Notable Alumni

You've probably heard of Brandeis alumni, such as Emmy Award-winner Debra Messing from "Will and Grace;" acclaimed playwright Theresa Rebeck (who's musical "The Two Orphans" made its premiere as part of the 2005-06 Brandeis Theater Company season); Loretta Devine of "Dreamgirls," "Waiting to Exhale," "The Colored Museum" and "Grey's Anatomy"; Marta Kauffman and David Crane, the creators of "Friends"; actor/director Tony Goldwyn; and Academy Award-nominee Marshall Herskovitz, writer and producer of "Traffic" and "The Last Samurai."

They're just a few of the thousands of Brandeis graduates who have found meaningful work in theater, film, television and a wide range of other creative careers.

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