"I'm sure I sound a little jaded," she adds. "It's such an uphill battle, but I'm definitely still inspired. I feel at the top of my game right now. People always say, 'Just keep on going,' and it's true."
Walters may not have to wait for that break too much longer.
"I heard through the grapevine that Trey's thinking about accepting an offer to put Cannibal the Musical on Broadway with the original cast. I haven't heard anything confirmed by anyone about that, but I'm wondering if I would do that. I just don't know. But that will be kind of interesting."
So perhaps Walters's disparate talents could end up awarding her with big-time success after all.
"Oh, my God, that would be so funny," she says. "I make it by singing show tunes."