Full given name: Michelle 'Ma Belle' Alejandra Limon
Song: "O Bless the Lord, My Soul"
Where you were born/where you were raised: SouthWest Side of Chicago
Special skills: I can do a pretty awesome back bend and walk around like it's normal (Creepy? Yeah...sorry).
Something you're REALLY bad at: Whistling
Did you have any particular mentors or inspirations as a young actor? My Dad was a musician back in the day. He's kind of the reason for everything.
Favorite Chicago neighborhood: I'm bias because I just moved into Logan Square, so I'm kind of in love.
Favorite show tunes of all time: "Shine" from The Spitfire Grill and ALL of the music from In The Heights.
Favorite play: Marisol and Buried Child
MAC or PC? I never discuss Politics or Religion...or MAC/PC's in polite company.
Most played song on your iPod: "Good Time" by Owl City and Carley Rae Jeppson
Must-see TV show(s): Breaking Bad
Last good movie you saw: The Muppet Movie
Three favorite cities: Mexico City, Guatemala City, and Paris
First stage kiss: A lady doesn't kiss and tell....
Most Challenging Role ever played on stage: Dorine in Taruffe. She's just so sassy!
Three things you can't live without: Music, trees, and Nutella.
"I'll never understand why…": People just don't stop and listen, breathe, see, and love more.
See Michelle in The Brown Paper Box Co.'s production of GODSPELL September 20 - October 7, 2012 at Collaboraction Studio 300 in the Flat Iron Arts Building, 1579 North Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago. For tickets and additional information, visit brownpaperbox.org.
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