Joy Tomasko is a writer, director and artist based in Queens, NY. Her plays have been performed in the US, Cuba, and Germany. She’s created several site-specific interactive installations and performances for New York City festivals and galleries and recently started Tiny Box Theater, a company that creates pieces that unfold inside of repurposed boxes.
Joy is an affiliated writer with the Playwrights Center. She's also a former Jerome Fellow, MacDowell Colony Fellow, AROHO Creative Artist Retreat Scholar, Women’s Project Lab Member and NYSCA Playwright-in-Residence, plumage writer's group member, Gateway Middle School Playwright-in-Residence and LaGuardia Performing Arts Center Lab Resident Playwright. She received her M.F.A. from California Institute of the Arts.
Joy is currently co-writing a new dance-theater piece about the Donner Party with Denman Theare & Dance Co.