Brently Heilbron

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Brently Heilbron

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Primary Theater The Institution Theater
Years Active 1995-2000, 2011-Present

Brently Heilbron is an improv performer, director, teacher, and musician.


He has been performing improv and stand-up since the age of 15. At 17, he joined the original Austin improv troupes Monks' Night Out and Only 90% Effective. At 20, he won the very first Maestro in Austin. Since then, he has toured as a stand-up, emceed for Paul McCartney, Dr. John, and the Mighty Boosh and has worked with notables like Woody Allen, George Takei, Daniel Johnston, and Dolemite in his long, strange trip of a career. He returned to Austin in 2010 and began teaching "Stand-Up for Improvisers" at The Institution Theater. He has written all three sold-out Fuck It's Hot shows. The "Sex & Queso" run of Fuck It's Hot was the first show he wrote and directed for the Institution.

He guested with Girls Girls Girls during their Boys of Summer run in 2013.



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