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Brennan Caldwell is a NYC-based actor specializing in musical, classical and contemporary theater. He is a recent graduate of Yale College, where he earned around thirty credits performing in productions of A Midsummer Night's Dream (Bottom), The Full Monty (Malcolm), Amadeus (Mozart), and Sweeney Todd (Todd), among others. His performance as Hedwig in Hedwig and the Angry Inch won him the Jonathan Edwards Arts Prize for Creative or Performing Arts in May 2012.

Outside Yale College, Brennan has performed with various musical ensembles all around the world at venues including Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center and LA's Broad Stage. Brennan's performance with the Whiffenpoofs of "Grace Kelly" by MIKA on NBC's The Sing-Off  garnered praise from judge Ben Folds, who remarked, "Some things cannot be unseen."

In addition to theater and television, Brennan was featured in College Musical: The Movie opposite Sam Tsui and Allison Williams (HBO's Girls).

Most recently, Brennan has performed in readings including Mighty Five's Infinite Funk Odyssey (Supporting, dir. John Rando) through the Yale Institute for Music Theater and Zelda (Supporting, dir. James Alexander Bond) through the New York Musical Theatre Festival.

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  Brennan stars in the movie "College Musical" now available on iTunes:

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Brennan recently appeared in the St. Louis Stages presentation "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying":

http://youtu.be/g4bakhm0MpA

 


Brennan also recently completed his Theatre for Young Audiences debut for St. Louis Stages as Snitch in Disney's "Sleeping Beauty."


Twenty Five was nominated for four Indie Series Awards, including Best Comedy Series, Best Lead Actress in a Comedy (Alex Trow), Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy (Jessica DiGiovanni), and another for Brennan as Best Lead Actor in a Comedy! 

Twenty Five  

Watch first four episodes!

http://watchtwentyfive.com/episodes

Twenty Five is a comedic web series created by New York-based writer Josh Duboff.  It’s about three high school best friends who are reunited in New York City two years out of college. Beryl, an aspiring actress, has been dating a slightly doltish fratbro for about a year and is starting to feel restless.  Jimmy's (Brennan) doing the bloggin’ thing, scouring OKCupid, drinking a whole lot of wine . . . waiting for a "path" to become clear to him.  And wide-eyed/idealistic Taylor, the third member of their trio, has just arrived to join them in the city after two years working for Teach for America.

www.watchtwentyfive.com

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About Brennan

Brennan Caldwell is a NYC-based actor and is a member of Actors' Equity Association. He is a graduate of Yale College, where he earned around thirty credits performing in productions of A Midsummer Night's Dream (Bottom), The Full Monty (Malcolm), Amadeus (Mozart), and Sweeney Todd (Todd), among others. His performance as Hedwig in Hedwig and the Angry Inch won him the Jonathan Edwards Arts Prize for Creative or Performing Arts in May 2012.

Outside Yale College, Brennan has performed with various musical ensembles all around the world at venues including Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center and LA's Broad Stage.  Brennan was featured as the lead singer on "Grace Kelly" by The Whiffenpoofs of Yale University on NBC's The Sing-Off.

In addition to theater and television, Brennan appears in the movie College Musical (now available on iTunes) with Sam Tsui and Allison Williams of HBO's Girls and who will star as Peter Pan in NBC's live musical coming in December 2014.

Since graduation, Brennan has worked in the theater both in NYC and regionally on projects including Mighty Five's Infinite Funk Odyssey (dir. John Rando), Zelda (NYMF), Urinetown (Theatre Raleigh/Hot Summer Nights), The Hound of the Baskervilles (Playhouse on Park), and Shrek the Halls (reading, Dreamworks), among others. He plays Jimmy in the web seriesTwenty Five, a role which earned him an Indie Series Award nomination for Best Lead Actor in a Comedy, and is a writer/producer/actor on the upcoming web series, Off.

Agent contact:  the Roster agency, email: info@therosteragency.com, (212) 725-8459