JOEL BROOKS has appeared locally in The Merry Wives of Windsor and Sex at the MET Theatre, and What the Butler Saw at La Jolla Playhouse. He has worked extensively in New York and regional theater, including the New York Shakespeare Festival, Manhattan Theatre Club, The Public Theatre, Playwrights Horizons, The Guthrie Theatre, and Meadowbrook Theatre. He has also spent many seasons at the Eugene O’Neill Playwrights Conference in Waterford, Connecticut. TV and film credits include roles on Ally McBeal, Dharma & Greg, Indecent Proposal, and many others. He is currently a recurring character on the new HBO series Six Feet Under.