Brendan is an 18 year old actor and singer who performs throughout New England.
You may recognize him from North Shore Music Theatre's 2016 production of A Christmas Carol, Spamalot or Spring Awakening at the Seacoast Repertory Theatre, or his performance as Arpad Lazslo in She Loves Me at Greater Boston Stage Company (IRNE Nomination).
When not performing himself, Brendan works as a Director, Music Director, and Vocal Instructor for kids ages 7 to 17 at Acting Out! Theater Company in Lawrence, MA.
In his (little) free time, Brendan enjoys working on his graphic design skills in Adobe Creative Suite and writing songs for the musical he is working on.
Last summer (2018), Brendan completed a successful run of The Who's Tommy at the Seacoast Repertory Theatre.
This summer (2019), Brendan will be regularly performing at Boston MA’s Faneuil Hall Marketplace.
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What did critics have to say about Brendan's performance
as Arpad Laszlo in She Loves Me?
"A face to watch"
Terry Byrne, WBUR
"Callahan inhabits the youthful exuberance of Arpad."
Nancy Grossman, Broadway World
"[His] lopsided smile and boyish energy had audiences won over far before his sweet rendition of 'Try Me' in Act Two."
Christopher Peterson, Onstage Blog
"One of the most talented high school actors working in Boston...a revelation"
White Rhino Report
"Brendan Callahan wittily [makes] Arpad's case for a promotion in 'Try Me'"
"There's a very nice job by promising young actor Brendan Callahan..."
Rich Fahey, On Boston Stages
“He was refreshing from the first minute of the play until the last second. One of Callahan's exceptional moments was his rendition of the song 'Try Me.'"
Bishop C. Knight, New England Theatre Geek
"Callahan's solo 'Try Me' is endearing."
All She Loves Me photos by Maggie Hall Photography. Pictured with Tom Gleadow, Sam Simahk, Aimee Doherty, Jennifer Ellis, & Robert Saoud.