AMDA Faculty since: 2016
Brian Allman is an actor, director and Artistic
Director of the Defiance Theatre Company. As an actor, Brian can be seen as a
regular in The Faery Hunt, a live
interactive children's show in Griffith Park. He has also directed productions
at a number of local theatres. Brian uses improvisational techniques to
facilitate team building workshops, classes and lesson plans for a variety of
major corporations. He believes that arts-based education programs support
literacy and character development.
Brian teaches Improvisation Foundations, Improvisation Techniques, Advanced Improvisation, Introduction to Long Form and Film & Society.
M.F.A., Theatre, University of California, Los Angeles
B.F.A., Film Production, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee