Meet Joseph Anthony Foronda, who plays six characters in Stuck Elevator! Having received three Joseph Jefferson Awards for his work in Chicago, we think he can handle it.
Name: Joseph Anthony Foronda Roles: Boss’ Wife, Dancer, Elevator, Old Guāng, General Tso, Zhōng Yi Joseph Anthony Foronda Stuck Elevator runs April 4–28. Learn more about the production and order tickets. What are your preshow/postshow rituals? I try to arrive 1–2 hours early before our call time to relax, stretch, and go over any notes by walking the stage and audience area. What is your favorite thing about San Francisco? I have too many favorite things about the city. In no particular order: the scenic beauty, proximity to the Pacific, the food, the people. . . friendly and warm. What is your favorite Stuck Elevator song and why? "Delivery": it's the old-fashioned idea of communicating and having a relationship via the mail system; the contrast of "the patient wait" versus the immediacy of today's electronic "right now" mindset. Beautifully sung by Mr. Ahn and Ms. Arcilla. Six characters! How do you do it? I think, as an act