Joel Brandwine


Assistant Professor, Technical Production


BFA, Boston University




Joel Brandwine has been working as a technical director, production carpenter, automation technician, and rigger for over 20 years. His Broadway credits include Jersey Boys, American Idiot, Legally Blond, Catch Me if You Can, Cinderella, American Psycho, 9 to 5, and Evita. His touring credits include Riverdance, the 25th Anniversary Tour, Beautiful; The Carol King Musical, Blast and Jersey Boys. During his time in New York, Joel worked at some of the premier Off-Broadway stages such as Second Stage, New York Theatre Workshop, The Signature Theatre, Roundabout Theatre Company, Manhattan Theatre Club, and The Atlantic Theatre Company. He was the technical director at Cedar Lake Dance Company and the shop foreman at the Julliard School. Additional credits include Williamstown Theatre Festival, Maine State Music Theatre, The Huntington Theatre Company, American Repertory Theatre, PRG, The Silk Road Ensemble, and Holland America Cruise Lines through Showman Fabricators. Previous to Boston University, he taught Stage Craft at Purchase College. In other news, Joel is the Chairman of the Mansfield Municipal Airport Commission.