The Brown Paper Box Co. presents CHARACTER BREAKDOWN: A Miscast Cabaret on Saturday, March 23 at 8pm. This one-night cabaret will feature appearances from The Brown Paper Box Co. artistic associates and former cast members performing as characters they would never play due to age, gender, voice type, race, etc.
Get to know Artistic Associate NICK SHODA (Godspell, The Brown Paper Box Co.; Pacific Overtures, Porchlight Music Theatre; Evolution/Creation, Quest Theatre Ensemble).
Q. What's the first word that comes to mind when you hear 'miscast?'
A. Me. Frequently.
Q. Have you ever been miscast?
A. Yes, though not egregiously so.
Q. Without giving too much away, what can our audience expect with your number at CHARACTER BREAKDOWN: A Miscast Cabaret?
A. Laughter, tears, and/or mild embarrassment.
Q. Upon first glace when you walk into an audition, what is your character 'type?'
A. The ambiguously ethnic youthful gay best friend.
Q.But what people don't know about you is .......
A. I'm secretly a 65-year-old WASP
Q. Current show running in town you're recommending to friends?
A. The Book of Mormon
Q. Last good movie you saw.
A. Sleepwalk With Me and How to Survive a Plague were both excellent!
Come see Nick in The Brown Paper Box Co.'s CHARACTER BREAKDOWN: A Miscast Cabaret on Saturday, March 23, 2013 at Davenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret. Please visit www.davenportspianobar.com for reservations and additional information. Tickets are $15 + a two-drink minimum.
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