Brian Tyrrell

Lecturer, Theater

M.F.A., Theatre, Purdue University

Old Main 343
5000 Abbey Way SE
Lacey, WA 98503


Brian Tyrrell earned his MFA in Theatre from Purdue University. Brian recently retired from Centralia College where he taught/directed for 25 years. He's the recipient of the Gold Medallion from the Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival for years of service to the Northwest Drama Conference. He's the co-founder of the Northwest Playwright's Alliance at the Seattle Repertory Theatre.  As an actor his work has been seen at The Oregon Shakespeare Festival, the Alabama Shakespeare Festival and on tour with the National Shakespeare Company in New York. He will appear in the movie Prodigy spring, 2018.