Tom is from Kilnsea, East Yorkshire.
Plays include: BROKEN BISCUITS (Paines Plough/Live Theatre, Newcastle); FOLK (Birmingham Rep/Hull Truck Theatre/Watford Palace Theatre), JUMPERS FOR GOALPOSTS (Paines Plough – Watford Palace Theatre and UK tour, 2013/14); COSMIC (Ros Terry / Root Theatre, E. Yorkshire tour, 2013); THE KITCHEN SINK (Bush Theatre, 2011, winner of the Most Promising Playwright – Critics Circle, 2011 and the 2012 George Devine Award ); ME, AS A PENGUIN (West Yorkshire Playhouse, 2009 and Arcola Theatre / UK Tour, 2010) and ABOUT A GOTH (Paines Plough / Oran Mor, 2009). BEN & LUMP, which Tom wrote as part of the Coming Up season (Touchpaper) was broadcast on Channel 4 in 2012 and his play JONESY was broadcast on Radio 4. He has also written three pantos for the Lyric Hammersmith.
Tom is currently under commission to The Drum Plymouth, The Royal Court and the National Theatre.