Tony DiMurro

Tony DiMurro is a New York City-based writer and actor and a graduate of New York University. His first play, MOE GREEN GETS IT IN THE EYE (which he wrote back stage between entrances while performing in As You Like It), was produced Off-Broadway by the Rapp Arts Center. THE COYOTE BLEEDS was produced Off-Broadway by the Worth St. Theatre and ran to critical acclaim.  A reworked version of MOE GREEEN GETS IT IN THE EYE was then revived and produced by LaTea Theater and was selected for the NY1's Critic's Choice Passport to Off-Broadway Series. His third full-length play, MINNESOTA FATS IS RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER, was a finalist for the Sundance Theater Lab and received a full-workshop production by The Directors Company. BERGIN PINES received its world-premiere production at The ARTSWEST Theater in Athens, Ohio. WAITING FOR MY MAN was produced Off-Broadway by CAP 21 at the DR2. 3 FOR THE ROAD was produced by Jim Farrell at The Splinter Group in Milwaukee and was then produced in Los Angeles at The Road Theater in their Off-Road Series. His most current play, 1-2-3 MANHUNT, was given its first staged reading in Naked Angels First Mondays Reading Series. It was subsequently given a two-night staged reading at The Access Theater in The Access Association Series and was a semi-finalist for The O'Neill Summer Playwrights Conference. He has written several screenplays for David Sonenberg’s DASFilms and Snoot/Occupant Films and is currently working with Don Kurt on an untitled television pilot. He recently completed his first short film titled St. Martin of Tours which is being submitted to film festivals. In his spare time, he likes to ride the subways, worry and follow the New York Yankees.