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Neil Brookshire

 
Bio:
Born in Wyoming, Neil is an actor, writer, and visual artist. He earned a BA from Boise State University and an MFA in Acting from Northern Illinois University. Regional theater: Great Lakes Theater, Boise Contemporary Theater, Idaho Dance Theatre, Opera Idaho, Seattle Novyi Theatre, People's Light, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Born in Wyoming, Neil is an actor, writer, and visual artist. He earned a BA from Boise State University and an MFA in Acting from Northern Illinois University. Regional theater: Great Lakes Theater, Boise Contemporary Theater, Idaho Dance Theatre, Opera Idaho, Seattle Novyi Theatre, People's Light, ... (read complete bio)
 

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David Janeski, Aly Wepplo, Irene Ziegler, Suzanne Gray & Neil Brookshire Photo

David Janeski, Aly Wepplo, Irene Ziegler, Suzanne Gray & Neil Brookshire

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07/02/2014
The bachelor Benedick (actor, third from left, J. Todd Adams) is "busted" by his cons Photo

The bachelor Benedick (actor, third from left, J. Todd Adams) is "busted" by his conspiring cronies Leonato (actor, first from left, David McCann), Claudio (actor, second from left, Neil Brookshire) and Don Pedro (actor, right, David Anthony Smith).

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Date:
03/29/2013
Neil Brookshire (left, as Claudio) and David Anthony Smith (right, as Don Pedro) Photo

Neil Brookshire (left, as Claudio) and David Anthony Smith (right, as Don Pedro)

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Date:
03/29/2013
Neil Brookshire (left, as Claudio), Eric Damon Smith (center, as Balthasar) and David Photo

Neil Brookshire (left, as Claudio), Eric Damon Smith (center, as Balthasar) and David McCann (right, as Leonato) revel as J. Todd Adams (up, as Bendick) eavesdrops.

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Date:
03/29/2013
Neil Brookshire (left, as Claudio) suspiciously eyes his bride-to-be, actor Betsy Mug Photo

Neil Brookshire (left, as Claudio) suspiciously eyes his bride-to-be, actor Betsy Mugavero (as Hero) as an unsuspecting adjudicator, actor Eric Damon Smith (center, as Friar Francis) watches on.

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03/29/2013
 

Neil Brookshire Biography

Born in Wyoming, Neil is an actor, writer, and visual artist. He earned a BA from Boise State University and an MFA in Acting from Northern Illinois University. Regional theater: Great Lakes Theater, Boise Contemporary Theater, Idaho Dance Theatre, Opera Idaho, Seattle Novyi Theatre, People's Light, Cadence Theatre Co, Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival, Door Shakespeare, Renaissance Theaterworks, Peninsula Players, Tennessee Shakespeare Co., and ten seasons with the Idaho Shakespeare Festival. Feature films: The Pact and Coming Up For Air. Writing and producing: short films "Upper Fields," "Flesh & Blood," "Get in the Truck" (streaming on Prime Video), audio plays, "It Sounds Like a Christmas Carol," "The Dust of Death," "Nocturne." He is co-author and solo performer of BENT COMPASS.




Neil Brookshire News

BENT COMPASS by Neil Brookshire & Colin Sesek to be Presented at Cincy Fringe Photo BENT COMPASS by Neil Brookshire & Colin Sesek to be Presented at Cincy Fringe
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

Bent Compass, a solo show written by actor Neil Brookshire and combat medic Colin Sesek, is part of the Primary Line-Up at Cincy Fringe this June.

2022 Cincinnati Fringe Festival Announces Primary Lineup Photo 2022 Cincinnati Fringe Festival Announces Primary Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2022

Know Theatre presents¬†The 19th Annual Cincinnati Fringe Festival¬†- the region's largest and longest-running annual performing arts festival -¬†June 3‚Äď18, 2022!¬†A 14-day celebration featuring hundreds of live performances from independent local, national, and international artists, the Cincy Fringe is¬†Cincinnati's Summer Theatre Party. This year, our Primary Lineup Productions return¬†indoors and in-person, and is, as always,¬†Kinda Weird. Like You!

A ROCK SAILS BY Closes Peninsula Players Theatre's 2022 Winter Play Reading Series Photo A ROCK SAILS BY Closes Peninsula Players Theatre's 2022 Winter Play Reading Series
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 16, 2022

Peninsula Players Theatre present an in-person reading and a virtual audio recording of 'A Rock Sails By,' a new play by Sean Grennan, as part of its winter play reading series, The Play's the Thing. A reading of 'A Rock Sails By' will be performed in-person at Björklunden at 7590 Boynton Lane, Baileys Harbor, on Monday, April 4 at 7:00 p.m. to a limited capacity of 80 patrons. Advance reservations are required for both events.  

Three More Weeks to Catch ROMANCE IN D at Peninsula Players Theatre Photo Three More Weeks to Catch ROMANCE IN D at Peninsula Players Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2021

 Peninsula Players Theatre, America's oldest professional resident summer theater and Door County's theatrical icon, 'Romance in D' by James Sherman, performing August 24 through September 19. T

Casting Announced For ROMANCE IN D at Peninsula Players Theatre Photo Casting Announced For ROMANCE IN D at Peninsula Players Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Aug 14, 2021

This romantic comedy follows the lovable but awkward Isabel Fox (Cassandra Bissell) and Charles Norton (Neil Brookshire), two neighbors who develop a friendship while resisting their meddling parents. Meanwhile, Helen and George (Judy Blue and Greg Vinkler) unbeknownst to their kids, happen to start their own romance. 'Romance in D' is generously sponsored by Tim and Jackie Danis.  

Renaissance Theaterworks Returns To Live, In-Person Theater With THE BEST OF BR!NK BR Photo Renaissance Theaterworks Returns To Live, In-Person Theater With THE BEST OF BR!NK BR!EFS
by A.A. Cristi - May 10, 2021

As the final production of their 2020-21 season, Renaissance Theaterworks will present THE BEST OF BR!NK BR!EFS, a collection of five, fully-staged short plays written by women playwrights from the Midwest.

Weidner Center Announces Digital Programming For Spring 2021 Photo Weidner Center Announces Digital Programming For Spring 2021
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 3, 2021

The Weidner Center for the Performing Arts announces a new slate of digital events for Spring of 2021. Upcoming events include a mix of livestream and pre-recorded theatrical performance, concerts and speaker engagements presented on the Weidner Center's YouTube Channel. Out of concern for public health, all programs will be presented with no-person attendance.

Cast Announced For THE DUST OF DEATH Virtual Production Photo Cast Announced For THE DUST OF DEATH Virtual Production
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 20, 2021

Peninsula Players Theatre has announced the cast for 'The Dust of Death,' an adaptation by Neil Brookshire of Fred Merrick White's science-fiction short story, 'The Dust of Death: The Story of the Great Plague of the Twentieth Century.'

Peninsula Players Announces 2021 Winter Play Reading Schedule Photo Peninsula Players Announces 2021 Winter Play Reading Schedule
by Stephi Wild - Jan 15, 2021

Peninsula Players Theatre is thrilled to announce that The Play's the Thing, its winter play reading series presented to Door County audiences, will be offered virtually in 2021. 

Peninsula Players Theatre Presents IT SOUNDS LIKE A CHRISTMAS CAROL A Holiday Audio P Photo Peninsula Players Theatre Presents IT SOUNDS LIKE A CHRISTMAS CAROL A Holiday Audio Play
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 11, 2020

Peninsula Players Theatre has announced, in collaboration with Dirt Hills Productions, 'It Sounds Like a Christmas Carol' by Neil Brookshire and Cassandra Bissell will be available on the theater's website beginning on Tuesday, December 15.