Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun who is slated to star in the musical ‘Mamma Mia‘ opened up about her role and the auditioning process during a press conference that took place on January 12 at the Millenium Hilton Hotel.
The young artist began by saying – “‘Mamma Mia’ was always a production that I liked.”
The maknae of Girl Generation has shown fans many times that she is diligent and hardworking which shows even in what she says! She continued with – “I think it’d be a lie to say that I feel no burden. My responsibility has grown that much. It is simply an honor that I get to be in such a cool production like ‘Mamma Mia’ with such amazing and cool super veterans. I am of the thought to make a Sophie that is unique to Seohyun with a new energy.”
Regarding the auditioning process Seohyun revealed – “It was my first time at a formal musical audition. I was nervous, but I had a lot of fun preparing for the audition. I got to sing the songs from ‘Mamma Mia,’ which I always liked, and I grew passionate as I practiced. More than anything, I want to do my utmost with diligence.”
Seohyun also revealed what she did to get over the auditioning jitters and added – “On the day I went to audition, I made the diary of the mother. Thinking, ‘What would the mother’s diary look like?’ I created the content of the diary accordingly. I got to know Sophie as I made it, and it was fun. Seeing as how I had fun preparing, I was also able to have fun auditioning. I think it really became a good experience.”
We’re all super excited to see Seohyun take on the role of Sophie in the ‘Mamma Mia’ production!
In other news, Seohyun was also recently casted in the new drama ‘Moon Lovers’!