Chase Martin, 17, of Willowbrook is a senior in the deaf and hard-of-hearing program at Hinsdale South High School and performed in the deaf drama club’s spring play.
Q: The drama club performed the play ‘The 10 Best Worst Things about High School.’ What is an example of one of the worst things in the play?
A: A girl fell and hurt her ankle at the dance.
Q: What was one of the best things in the play?
A: I was crowned homecoming king.
Q: In your personal experience, what were the best and worst parts of high school?
A: Academics were the best, especially English. And science was the worst.
Q: What are your plans for next year?
A: I’m going to the Rochester Institute of Technology in New York.
Q: What do you want to do for a living?
A: Be a business manager.
Q: Do you have any siblings?
A: I have an older sister, Kendall. She’s 26.
Q: Do you have any pets?
A: We have two cats and a dog, Sadie.
Q: What is your favorite local restaurant?
A: Chuck’s (Southern Comforts Cafe) in Darien
Q: What was your best vacation?
A: We went to New York City. We went to Times Square, saw a musical, ‘Les Miserables,’ and went to the 9/11 Memorial. The memorial was very powerful and sad. And it’s enormous.
Q: Where would you like to go that you have not been?
Q: What is your favorite TV show?
A: ‘Supernatural’ on the CW network.
Q: Do you have a favorite book?
A: ‘Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief.’ There’s a lot of action in the book and humor.
Q: What superpower would you like to have?
A: Super strength
Q: Do you have any pet peeves?
A: People taking things without asking.
Q: If they made a movie of your life, which actor would you want to play you?
A: Chris Evans
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