Brian Mulligan is an actor, director, and acting teacher. He also does private coaching for professional actors, and for students auditioning for college BFA and MFA acting programs. He is an Adjunct Professor of Acting at California State University, Long Beach, and in his 20th year on the Drama Faculty at Crossroads School in Santa Monica. Brian teaches both Hagen and Meisner techniques, scene study, audition technique, directing, and improvisation. He won “Best of Fringe” for his direction of EVOLUTION OF A KISS at the 2011 Hollywood Fringe Festival. Film acting credits include: WHITE OLEANDER, ARMAGEDDON, SOUL PLANE. TV acting credits include: TRUE BLOOD, CRIMINAL MINDS, SCANDAL, THE GAME, HART OF DIXIE, VEGAS, BIG LOVE, CHARMED and THE PRACTICE. Theatre: Off Broadway and numerous regional theatres in the US and Canada. Brian has done several national commercials. Training: MFA – Acting and Directing, California State University, Long Beach; Hagen technique – Uta Hagen, Carol Rosenfeld, HB Studio, New York; Meisner technique – William Alderson, Los Angeles; Acting, Studio 58, Langara College, Vancouver.