Full Name: Justin Harner
Where you were born/where you were raised? Effingham, IL
Your role within the [title of show] family: Larry
How would you describe your character? An under-appreciated wallflower.
If 5 words, how do you describe [title of show]? A jolting dose of comedy.
Favorite obscure musical referenced in [title of show]: Change in the Heir. Blink and you'll miss it! Just like the show.
Favorite musical: Company
Favorite show tune: "Betrayed" - The Producers
First musical you remember seeing: Oklahoma. Errrrrrrrr, Grease. Or South Pacific. Now THOSE were some great high school staples.
Go-to audition number: "Mr. Cellophane" - Chicago
Your personal idols: William Shatner, Burt Bacharach, and David Bowie. I've got the 60s covered.
Who would play you in the Broadway musical of your life? Jason Butler Harner. He's already got 50% of me in his name. And like me, you can't tell if he can sing or not.
Who would write the score? Ben Folds and Nick Hornby.
Something you're REALLY bad at: Filling out questionnaires in a timely manner.
Current local show you have been recommending to friends: All Our Tragic, by the Hypocrites at the Den Theatre.
Most played song on your iPod: "Kiss on My List" - Hall & Oates, as covered by the bird and the bee.
Three things you can't live without: Monkeys and Playbills and Playbills and Monkeys
"I'll never understand why…" it took me an hour to answer all the questions. And the answers aren't even that substantive!
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