Every third Wednesday of the month, a fabulous actor/singer/dancer fills out contributor Tom Mizer’s nosey little questionnaire and offers a glimpse of what he looks like from a bit closer than the mezzanine. For August, we’re getting back to nature with our man of the month…
Name: Erik Altemus
Hometown: San Ramon, California
Current Show/Role: Pippin / Lewis (Pippin us)
The best part of the show I’m working on now is: The blend of musical theater and circus.
The most challenging job in show business I ever had was: Playing Kurt in The Sound Of Music with a 105-degree temperature. Thanks to my Mom for the intermittent cold presses and TLC.
If I wasn’t a performer, I would be: A professional wild food forager!
Places, Intermission or Curtain Call? Curtain Call, straight up.
The best post-show cocktail in New York City is at: The Men’s Dressing Room at the Music Box Theatre.