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Corey BrillAdjunct Instructor, Theater Studies


Corey Brill (he/him) has been working professionally as an actor for over 30 years. On Broadway, he recently appeared in Tom Stoppard's Leopoldstadt which won 6 Tonys including the 2023 Tony for Best Play. His other Broadway credits include 2012's Gore Vidal’s The Best Man (starring James Earl Jones, Angela Lansbury and others), Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo (starring Robin Williams, 2011) as well as the first National Tour of Sam Mendes's Cabaret in 2000. Corey has performed in theaters across the country:The Kennedy Center (The Glass Menagerie, starring Sally Field, 2005), 6 World Premieres at South Coast Repertory as well as plays at Actors Theatre of Louisville, Seattle Repertory Theatre, The Old Globe, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Hartford Stage, La Jolla Playhouse, Chalk Repertory Theatre, Young Jean Lee’s Theater Company, and Antaeus. His TV/Film appearances include playing Dr. Pete Anderson on “The Walking Dead,” “Chicago P.D.,” “You’re the Worst,” “Scorpion,” “Perception,” “CSI: Miami,” and HBO’s The Normal Heart. Corey is also an award-winning audiobook narrator with over 50 titles, loves tennis and is most proud of his family. BFA in Musical Theatre from Otterbein College & MFA in Acting from UC-San Diego.