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Tom Briggs

Tom Briggs, American copyright administrator, librettist, director. Member Dramatists Guild American.

Background

  • Briggs, Tom was born on August 17, 1952 in Janesville, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Theodore Frank and Charlotte Jean (McCaskey) Briggs.

  • Education

    • Student, Herbert Burghof Studio, New York City. Student, University Wisconsin, San Francisco.

    Career

    • Artistic director St. Bart's Playhouse, New York City, 1983-1986. Director Rodgers & Hammerstein Theatre Library., since 1986. Guest artist in residence National Theatre Institute at O'Neill Theatre Center, Connecticut, 1978, 79.

      Guest faculty in residence Union College, Schenectady, New York, 1979, 80. Composer, lyricist National Theatre Workshop of the Handicapped, New York City, 1979-1981.

    Works

    • Casting director, director-producer Joshua Logan, New York City, 1982. Actor, singer, dancer for theatres, indsls., recording studios, television, 1964-1976.

      Director, choreographer theatres throughout United States, since 1971. Co-author: (with Louis Mattioli) Rodgers and Hammerstein's State Fair, Close to You: The Sounds of Bacharach and David, Me and Mickey.

    Membership

    Member Dramatists Guild American.

    Connections

    • father: Theodore Frank Briggs
    • mother: Charlotte Jean (McCaskey) Briggs
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    Born August 17, 1952
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    • 1983 - 1986
      Artist, ic director St. Bart's Playhouse
    • 1986
      director, Rodgers & Hammerstein Theatre Library