ABOUT Brett Olson is currently Instructor of Performance at the University of North Dakota where he teaches Acting, Voice & Movement for the Stage, and Stage Combat. He also acts, directs, fight directs, and designs the occasional set! Professionally, Olson has worked across the country at Crossroads Repertory Theatre, Empire Theatre Company, North Dakota Shakespeare, Gorilla Tango Theatre, Playhouse Theatre Company, Starry Night Repertory Theatre, and Okoboji Summer Theatre, in addition to 12 years at Minot State University Summer Theatre where he has served as Associate Artistic Director since 2019. Brett is a proud member of both Movement and Combat Educators and 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