Robbins made his Broadway debut as Eugene in the 2009 revival of Neil Simon's Brighton Beach Memoirs. He was nominated for a Clive Barnes Award for his recent performance in Jonathan Tolins' Secrets of the Trade at Primary Stages.
|Full given name:||Noah Gabriel Danoff Robbins|
|What your parents do for a living:||Mom is a writer and film documentarian, and Dad is a lawyer.|
|Current audition song/monologue:||The opening scene of "8 Mile"|
|Something you're REALLY bad at:||I’ve lost the ability to throw a Frisbee. I used to be able to, but now I can’t. It’s depressing.|
|First Broadway show you ever saw:||Probably Cats.|
|If you could go back in time and catch any show, what would it be?||A Streetcar Named Desire|
|Current show you have been recommending to friends:||Arcadia!!!|
|Favorite showtune of all time:||"Master of the House"|
|Some favorite musicals:|| Les Miserables
In the Heights
Also, if Arcadia were a musical, that would be my favorite, too.
|Favorite contemporary plays:|| The Pillowman
And, oh yes, Arcadia
|Some actors you admire:||Everyone in the cast of Arcadia. Also, Anthony Hopkins, Al Pacino, Dustin Hoffman and Gene Hackman.|
|Stage or screen star of the past you would most love to have performed with:||Donald O’Connor|
|MAC or PC?||MAC|
|Most played song on your iPod:||"The Modern Leper" by Frightened Rabbit. I’m a hipster.|
|Most-visited websites:||Facebook. Speaking of which, I’m gonna check mine. Okay, I’m back.|
|Favorite YouTube video:||"Drinking Out of Cups"|
|Last book you read:||"Essays" by Michel de Montaigne, although I wouldn’t say I read it.|
|Must-see TV shows:|| "Breaking Bad"
Arcadia. That doesn’t really apply, but whatever.
|Last good movie you saw:||I watched "The Dark Knight" for the 57th time the other day. That was pretty awesome.|
|Funniest movies of all time:|| "Ghostbusters"
"Wet Hot American Summer"
|Performer you would drop everything to go see:||Geoffrey Rush|
|Pop culture guilty pleasure:||"Real Housewives of New Jersey"|
|Three favorite cities:||New York, The Big Apple, and The City That Never Sleeps|
|Favorite team:||San Francisco Giants. WE WON!|
|First CD/Tape/LP you owned:||A mix that my brother made for me, which included, among other things, "Blue" by Eiffel 65.|
|First memory performing for an audience:||As the Scarecrow in my elementary school production of The Wizard of Maryland, a take-off on The Wizard of Oz. It was epic.|
|First stage kiss:||None as of yet. Gotta get on that.|
|Favorite or most memorable onstage role as a child/teenager:||As a dwarf in a Snow White adaptation at the Kennedy Center.|
|How you got your Equity card:||Brighton Beach Memoirs, 2009.|
|Favorite pre-show meal:||A big bowl of mac and cheese, homemade.|
|Favorite liquid refreshment:||Mountain Dew|
|Pre-show rituals or warm-ups:||Walking around and annoying the other cast members.|
|Who would play you in the movie?||Definitely Christoph Waltz.|
|Leading man role you've been dying to play:||Will Hunting in "Good Will Hunting"|
|Career you would want if not a performer:||Teacher|
|Three things you can't live without:||Sleep, Froot Loops, and sleep.|
|Something about you that surprises people:||My good looks|
|"I'll never understand why…"||... the real housewives can't all get along.|