Professor Bradac, as chair of the Theatre and Dance Department, initiated Chapman's participation in the Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival (KC/ACTF) and hosted the organization on campus for its 30th Annual Region XIII Festival, drawing over 1200 students from 6 western states. He received the Excellence in Education Award by KC/ACTF for his work with the Festival. Over the past twenty-five years he has directed numerous productions for the Theatre Department with Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice his most recent in 2016, the first Theatre offering in the new Musco Center for the Arts. Prof. Bradac annually directs the Henry Kemp-Blair High School Shakespeare Theatre Festival, now in its 42nd year.
As an actor he has performed as Bottom in A Midsummer Night's Dream, Dogberry in Much Ado About Nothing, Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof, King Lear and Falstaff in The Merry Wives of Windsor, and formerly a member of Actors Equity Association and the Screen Actors Guild (SAG).