Brett Epstein is 5’6”, a Gemini, and pretty ethnically ambiguous. He’s originally from Connecticut & he received his Bachelors Degree in Rhode Island [Providence College; Theatre/Writing — cum laude].
Brett’s passionate about:
-Acting [former member of the Flea Theater‘s resident acting company, the Bats. Artistic director: Jim Simpson] [off B’way: Naperville by Mat Smart, w/ Slant Theater Project]
-Sketch comedy [two-time winner of TAPNYC Sketch Comedy Challenge – writer + actor both times, recipient of over $2,000 in industry prizes].
-Improvisation [Advanced Study graduate of Upright Citizens Brigade] [current: Will Hines' ASI at UCB LA].
-Writing [the longest-running show in #serials@theflea history is Brett’s episodic piece Slaves of our Lives] [Studio 42’s Unproducible Smackdown FAN SLAM winner].
Brett is a a pretty funny actor/writer/producer/person whose favorite activity in life is making others laugh. Brett enjoys root beers, the film Lake Placid and aviator sunglasses.
Also, Brett is writing this bio so Brett is confused why he is referring to Brett as Brett instead of “I.”
Unique traits: Woody Allen-ish, Jim Parons-ish, Joaquin Phoenix-ish. Comedic relief | funny best friend. Advanced level UCB improv + sketch.