Brent Deekens is an actor, singer, playwright, and occasional director/dancer. Brent's play The Currency premiered Off-Off-Broadway in 2015, and he continues to write for future projects. In addition to his theatre and occasional film/television credits, Brent's professional life assumes a variety of vigorous, cross-country positions which include (but are not limited to) data processing, transcription, copyediting, professional recruitment, location scouting, marketing, photography, video editing, dramaturgy, professional writing, and dabbling in the visual arts. Brent was born and raised in Richmond, Virginia where he remains a conscientious participant of the local arts' community amongst many irreplaceable friends.
I must preface this article to indicate that as much as I found this production of ALL MY SONS to be beguiling and devastatingly gripping, I found myself thinking, 'Wow, people just don't talk this way anymore. In fact, they really don't act this way anyone, either.' The play was written and set in 1947.BWW Feature: WINGS: THE MUSICAL at Firehouse Theatre February 7, 2018
In a swingin' cavalcade of big band excitement, director Tom Width and his sterling team of singer-actors, musicians and technicians have packed a real red, white and blue wallop! November 11, 2017
HILLARY AND CLINTON, a kind of seriocomedy written by Lucas Hnath, is about the Clintons... and yet it isn't. This piece is an interesting amalgamation of political intrigue and a science-fiction contrivance that takes us quite-literally out of this world.