Matthew Gillespie

1. Name:
Matthew C. Gillespie

2. Town of Origin: 
Charleston, Illinois, U.S.A.

3. Has Lived in Hong Kong for:
6 Years

4. Studied at:
Eastern Illinois University, Roosevelt University

5. Medium:
Pre-Medicine, Child and Adolescent Psychology, Musical Theatre

6. Previous work you may have seen:
Artistic Director of DEER Theatre, I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change, 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Secrets Every Smart Traveller Should Know, Importance of Being Earnest, Bun in the Oven

7. Favorite Theatre Artist:
Ted Levine

8. Favorite Style of Theatre:
Musical Theatre, of course.

9. Pet Peeve in Theatrical Performances:
Obnoxious audience members who talk and gab and use flash photography; and, not being in the moment.

10. Quote of Choice:
“What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal.” --Albert Pine