Candice Brown

Candice Brown, theater faculty

General Info


Associate Professor of Theater

My goal is to listen carefully for the deeply personal and original voice of every student—to inspire and cultivate an honest, brave, and surprising creative artist.

Candice Brown joined the Conservatory in 2004 and is an associate professor of theater. She teaches courses in voice and speech in the B.F.A. and M.F.A. in musical theater programs as well as acting in the Musical Theater Dance Intensive summer program.

Brown is a member of the Actors' Equity Association, and is a Boston based-actor, director, and voice and dialect coach. Regionally, Brown has performed with Lyric Stage Company, Cape Rep Theatre, Actors’ Shakespeare Project, New York Theatre Workshop, American Repertory Theater, Utah Shakespearean Festival, Bristol Valley Theatre Company, and Three Rivers Shakespeare Festival. In addition, Brown has directed several productions for the Conservatory, including the Boston premiere of Theory of Relativity in 2016.

Prior to the Conservatory, Brown held positions as head of voice and movement at Wheaton College and voice and speech instructor in Brandeis University's M.F.A. acting training program. Additionally, Brown earned tenure at the State University of New York at Fredonia, where she taught voice, movement, and scene study, and directed musical productions and plays for five seasons. Brown is the owner and operator of VoiceWorks in Milton, Massachusetts, and coaches acting and voice privately in and around the Boston and New York area.

Professional Awards and Recognitions

  • Outstanding Faculty of the Year (Boston Conservatory at Berklee Student Government Association)
  • Tenure faculty memer (State University of New York at Fredonia)
  • Recipient of Best Production and Best Director awards for her work on Tissue by Louise Page
  • First Recipient (State University of New York at Fredonia Presidential Grant, 1998)

Recent Engagements

  • Escaped Alone & Come and Go and The Night Watch (Gamm Theatre, 2019)—Dialect Coach
  • Night of the Iguana (Gamm Theatre, 2018)—Dialect Coach
  • Pride and Prejudice (Trinity Repertory Company, 2018)—Dialect Coach
  • The Roommate (Lyric Stage Company, 2018)—Actor
  • Theory of Relativity (Boston Conservatory, 2017)—Director
  • Diamond Alice (Boston Conservatory, 2016)—Director
  • Tres Flores (Su Teatro Cultural and Performing Arts Center, 2015)—Director