Tony Abatemarco

Co­-Artistic Director: Skylight Theatre Company. Awards: Ovation (Lead Performance –  IRMA VEP), LA Weekly (multiple), two NEA Directing Fellowships, and 3x LA Drama Critics’ Nominee (Lead), most recently for Rothko in Red at ICT, Long Beach. Member: Antaeus. Director: A&E TV & Broadway (Julie Harris in Lucifer’s Child) & London West End (Robyn Peterson’s Catwalk Confidential ). On camera:  63 appearances ­ – Film: Beverly Hills Ninja 2, Town & Country, Sleeping with the Enemy, etc. TV Guest: The L Word, E.R., Frasier, etc. and last year, 4 concurrent Nat’l commercials. Teacher: USC (Acting) & SMC Emeritus.  His plays have won LA Weekly & DramaLogue awards.  His play, Beautified had its world premiere at Skylight Theatre in 2012, and his latest, Forever House, premiered there in 2015.