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" I did plays in high school and I really loved it, but I think singing was always what I loved most of all. "
" I would say if I was any type of nerd, it was probably a band nerd. "
" It's interesting to me because theater is, on any given day, 10,000 times harder than film and television. And that's not to say film or television can't be hard or challenging; it's emotional to do the same thing over and over and over. But in terms of stamina, there is nothing like an eight-show week to separate the men from the boys. "
" I love a band that has a banjo, that does group harmonies and yells out the word 'Hey' or 'Woo.' I live for it. "
" I've never seen 'Mad Men.' "
" I knew a lot about the Coen Brothers by the time I was 12 or 13. "
" In college, my voice never quite fit the classic ones like 'Music Man' or 'Carousel'. "
" I got my first kiss while watching 'Titanic', oddly enough, so I think I was more focused on that than the actual movie. "
" Every time I do a play, it's as if I've never done one before. I'm always confused. I always am convinced I'm going to be fired. I'm like, 'I don't remember how to act. I don't know how to do this.' And, it's just a very slow process, and then, all of a sudden, it's just there one day. I still don't understand how it happens. "
" I mangle phrases constantly. The other day I was chatting with my boyfriend and I said to him, 'He really sold him under the bus.' And he said, 'I think you meant 'threw him under the bus,' or 'sold him up the river.' "
" What I love about the Coen brothers - what everyone loves - is that they sort of toe the line of a truly dark comedy. "
" It's weird because I once lost a job because I had a chemistry read with the lead actor, and I could tell we had negative chemistry. He was very lovely, but you could tell. We had the chemistry of two chairs. "
" I've always tried to have a pretty discerning eye with the roles that I've picked, which is maybe why it seems like I take breaks, but really, they're not breaks. It's just that there's not as much out there as one would hope. I'm lucky enough to be able to be choosy sometimes. "
" I used to have a lot of recurring dreams about Captain Hook when I was a little kid, which I remember very vividly. But I think I just really liked Peter Pan a lot, and 'Hook' was my favorite movie. "
" It's not often that a strong female role comes across one's desk, unfortunately, but it's getting better. "
" I wasn't a very good student. I prefer to learn by experience. "
" That's what's so cool about 'Once:' There is a layer of darker stuff, but it's balanced by this incredible light. "
" I love movies, but I think people think relationships are supposed to go how they go in movies. The ones I like are the ones that represent life. "
" I don't think mixtapes will ever go out of style. "
" I've auditioned for musicals a lot, but I think my voice didn't really match what they were looking for. I went to school for musical theater for a year and dropped out. Legit musicals are not quite my forte. "
" I really like playing other people. There is no other feeling like it, to have a different voice come out of you and to have a different life for a couple of hours. I like being myself. But maybe it's like you ride a bike every day and someone says, 'For two hours tonight do you want to ride this Harley?' You'd be like, 'OK yeah!' "
" There's nothing like theater. It's really amazing. But it does take up all of your time. I would like to get into more film, just because I find it super fascinating. "
" I love musicals. When they work, there's nothing like it. "
" So many people I know are like, 'Nobody listens to Mumford and Sons anymore.' But you know what? I love Mumford and Sons. And I will listen to those albums, and I love 'em. "
" I've never been able to keep track of an umbrella, but then my dad gave me this fancy umbrella. It was in his car, and I had again lost some awful Duane Reade disaster umbrella. It was my first adult umbrella that wasn't from a drugstore, and I have left it all over New York, and every time, I went back to get it. "
" On film and TV sets, they let you sit down. Theater is like pushing a boulder up a hill each night. It's a fun boulder, but it's a boulder. "
" I'm only on Instagram, and it's under a ridiculous name, and I'm friends with, like, five people, all of whom I've had dinner with. "
" I grew up with a piano, and my aunt taught me chords. I played with bands in high school and I could do like, C chord, G chord, D chord; really simple, rhythm piano. "
" I think one of the funniest things about '30 Rock' is that Liz Lemon is sort of like Buster Keaton - she's always the fool, the joke is always on her. "
" This is a public statement: I'm in favor of mixtapes. "
" I love musicals; I just couldn't book one to save my life. "