Who are you? Spiro Veloudos
What do you do? In theatre, I direct and produce
Where are you from originally? Springfield MA
How long have you been working in Boston? Too Long
Why do you stay? I love this city and New England
What’s your earliest theatre memory? Being cast as the Father in Father Talks Turkey in the sixth grade
What’s your first theatre memory in Boston? Seeing the Colonial for the first time
What was your first job in theatre? Actor
What’s the best meal you’ve ever had before a show? Sushi, but I try not to eat right before a show
What’s your favorite rehearsal snack? Coke Zero
Do you eat before you go on stage or do you wait until after your performance to eat? After
If you could change one thing about theater, what would it be? Auditions and Technical rehearsals
What kind of theater excites you? Name it. If its good it excited me
What advice do you have for artists just starting out? New York (and other cities) will always be there. Give Boston a try first.
The Boston Theatre Conference is focusing on the lively, lush and local aspects of our theatre community. What do you think? I think it is lively, lush and LOCAL (all for that one)
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