Coleman, 19, lives in Lisburn and is hoping to study Music
Theatre in London next year. He is a member of Fusion
Theatre, a youth theatre company based in Lisburn, and will
play the role of Bill Sykes in the up and coming show
-'Oliver' in March.
What do you like doing on your day off?
Driving to random places, for the day, after a massive
If you were to choose your favourite meal
what would it be, where and why?
Christmas dinner, at home because then you don't have to
pay, and I don't have to cook it.
What has been your proudest moment?
Standing on stage taking our bows after I played Chino
in West Side Story. I was just really proud to be part of
such a great show.
What was the most frightening moment of
Trying to move after breaking my back, feeling each torn
muscle pull on new parts of my spine. The fear of losing my
legs was beyond words.
How would you describe your taste in
clothes? What's the most you ever spent on a single item?
I try to look good and enjoy looking good. I would say
that I have a modern taste in clothes. The most is probably
on a pair of jeans at about �150
What would you do if you won a million
Invest �800,000. Take all my friends on holiday to
Amsterdam for two weeks and spend the rest on a new car.
What was your most embarrassing moment?
Accidently mitching off class in primary school,
discovering I had done so. I then hid in a bush on school
grounds crying until it was time to go home.
What music do you like?
All music from classical to contemporary. I admire
composers like Bela Bartok or Shostakovich. I listen to
metal bands like Sikth or Immortal. I don't have much taste
for accordion music, apart from Russian accordion music.
What sports person do you most admire?
Steve Redgrave. If a human being can train their body to
this level, then it makes me feel like I'm wasting a good
set of skin and bones.
Describe your best ever holiday. What
would your dream holiday be?
My best holiday was a weekend in Amsterdam. My dream
holiday would be backpacking across India.
What is your greatest remaining
To play principal roles on a West End stage. I'm not
sure which roles. as who knows what great theatre may be
written between now and then.
If you could spend a day with a
celebrity whom would you choose?
David Beckham, just to see what he is really like.
If you were stranded on a desert
island what three things would you want with you?
A desalination kit, my guitar and plenty of strings and
a football with some grass to stick in it for hair.
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