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Brady Lea


Office 419

Courses Taught

Intermediate Acting


BA, Writing and Performance, New College of California


Kloons on Ice, 1989–1999

Make*A*Circus, 1994–1995

Nothing To Hide, 1994–1996

Awards and Distinctions

Emerging Playwright Award, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2011

June Anne Baker Prize, 2006

Heideman Award Finalist, 2011


What is your hometown?

Sumneytown, PA

What is your favorite recording?

Rapper's Delight (Swedish Chef version).

What are you passionate about outside of music?

Theatre, circus, cooking, baseball, travel, and learning.

Who were your major teachers?

Jim Cranna, Davis Robinson, and Avner Eisenberg.

What question do you wish students would ask sooner rather than later?

“How could I do better?”

Who are three students you have had the privilege of teaching?

Rodney Earl Jackson Jr., Ida Cuttler, and Lucas Baisch.