The Kennedy Center

Mandy Gonzalez


Mandy Gonzalez has thrilled audiences on Broadway, lit up the screen on television and started a social movement.
Mandy currently stars as Angelica Schuyler in the musical sensation Hamilton and as Lucy Knox on the CBS hit, Madam Secretary. Mandy’s vocal prowess sets a new standard—one moment, she can be soft and sultry, the next moment, she can shake the rafters. Mandy is a Warner East West Records artist and recently released her debut album, FEARLESS.
Mandy is also known for originating the role of Nina Rosario in the Tony award-winning show, In the Heights. Previously, she also starred as Elphaba in the Broadway production of Wicked—blowing the roof off of New York’s Gershwin Theatre every night. Mandy has performed in concert halls around world, most recently as lead vocalist for the Philly Pops.
Mandy is also an author—she recently published a widely-cited article in the Harvard Business Review on how to overcome one’s fear of public speaking.
Mandy is the proud founder of #FearlessSquad—a social media movement for inclusiveness and belonging. The movement connects millions of people around the world, encourages them to be their best selves and helps them empower each other.