Brad Burgess is the Artistic Director of The Living Theatre after having worked with friend and mentor Judith Malina for ten years until her passing in April 2015. He is also an OBIE award-winning member of The Living Theatre ensemble.
He is a founding board member of The League of Independent Theatre Fund, an organization of 120 plus theatre companies that collectively tithes and fundraises to support community driven initiatives. He is a founding board member of Sophie Gerson’s Healthy Youth with former councilman Alan Gerson, Fr. Luis Gigantes, and many other NYC community leaders, an organization that provides arts and sports programs both in and outside of school to underprivileged kids in the city.
He is an associate at The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center at The Graduate Center CUNY. He is development director for Erez Ziv at Frigid NY. He is a workshop leader for the All Stars Project Cops and Kids program with the NYPD.