MAY 17-JUNE 29, 2013
I will be directing Marc Acito's Birds of a Feather at New Conservatory Theatre Center in San Francisco.
I will be directing Garret Groenveld and Don Seaver's musical The Slow Waking at Berkeley Rep on Monday January 21st, 2013 as part of Playground's Musical Month.
My short play Put it on Vibrate will be performed at the SF Theatre Pub's Pint Sized Plays in July. It will be directed by Julia Heitner and it includes sex toys and beer. What's not to like?
A short play of mine, Bench, Slightly Left will be produced by the 06 Ensemble, directed by Jeffrey Lo on Saturday June 30, 2012 at Dragon Theatre. All proceeds will benefit the East Bay Children's Book Project.
I'm producing a benefit for AFER entitled Marriage Equality Plays that will be held June 11, 2012 at the Bayfront Theater at Fort Mason. Six incredible local playwrights, WIlliam Bivins, Michelle Carter, Garret Groenveld, Lauren Gunderson, Peter Nachtrieb and Lauren Yee are writing original short plays. It is going to be amazing! Check out www.MarriageEqualityPlays.com for more information and tickets!
Look at this awesome graphic for Intelligent Men Ask for Directions at Dragon Theatre's New Play Development Factory, directed by Jeffrey Lo
Intelligent Men Ask For Directions will be featured in the Dragon Theatre's New Play Development Factory, directed by Jeffrey Lo.
Tom's short play Fear Sells was selected as a finalist for the Actor's Theatre of Louisville's prestigious Heideman Award.
Tom and his writing partner David Dabbon have been selected to be part of the 6th Annual Johnny Mercer Songwriter's Workshop in Chicago this June.
Tom's play Up the Hill was chosen to be part of the Seventh Annual Lakeshore Player's Ten Minute Play Festival.
Tom's play Up the Hill was announced a finalist for the Seventh Annual Lakeshore Player's Ten Minute Play Festival.
Tom's play Up the Hill was announced a semi-finalist for the Seventh Annual Lakeshore Player's Ten Minute Play Festival.
Tom's short play Fear Sells will be produced in SHEHEREZADE XI: A YEAR IN REVIEW 2010, A Benefit Production for The Playwrights' Center of San Francisco
The show runs March 18-April 9, 2011 at Stage Werx, 533 Sutter Street btw Powell and Mason Streets, San Francisco
Buy tickets here.
Tom was awarded a NextGen Arts Professional Development Grant for emerging arts leaders, which can be used for eligible individuals to take workshops, attend conferences or work with career coaches or management consultants.
Tom was appointed Producer for the Playwrights' Center of San Francisco's Developmental Reading series.
NOVEMBER 11, 2010
There will be a full reading of Tom's new comedy, Intelligent Men Ask for Directions as part of PCSF's Developmental Reading program. Check out the PCSF website for more information.
OCTOBER 14, 17, 21, 24, 28 2010
Tom's new short play, False Advertisement, will be included in PianoFight's Quickie Festival. Check out PianoFight for more information.
SEPTEMBER 12, 2010
Come and see a scene from Tom's new play, Intelligent Men Ask for Directions at the Play Cafe in Berkeley.
Tom is now the FutureWorks Fellow at TheatreWorks in Palo Alto, CA. He’ll be assisting the New Works Director, Casting Director and Company Manager.
Tom and his writing partner, David Dabbon were commissioned by Accelerando Music Conservatory to write an original musical, Greetings From Coco-Boco!
Tom and his writing partner, David Dabbon were commissioned by Accelerando Music Conservatory to write an original holiday musical, Snowed In!
OCTOBER 18, 2009
A concert version of the new musical comedy American Family, written with my writing partner David Dabbon, will be presented Oct. 18 at the Duplex in Manhattan. The 7 PM concert will feature the talents of Sally Wilfert, George Dvorsky, Cait Doyle, Danny Calvert and Amy Nicole Polumbo. David Alpert directs.
AUGUST 31, 2009
Meat and Bone Theatre Company is Brooklyn will produce a reading of our musical All Happy Housewives Sleep with the Milkman.
JANUARY 18, 2009
Carly Jibson (Cry Baby, Hairspray), Tony Yazbeck (Gypsy, On the Town, A Chorus Line) Sally Wilfert (Assassins, Make Me a Song), and Jonathan Rayson (Little Shop of Horrors, I Love You, You're Perfect...) will perform highlights from the songbook of the composing team David Dabbon and Tom Bruett at Manhattan's Metropolitan Room Sunday January 18th.
Lox Atop the Lincoln Tunnel was selected to be part of The Players' Theatre Shortened Attention Span Festival.
"Playwright Tom Bruett crafts some nice dialogue and his story has an interesting reveal that I won't give away here..." nytheatre.com, Lox Atop the Lincoln Tunnel