Alex Brightman Biography

Gender: Male

Alex Brightman is an actor and writer literally living his dream. He has been seen on Broadway in Glory Days, Wicked, Big Fish, and Matilda. Additional credits include the regional premiere of The History Boys at the Ahmanson Theatre, The Old Globe’s world premiere musical, Nobody Loves You, and Comedy Central’s “Important Things with Demetri Martin.” As a writer, he has written Make Me Bad (music & lyrics by Drew Gasparini); Everything In Its Place: The Life and Slimes of Marc Summers; and The Whipping Boy (music & co-lyrics by Drew Gasparini), an upcoming musical adaptation of the award-winning novel. This one is for everyone. Let’s rock.

Alex Brightman Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Drama League Awards - 2016 - Distinguished Performance Award
Alex Brightman, School of Rock
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Alex Brightman, School of Rock
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Alex Brightman, School of Rock- The Musical