ABOUT A classically trained actor, Brett has enjoyed performing in regional and storefront theaters across the Midwest. Brett earned his MFA in Acting from Western Illinois University. He is currently the Instructor of Performance at the University of North Dakota. Recently, Brett was named Associate Artistic Director for Minot State University Summer Theatre. Favorite credits include Big Fish (MSU Summer Theatre), Anything Goes (Playhouse Theatre Co.), Young Frankenstein (Crossroads Rep.), Dr. Jekyll & Mr Hyde (Crossroads Rep.), The Games Afoot (Okoboji Summer Theatre) Julius Caesar Unrehearsed (Western Illinois U.) and the Chicago premier of A.S. Freeman's Love (Gorilla Tango Theatre). Brett is a proud member of the Society of American Fight Directors!
"Brett John Olson... was phenomenal." - The Western Courier "Accomplished and engaging... Brett John Olson is outstanding." - Indiana Public Media "Beautifully hilarious blend of physical and verbal comedy." - NWestIowa.com