Brent Knipper

  • Program Development Assistant

    Hailing from Dayton, Ohio, Brent received his Bachelor’s Degree in Musical Theater from Ball State University. While attending Ball State Brent performed in numerous plays, musicals, and cabarets. Notable performances included Robert in Boeing Boeing, Leo Bloom in The Producers, and the Soldier in Parade. He has performed in cabarets in Chicago, Indianapolis, Cincinnati and New York, where he was under the direction of Tony-Award winning actress Sutton Foster and composer/director Michael Rafter. He has worked on numerous new works and appears on Sutton Foster’s latest album, Take Me To The World. Brent has also worked as a performer and decor designer at King’s Island Amusement park.

    Outside of performance Brent worked as an education liaison in the Dayton and Cincinnati public school districts. He was also a recruitment coordinator for Ball State University’s Department of Theater and Dance. Outside of work Brent independently produces plays and musicals for the Off-Broadway and Broadway stage. Brent loves cultivating new work and giving artists the opportunity to express themselves and take risks on the professional level.

    E-mail: Brent@DCINY.org
    Extension 305