Brad Hoffman (Alumnus)
Brad has performed in Classical Kids productions of Beethoven Lives Upstairs and Tchaikovsky Discovers America in numerous cities in the US and Canada. He has appeared in many plays, musicals, and operas throughout the Chicago area, including La Bohème (Marcello), The Beggar’s Opera (Macheath), Phantom (Erik/Phantom), Jesus Christ Superstar (Caiaphas), Beauty and the Beast (Beast), The Barber of Seville (Dr. Bartolo), Twelfth Night (Orsino), The Real Inspector Hound (Simon) and The Comedy of Errors (Antipholus of Ephesus). Brad has worked with Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire, Drury Lane Oak Brook Theatre, Illinois Repertory Theatre, Chamber Opera Chicago and Bowen Park Opera. In addition to stage work, he also has appeared on the concert and cabaret stages and on the small screen in a number of commercials and industrial films. Brad received a B.F.A. in Acting from the Professional Actor Training Studio at the University of Illinois and currently resides in Chicago.