Brennan Pickman-Thoon Biography

 
Birth Place:
San Francisco
Bio:
Brennan hails from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he grew up training with A.C.T., Berkeley Rep, Marin Theater Company, and more. At age 9, he joined the national touring company of Les Miserables, as the lovable urchin Gavroche. As a teenager, he acted with California Shakespeare Theater in ... (read more)
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Birth Place: San Francisco

Bio:
Brennan hails from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he grew up training with A.C.T., Berkeley Rep, Marin Theater Company, and more. At age 9, he joined the national touring company of Les Miserables, as the lovable urchin Gavroche. As a teenager, he acted with California Shakespeare Theater in ... (read more)

Brennan hails from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he grew up training with A.C.T., Berkeley Rep, Marin Theater Company, and more. At age 9, he joined the national touring company of Les Miserables, as the lovable urchin Gavroche. As a teenager, he acted with California Shakespeare Theater in their mainstage productions of Julius Caesar and The Winter's Tale. He graduated with honors from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, where he earned a BFA in Drama and trained at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting. Some favorite New York credits include The Mormon Bird Play (New York International Fringe Festival), The Lion in Winter, and Aesop's Fables (Phoenix Theater Ensemble). He also wrote, produced, and directed a one-act comedy, God's Last Day, which won Best Short Play in the 2015 Unchained Theater Festival. After returning to San Francisco, Brennan appeared in The Cutting Ball Theater's Ph dre (SFBATCC Nomination: Actor in a Supporting Role), and starred as the titular Timon of Athens (TBA Nomination: Actor in a Principal Role). Other recent Bay Area credits: Hamlet (Marin Shakespeare Company), Hecuba/Helen (Stanford Repertory Theatre), Outspoken (New Conservatory Theater Center), #bros (Faultline Theater), The Speakeasy (Boxcar Theater), Flashplays (Playwrights Foundation). In April, he can be seen as Tennessee Williams in New Conservatory Theater Center's The Gentleman Caller. In July, he'll be back at Marin Shakespeare Company as Claudio in Measure for Measure. Brennan is an EMC candidate and is represented by NYLO Talent Agency.