Thea Vrentas

Name: Thea

Nickname: Thee, Von Thee, Theebles

Astrological Sign: Libra

What three adjectives best describe you?

Impractical, Passionate, Open-Minded

What animal do you identify with?

My brother says Black Bear so I guess I’ll go with that

What are your personal superstitions?

I do that thing where you knock on wood so you don’t jinx yourself

Favorite Book: 

One Hundred Years of Solitude, East of Eden, Girl with a Pearl Earring, Alias Grace, The Virgin Suicides

Favorite Album: 

Here Comes the Cowboy, This Old Dog, IGOR, Depression Cherry, Sky Blue Sky, Twin Fantasy, Basement Seance, Plastic Beach

Favorite Movie: 

UP, Lady Bird, Phantom Thread, Portrait of a Lady on Fire, Frances Ha, Brokeback Mountain, Ratatouille, Tangled, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Pride & Prejudice, The Nice Guys, There Will be Blood, BlackKklansman, Amadeus, Mistaken for Strangers, I have too many… 

Concert you most want to see: 

Radiohead, Wilco, Washed Out, The National… probably Doja Cat too. And if I could time travel, Johnny Cash and maybe some super old symphonies and operas. 

What songs are currently in heavy rotation on your playlist? 

“Out of Time” (The Rolling Stones);  “Funny Thing” (Thundercat);  “Like That” (Doja Cat);  “Finally Alone” (Mac Demarco); “Pepperoni Playboy” (Mac Demarco);  “As We Go Along” (The Monkees); “Une Barque sur l’ocean” (Andre Laplante); “M1-A1” (Gorillaz)

What books do you want to read but haven’t?

Invisible Man (Ralph Ellison) Middlesex (Jeffrey Eugenides) Wuthering Heights (Emily Bronte) Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)

Who is the most fascinating celebrity? 

Adam Driver, Greta Gerwig, Adele Haenel

Where are you on the political spectrum?

Liberal, but if I lived in Europe I’d be considered Centrist.