Tommy Smith

Performing Arts, 2009

Tommy Smith is a New York-based playwright and director. His plays include The Wife, White Hot, Sextet, Air Conditioning, Sunrise, April’s Subject, and Dig Nation. His work has been presented in the U.S. at HERE Arts Center, the Flea Theater, the Ontological-Hysteric Theater, 78th Street Theatre, Williamstown Theatre Festival, The Huntington Theatre, and Portland Center Stage; and internationally in Prague, Edinburgh, Athens, and Montreal. He is a two-time winner of the Lecomte du Nouy Prize for emerging writers, a recipient of the Ensemble Studio Theatre/Sloan Grant and the Page73 Playwriting Fellowship. Publications of Smith’s work include White Hot in the New York Theater Review and Streak in Laugh Lines: Short Comic Plays, printed by Vintage Books.