Tom Quaintance


PlayMakers: An Enemy of the PeopleNicholas Nickleby (co-directed with Joseph Haj), Shipwrecked!The Little Prince. Summer Youth Conservatory: Sweeney ToddThe Mystery of Edwin DroodA Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Music ManOliver!.

Regionally Tom is the Producing Artistic Director of Virginia Stage Company, where his directing credits include Henry VMatilda the MusicalPride and Prejudice among others. He directed Twelfth Night at the Guthrie Theatre, and many productions with Cape Fear Regional Theatre during his five years as Artistic Director, including Downrange: Voices from the Homefront, a play based on interviews with military spouses from Fort Bragg. As the founder of FreightTrain Shakespeare in Los Angeles, he earned a Drama-Logue Award for Pericles. Other LA credits range from King Lear to The Devil With Boobs. Tom is a graduate of Wesleyan University with a BA in Theatre and Economics, and the UC San Diego MFA directing program.

Shows at PlayMakers