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11 Questions with the cast of Ah, Wilderness! - David Annen

By Anonymous (not verified) 9 Apr 2015

AH, WILDERNESS! David Annen in rehearsal for Ah, Wilderness! at the Young Vic. Photo by Johan Persson.

David Annen can be seen on stage at the Young Vic from 14 Apr - 23 May. Here are his answers to our 11 Questions…

Can you describe your character in Ah, Wilderness! in three words?
Three letters! E G O – Eugene Gladstone O’Neill

What are you usually doing 10 minutes before the show begins?
Checking the letters, cigarettes, matches, pencils, poetry books etc. are in the right place in my pockets

What is your favourite play (seen, read or worked on)?
King Lear (in theory), Into The West (in practice)

What is your favourite midnight snack?
Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups

What are you most passionate about?
London

If you could be in a room full of any one thing, what would it be?
Puppies

Favourite holiday you’ve ever been on?
Weyfest with my son

Favourite city and why?
Rome – culture, warmth, wine, ice cream, and history all over.

What is your favourite song?
Everything I Own by Ken Boothe

If you could have been born in any era, which would it be and why?
The next one. I’ll find out when I get there.

If you could have any one supernatural power which would you choose and why?
Flight. I dreamed of it once and woke happy.

Ah, Wilderness! runs at the Young Vic from 14 Apr - 23 May. Book now.