Wow. From FREEwilliamsburg, via Defamer. Meet Brian Atene. Trained at Juilliard, cited here as one of the finest institutions of classical actor training in the land. In the contemporary sense, we find that to be true. However, this video would have you believe that it was a highway offramp educational annex catering to unemployed soda fountain installers.
As you marvel at this audition tape, consider where Atene works in the following characterizations into his monologue:
Actors: as this new millenium unfolds, this performance needs to be studied in depth.
The Rest Of You: If you've harbored affection for S.E. Hinton's novel The Outsiders, or the motion picture of the same name, you should take a minute to abandon all hope before you click the link.