Theatre Artistic Co-Chair
Brooke has spent the better part of the last 10 years working with students as a teacher, acting coach and director. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre Performance from UVU where she has the opportunity to work one-on-one with industry professionals including Jason Alexander and Sean Astin. She has directed productions for both Lone Peak and Hillcrest High Schools, including the national premier of “Husbands and Sons” (2017) which originally debuted at the National Theatre in the UK. Brooke has led Lone Peak High School’s Shakespeare team to many years of dominant victory at the Utah Shakespeare Festival’s High School Competition, including multiple Larry Lott Acting Scholarships granted for outstanding performances by her students. She remains an active member of her community theatre and has directed several productions including, “Dancing at Lughnasa” (2015) and “OZ” (2017). In 2014, Brooke directed a radically conceived production of ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ in Shakespeare’s birthplace, Stratford-Upon-Avon, UK, by invitation of the Royal Shakespeare Company.