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director , librettist , copyright administrator

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


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


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


Artistic director, St. Bart's Playhouse, New York City, 1983-1986;director, Rodgers & Hammerstein Theatre Library., New York City, 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.


  • Other Work

    • 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.


Member Dramatists Guild American.


Theodore Frank Briggs

Charlotte Jean (McCaskey) Briggs