Brandon Zelman – Teaching Artist
Brandon Zelman is an actor, comedian and filmmaker from Brooklyn. He is a graduate of Fordham University at Lincoln Center. Brandon is a member of Story Pirates, performing stories written by children for the very children that created them. He was a theater director at Mill Basin Day Camp, as well as a Character Performer at Ripley’s Believe It or Not Times Square. Brandon is an improviser, with training from the UCB Theater, and can be seen around the city with his team, Hamford. Theater Credits include Woyzeck: The Human Experiment (The Mesh, dir. John Bezark) High Upon the Gallows Tree (Manhattan Repertory Theatre, Winner: Best Play 2012 Spring One Act Play Competition), and Talkback (Littlefield, dir. Niegel Smith.) Brandon has performed in the Aquatheater at the NY Aquarium, the Baseball Writers’ Association of America Banquet and the back of a coffee shop. He is also a founding member of Business Lunch Productions, producing dozens of projects, including BizLunch Sketch, a sketch program, that he writes, acts and produces.