Tom Costello

Tom has been with The Flea since 2011, where he has directed Smoke by Kim Davies, The Wundelsteipen (and other difficult roles for young people); #serials@theflea: NEXT by Lily Houghton, BB’s Inferno by A.J. Ditty, Lucifer ex Machina by Sevan K. Greene, Undesirables by Jeff Ronan; The Shakes: Romeo and Juliet – Act 3, The Honest Whore – Act 3; The Flying Latke (co-director, 2011). He is the Associate Artistic Director of Pipeline Theatre Company where he runs the PlayLab writers group and most recently co-directed their production of Corpse Backpack. Other Pipeline productions include where the dreams are by Charly Evon Simpson, Matrimony by Matt Barbot, Sleepless City by Tim Chawaga, Shakespeare the Dead by Alex Mills (Dream Up Festival) and Bubble and Squeak by Evan Twohy (Sam French Festival finalist). He was a 2017 Drama League Directing Fellow at the Hangar where he directed The Messenger by Olivia Dufault and Aesop’s Fables by Christopher Parks.  Elsewhere, he has directed Libra Theater Company’s The Thirteenth Commandment by Joshua H. Cohen. At the Atlantic he most recently co-directed the Atlantic for Kids production of This Girl Laughs This Girl Cries This Girl Does Nothing by Finegan Kruckemeyer. He has also directed numerous productions for Atlantic Acting School where he is a faculty member.