Who are you? Andrea Southwick
What do you do? University professor of acting, Director, Actor
Where are you from originally? Barre, Massachusetts
How long have you been working in Boston? 23 years
What’s your earliest theatre memory? Handing out programs at the age of 5 with my Mum in our local community theatre
What’s your first theatre memory in Boston? Actually getting personal responses to my headshot/resume and inquiries about theatre here (after pounding much pavement as a young actress in NYC)
What’s your favorite rehearsal snack? grapes, bananas, noodles
Do you eat before you go on stage or do you wait until after your performance to eat? very digestible food a couple of hours before
The Boston Theatre Conference is focusing on the lively, lush and local aspects of our theatre community. What do you think? New, new, new! The creation of new theatre, new modes of theatre–bring the innovations going on in the conservatories and universities into the mainstream!
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