Yasmin Paige in rehearsal for Ah, Wilderness! at the Young Vic. Photo by Johan Persson.
Yasmin Paige is currently playing Belle in Ah, Wilderness! at the Young Vic. Here are her answers to our 11 Questions…
Can you describe your character in Ah, Wilderness! in three words?
Strong. Skillful. Hungry.
What are you usually doing 10 minutes before the show begins?
What is your favourite midnight snack?
Pitta bread and hummus.
What is your favourite word?
Boobee – and affectionate term.
What are you most passionate about?
People and reading.
If days were 28 hours long, what would you do with the 4 extra hours?
If you could be in a room full of any one thing, what would it be?
Strawberry sweets from the cinema.
Favourite city and why?
Paris – it’s really pretty.
What is your favourite song?
Elastic Heart by Sia.
If you could have been born in any era, which would it be and why?
1920s. It was a point of big change for society, it must have been a real revolution.
If you could have any one supernatural power which would you choose and why?
Fly – so that I could be like a bird in the clouds and get anywhere. No more tube.
Ah, Wilderness! runs at the Young Vic until 23 May. Book now.