tehran, Iran, Ramin Karimloo is an Iranian-Canadian singer and actor, best known for his work in musicals. As it had come out of my mouth, I had realized that she probably was not the drinking type. Here’s what we came up with: “We did not live until today / With your death on Smash we sadly parted / Today our troubles go away / For at the stage door, our friendship started / Just one selfie / Please come out / The stage door” ©. “By no means did you do anything wrong. It was almost a quarter till 2 and Hannah still wasn’t back. But as I watched her, she didn’t seem like the same girl. First of all, Les Miz never fails to take my breath away—Broadway in general never fails to take my breath away. I knew that she was probably going over her lines. “Well, yesterday, you probably wouldn’t have even been able to give me a pretty good description of her.” She said. Sierra and I had become like brother and sister. “Hey Ramin. “Oh yes they would.” He said. “Yes, you are.” Ramin and I both said at the same time. I’ve asked Simon to listen to her sing. Especially, since Andrew Lloyd Webber was going to be there. The revival recruited top-notch performers including Ramin Karimloo, Will Swenson, Nikki M. James, and—my personal favorite—Andy Mientus (previously on NBC’s Smash). Special thanks to Andy Mientus for totally making my day–again! After I had grabbed it, I then locked the door. A/N: Hi guys! Do our decisions determine our destinies, or do our destinies demolish our decisions? She always liked to stay a little longer after practice and go over her lines. I had two hours to eat a nice lunch without hurrying. “I’ll meet you outside.”. “No thanks.” She said. “She’s part of the ensemble, but I think she should be an understudy for Sierra as well. Thankfully, Kathy and I were able to get pictures with our favorites…. Karimloo, who has a resume, an agent, drama courses and an acting credit with a local theatre under his belt, is anxious to know if he is on the right track.