Waiter/ Ensemble in A Christmas Story, the Musical
LET’S GET TO KNOW YOU…
Name: Gabriel Morales
DOB: July 10th
Hometown: I’ve lived here the longest so I guess Denver it is.
Education: Attended Colorado Christian University and the Los Angeles Film Studies Center
Day Job: Administrative Assistant/Receptionist at two local radio stations
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE…?
Musical: So many to choose from!
Color: Blue or Red
Book: “Stranger with My Face” by Lois Duncan or “Salem’s Lot” by Stephen King
Band: Not going to lie, I was totally into early 90’s boy bands
Song: “If It’s Over” by Mariah Carey
Beverage: I love herbal teas or Yerba Matte or Celsius energy drinks (actually any energy drink on two-show days)
Pastime: Hanging out with family and friends
THIS OR THAT…
Eggnog or Hot Chocolate? Hot Chocolate
Dogs or cats? Dogs
Sweet or Sour? I like both
Cake or Pie? Cake
Chocolate or Vanilla? I like both depending on the day
Coke or Pepsi? Pepsi
Coffee or Tea? Tea
Soup or Salad? Salad
City or Countryside? The City — I get lost if I have to be in the country (or the suburbs for that matter)
Summer or Winter? Summer
Mountains or Ocean? Ocean!
ANSWER ME THIS…
What’s your favorite holiday tradition? Making pancakes for breakfast for the family while watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade or Disney’s Christmas Parade on TV
You are stranded at the North Pole, what two items do you bring? The warmest coat I can find and snacks
When life hands you lemons? Be like Beyoncé and make Lemonade
Dream role to perform? So many… I just need a few directors to be brave think outside of traditional casting
Who is your hero? My parents – they definitely taught us the value of hard work
What’s your biggest fear? Any open dance call
What inspires you? Seeing a show by Phamaly Theater Company – their performances are truly inspiring and moving
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Hopefully back in California doing shows there as well
Why should we see A Christmas Story The Musical? It’s a really funny show, the kids in it are fantastic and it surprisingly tugs at your heart strings with some of the songs in it. Perfect to get you in the holiday spirit!
Any holiday wishes? Just wishing for good health and lots of love for friends and family