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Philly Fringe Vital Stats: Colleen Hooper

Posted August 18th, 2010

Name: Colleen Hooper.

Age: 31.

Where do you live now? East Falls.

Where were you born? Wilmington, Delaware.

What’s your show title? I saved this for you.

What was the first thing you stole?
A chocolate covered espresso bean in a North Carolina Supermarket.

What’s your favorite alcoholic beverage?
Blue Moon.

What was the last performance you saw?
Leana Song at Silk City.

What’s your favorite Philly intersection?
2nd and Market, preferably on First Fridays. It’s amazing for people watching.

What’s the worst thing you ever did for money?
Cold call telemarketing.

Who’s your favorite Phillies player?
Shane Victorino.

What’s your least favorite country [singer], and why?
Garth Brooks. I find that black-and-white dress shirt he often wears really annoying.

What’s the most disgusting thing you’ve ever seen on SEPTA?
A passenger eating a full McDonald’s Extra Value meal during rush hour.

I saved this for you is up from September 16 to 18 at the CHI Movement Arts Center, 1316 S. 9th St., Philadelphia. 7:00 pm, $10.

–Nicholas Gilewicz

Photo courtesy Colleen Hooper.