Brent is a past-President of Acting Up as well as being a busy director, set designer/ builder, and actor. He has performed in productions all around town with the Lebanon Theatre Company, Fairfield Summer Theatre, Middletown Lyric Theatre, Loveland Stage Company, Mason Community Players, and Greater Hamilton Civic Theatre. He has won several Orchid Awards for Excellence in Vocal Performance, Excellence in Acting, and Excellence in Musical Theatre Performance. Favorite roles include "Scrooge" in Scrooge the Musical, "Cat in the Hat" in Seussical, and "Albert Peterson" in Bye Bye Birdie.
Brent loves working with each new generation of young performers. He has received multiple Orchids for Excellence in Direction. Brent has also won more than 11 Orchid Awards for his set designs for Acting Up's productions.
During the theater “off hours,” Brent acts as an attorney for the University of Cincinnati.