Department of Theatre

Jim Bray

Jim Bray comes to UNI from Ohio where he received his M.F.A. in Acting from Kent State University. He is a certified instructor of the Sanford Meisner approach to acting, originally training for two years with Don Biehn (graduate of the William Alderson Studio and The Goodman School) in 1997, then receiving his certification to teach under the tutelage of renowned master teacher Larry Silverberg in 2017. Professor Bray has been a proud member of Actors' Equity Association since 2001 working as an actor in NYC, with various regional theatres around the country, as well as touring stateside and internationally. He is an award-winning actor and director and can be heard on multiple recordings including the new musical, Sympathy Jones.

Jim Bray
(319) 273-6386
Assistant Professor