Baritone Performing Member
Majors: Molecular and Cell Biology, Mechanisms of Disease Biology
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Why You Joined Singers: I was drawn in by a friend in the Underground Shakespeare Company!
Interests & Hobbies: Outside of Singers, my life revolves around science, literature (Dante/Shakespeare are the best), musicals/opera, and basic survival.
Favorite G&S: Ruddigore & The Gondoliers (Every G&S is basically the same so it’s hard to pick.)
Other Penn Activities: Ebola/Lassa research at Penn Vet, TAC-e, Phi Sigma Biological Honors Society, University Council Committee on Honorary Degrees, Biology Dean’s Advisory Committee, The Daily Pennsylvanian
Some Previous Roles: Charlemagne in Pippin, Sir Roderic Murgatroyd in Ruddigore, Elisha Whitney in Anything Goes, John Wellington Wells in The Sorcerer, Bert Bratt in How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Theseus in A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Dream Roles: The D’Ysquith Family, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder; Herod/Pilate, Jesus Christ Superstar; Audrey II, Little Shop of Horrors; Caldwell B. Cladwell, Urinetown
Favorite Experience with Singers: Christmas caroling, specifically singing “Jingle Bells” in the Button
Fun Fact: How to Succeed was my first musical ever!