PLAYBILL.COM'S CUE & A: Christopher Sieber

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Christopher Sieber — star of Broadway's new musical Shrek — fills out's questionnaire with random facts, backstage trivia and pop culture tidbits.
Christopher Sieber
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Full given name:
Christopher Laverne Sieber....yes, Laverne....Imagine growing up in the 70's when there was a hit show on television with a character of the same name.......HILARIOUS!!!
Hometown: Wyoming, Minnesota...population at the time? 642!
Zodiac sign: Aquarius
Audition song: I will never's a secret!
Special skills: I used to be able to eat a Big Mac in 2 bites...that, and renovating stuff...
First Broadway show ever saw: Speed-The-Plow with Madonna - my 1st lead role years later was at the same theatre!
If you could go back in time and catch any Broadway show, what would it be? 1st ever of West Side Story....oh, to hear that!!
Favorite showtune: "Gimme Gimme" from Thoroughly Modern Millie... and I am not saying that because I'm working with Sutton and Jeanine!!
MAC or PC? MAC....I was PC, I learned, you don't have to wait 10 minutes for your computer to "log on" and "boot up" much happier!
Most played song on your iPod: Dinah Washington "Destination Moon" So much fun! listen to it! you will love it!
Last book you read: David Sedaris, "When You Are Engulfed in Flames"
Must-see TV show: anything with car crashes and "caught on tape" it!
Last good movie you saw: "The Wizard of Oz"
Favorite board/card game: I love "Sorry" and black jack, and roulette.
Pop culture guilty pleasure: Watching the "reality stars" doing the talk shows and failing! Kim Kardashiwho? Barbara Walters was my hero when she asked her "what are you doing here? and Why are you famous?" on "The View." Kim was speechless! love it!
First stage kiss: Awkward ... 10th grade Once Upon a Mattress ... in front of people!
Favorite post-show meal: something sandwichy.....usually light, and lots of Coffee!
How you got your Equity card: I won it at a Blackjack Table ...
Worst onstage mishap: Spamalot, Black Knight - right before Tim Curry was to slice my legs off, I lost my grip and they fell. Luckily, it was an obvious gaff, and the audience loved it. But, there are too many here to mention!
Who have you played on "Law & Order"? Which edition? How Dare YOU!!!!!!!! That, Sir, is a personal attack!
Worst costume ever: Not one.....but, uncomfortable? Black Knight in Spamalot
Cats or dogs? Our Parrot, an African Grey...Khoi Khoi..
Favorite cereal: Always will be frosted Lucky Charms! They really are magically delicious!
Who would play you in the movie? Brian d'Arcy James
Worst job you ever had: I was Twinkie The Kid at a grocery store for a weekend. It was awful! I was kicked by kids all day!
TV or commercial gig you most enjoyed: "Two of a Kind" with the Olsen twins...still a great show...
Leading man role you've been dying to play: Professor Harold Hill in The Music Man... that and Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes!
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