March Feature: Tom D’Angora
Tom D’Angora is a multi-award winning Producer/Director who currently produces two of the longest running musicals in New York Theater history. Tom has been nominated for three Drama Desk Awards and is the winner of The Off -Broadway Alliance Award amongst others.
Tom worked for a year at Hillary for President in 2008 and traveled to 7 states (all of which HRC won) with that historic campaign. Most recently, Tom served as Hillary Clinton’s LGBT Outreach Grassroots Coordinator. Tom’s interview in the March issue will focus on this role and his thoughts moving forward in these now very turbulent and chaotic political and social times.
Tom first made waves in NYC as a singer and comedian, winning the Backstage Bistro Award for Best Musical Comedy for his one-man extravaganza, Divas I’ve Done. The show played for 3 years with sold out runs at Upstairs at Studio 54, in LA, Boston, and Provincetown. He was honored as one of Playbill.com’s “Vocal Heros of 2003” and performed at Joe’s Pub in their “Leading Men” concert alongside Broadway’s biggest leading men at the time! In 2005 D’Angora was the youngest lead producer in NY to be at the helm of a major commercial production, A BROADWAY DIVA CHRISTMAS. Tom has served as producer/director to countless plays, films, albums, concerts, special events, and television shows. Tom gained notoriety for his innovative use of celebrities in his productions and over the years has been blessed to work with some of the most notable names in show business. Tom D’Angora currently serves as lead producer and show runner for the mega hit NEWSICAL THE MUSICAL which has played over 2,000 performances at Theatre Row.
Check out Tom’s interview HERE.