Brent Thiessen was nominated for two 2017 BroadwayWorld Awards in Best Actor and Best Featured Actor in a Musical categories for his roles in Disney's Beauty And The Beast, andThoroughly Modern Millie, respectively, for Drayton Entertainment.


An audience favourite, he has appeared in starring roles for theatres across his native Canada, including Theatre Calgary with Olivier Award nominated director Stafford Arima, and Theatre Aquarius with acclaimed director/ choreographer Michael Lichtefeld.


He received his training from Sheridan College and STEPS On Broadway, under 4-time Tony Award nominee Randy Skinner and Broadway legend Dana Moore. Brent lives in New York City with his wife, Jennifer.