What is your definition of misery?
Sorrow without hope for resolution.
What is your greatest fear?
Losing my daughter.
What was your first “real” job working in theatre?
Valentine in Two Gentlemen of Verona.
Are you a good at waiting tables?
Which historical figure do you most identify with?
Who are your favorite heroes of theatre?
Hamlet, Septimus Hodge, Edmund (Long Day’s Journey)
Who are your favorite heroes in real life?
Dr. King, Henry David Thoreau, Ghandi
What do you consider the most overrated virtue?
What do you consider the most underrated virtue?
Your favorite painter?
Your favorite musician?
Your favorite playwright?
When and where were you happiest?
Birth of my daughter
What do you most value in colleagues?
Intellectual curiosity/spirit of collaboration
Is there a class in which you wish you had paid more attention?
If you didn’t work in theatre, what would you do?
What do you consider your greatest achievement?
Instilling a sense of global responsibility in others
What you’d like to be the world’s best at?
What book would you read more than once?
Shakespeare’s First Folio
Who would play you in a movie of your life? Why
Philip Seymour Hoffman. We look similar, and he combines a sense of thoughtfulness with a sense of integrity.
What sports teams do you follow?
Where would you like to spend a vacation?
Florence, Italy/ Maui
What car would you like to be seen driving around in?
What book is currently on your nightstand?
If you could see a great production of a classic play, what would it be?
If you could travel back in time to visit or live in any time in history, when would it be?
What actor will you see in any project they do?
George Clooney/Matt Damon