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Brendon Fox

Assistant Professor of Drama




B.S., Performance Studies, Northwestern University, 1993

M.F.A., Directing, University of California, Los Angeles, 2009.


Teaching Areas:

Acting: Classical, Contemporary


Adaptation of Non-Dramatic Literature for the Stage

Theatre History

Professional Experience

Recent Professional Directing:

SHIPWRECKED! Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, 2013

THE ALIENS, FSU / Asolo Rep, 2013

COMPLEX, JAW Festival (workshop), 2013

OPUS, St. Louis Rep, 2014 (upcoming)

BRENDON FOX just finished a two-year stint teaching classical acting as Assistant Professor, 2nd Year Acting at the FSU / Asolo Conservatory in Florida.  He is a teacher, director, and producer who has worked around the country at a number of prominent regional theaters, universities and training programs.  He has taught and directed students at The Juilliard School, The University of Virginia, The University of Evansville, University of Northern Colorado, University of North Carolina, The Old Globe/University of San Diego Professional Actor Training Program, and the Academy of Classical Acting.  He is a former Associate Producer for L.A. Theatre Works, directing many acclaimed radio plays for NPR and numerous national tours.  He has worked as Associate Director at the Tony Award-winning Old Globe Theatre in San Diego for seven years.  Regional directing credits include: SHIPWRECKED!, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park; MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING with Dana Delany, Old Globe Theatre; OPUS, Portland Center Stage, Peninsula Players, L.A. Theatre Works; THE LEARNED LADIES, Texas Shakespeare Festival; ANGELS IN AMERICA (Parts One and Two), Playmakers Repertory Theatre; the L.A. premiere of THE LADY WITH ALL THE ANSWERS, Pasadena Playhouse; LOBBY HERO, FSU / Asolo Rep; LOVE’S LABORS LOST, Academy of Classical Acting; PRIVATE LIVES and THE PRISONER OF SECOND AVENUE (LATW National Tours); AS YOU LIKE IT, Weston Theatre Company.  He workshopped new plays at New Harmony Project and the Asolo Unplugged Series. He holds a BS in Performance Studies at Northwestern University and an MFA in Directing at UCLA. Reviews, pictures, and a more extensive bio can be found at www.foxdirector.com.