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Tim Realbuto

 
Birth Place:
Brooklyn, New York
Bio:
Mr. Realbuto was a child star turned adult writer. He is most known for writing and directing the Off-Broadway musical hit 'Ghostlight' starring Rachel York and Tony Winner Daisy Eagan at the Signature Theatre in 2011. In recent years, Tim has made a comeback to the stage, acting Off-Broadway and ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York

Bio:
Mr. Realbuto was a child star turned adult writer. He is most known for writing and directing the Off-Broadway musical hit 'Ghostlight' starring Rachel York and Tony Winner Daisy Eagan at the Signature Theatre in 2011. In recent years, Tim has made a comeback to the stage, acting Off-Broadway and ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Benefit Performance, 2018
Louie Kurnitz
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Rep Off-Broadway Return Production, 2017
Patrick Ness

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Co-Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Benefit Performance, 2018
Louie Kurnitz

  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Rep Off-Broadway Return Production, 2017
Patrick Ness

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Co-Director

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director

Tim Realbuto Biography

Mr. Realbuto was a child star turned adult writer. He is most known for writing and directing the Off-Broadway musical hit 'Ghostlight' starring Rachel York and Tony Winner Daisy Eagan at the Signature Theatre in 2011.

In recent years, Tim has made a comeback to the stage, acting Off-Broadway and in film, most recently bringing his "not-so-solo" solo show to famed venue 54 Below entitled TIM REALBUTO: ALONE (WITH PLENTY OF HELP), with special guests Tony Winner Beth Leavel, Derek Klena, Jenna Leigh Green, Jason Gotay, Drama Desk Nominee Christina Bianco, Natascia Diaz, Laurissa 'Lala' Romain, Kimberly Faye Greenberg, and Broadway legend Joy Franz. The ensemble included Julie D'Moure, Justin Anthony Long, Anna Louise Morse, and Nicholas Yenson.

The show sold out and opened to critical acclaim. It will tour in the fall.

Tim and his writing partner Matthew Martin are currently writing two new musicals for the Broadway stage, one based on a popular film.




Tim Realbuto News

Tim Realbuto Joins New Thriller WEREWOLF GAME Photo Tim Realbuto Joins New Thriller WEREWOLF GAME
by Michael Major - Mar 23, 2022

Hollywood icons Tony Todd (the original “Candyman”), Bai Ling (“The Crow”), and Robert Picardo (“Star Trek: Voyager”) will star in the upcoming social media themed horror film “WEREWOLF GAME.” Joining them are the also previously announced Lydia Hearst (“Z Nation”) and Teala Dunn (“Are We There Yet?”). 

Tim Realbuto to Join Actors Fund Benefit Concert at THE GREEN ROOM 42 Photo Tim Realbuto to Join Actors Fund Benefit Concert at THE GREEN ROOM 42
by Marissa Tomeo - Feb 5, 2022

The Reading Series, a virtual play reading group created in January 2021, just announced their first live and in-person cabaret at The Green Room 42, The Reading Series: In Concert on February 6th at 9:30 PM.

See Judy Kuhn, Ricky Rojas & More at The Green Room 42 in February Photo See Judy Kuhn, Ricky Rojas & More at The Green Room 42 in February
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 27, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their February line-up for in-person performances. Additionally, The Green Room 42 is excited to launch 5/5/5 Tickets – in celebration of their 5th Anniversary, five $5 tickets will be available for every show from February 15, 2022, through February 14, 2023.

Samantha Pauly, Tally Sessions & More to Star in THE READING SERIES: IN CONCERT at Gr Photo Samantha Pauly, Tally Sessions & More to Star in THE READING SERIES: IN CONCERT at Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 18, 2022

The Reading Series, a virtual play reading group created in January 2021, just announced their first live and in-person cabaret at Green Room 42, The Reading Series: In Concert on February 6th at 9:30 PM.

Kimberly Faye Greenberg Returns To Green Room 42 With FABULOUS FANNY BRICE Next Month Photo Kimberly Faye Greenberg Returns To Green Room 42 With FABULOUS FANNY BRICE Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2021

“Fabulous Fanny Brice” has been touring in theatres and venues across the U.S. for the past 9 years and live-streamed during the pandemic on the STELLAR platform where it was named 'Best To Stream' by Time Out NY, American Theatre Magazine and more. In July The Green Room 42 presented FABULOUS FANNY's first live, in-person performance since the pandemic began.

Tim Realbuto Makes Cinema History in Upcoming BOBCAT MORETTI Photo Tim Realbuto Makes Cinema History in Upcoming BOBCAT MORETTI
by Michael Major - Nov 9, 2021

In order to successfully complete the film, Mr. Realbuto had to lose over 100 pounds while filming as stated in his contract. After losing 154 pounds, he broke the world record for most weight lost for a movie role in cinema history. The record was most recently held by Christian Bale, who reportedly lost 63 pounds for 2004’s ‘The Machinist.’

Neil LaBute To Join In Actors Fund Benefit Reading of His Play IF I NEEDED SOMEONE Photo Neil LaBute To Join In Actors Fund Benefit Reading of His Play IF I NEEDED SOMEONE
by Stephi Wild - Aug 11, 2021

IF I NEEDED SOMEONE is the real-time story of two people who meet at a party and end up going home together--after their initial hook-up, we watch them spend the next few hours together negotiating the minefield of modern expectations as they try to see if there is any future in their present situation.

Lauren Zakrin and Tobias Segal Will Lead the World Premiere of IF I NEEDED SOMEONE fo Photo Lauren Zakrin and Tobias Segal Will Lead the World Premiere of IF I NEEDED SOMEONE for The Actors Fund
by Stephi Wild - Aug 7, 2021

IF I NEEDED SOMEONE is the real-time story of two people who meet at a party and end up going home together--after their initial hook-up, we watch them spend the next few hours together negotiating the minefield of modern expectations as they try to see if there is any future in their present situation.

Chris Henry Coffey Joins Cast of THE MONEY SHOT for The Actors Fund Photo Chris Henry Coffey Joins Cast of THE MONEY SHOT for The Actors Fund
by Stephi Wild - Jul 12, 2021

The free stream will take place on Wednesday, July 14th at 8:00pm, benefiting The Actors Fund.  Learn more about how to watch here!

Jenn Colella, Amy Spanger, and Lauren Zakrin Will Lead  Neil LaBute's THE MONEY SHOT  Photo Jenn Colella, Amy Spanger, and Lauren Zakrin Will Lead Neil LaBute's THE MONEY SHOT for The Actors Fund
by Stephi Wild - Jul 8, 2021

The live stream is free to watch, but a donation to The Actors Fund is suggested. Learn more about the production, and how to watch, here!

Tim Realbuto Videos

STAGE TUBE: Broadway's Beth Leavel, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Keala Settle & More Toast Elaine Stritch!
by Stage Tube - Jul 29, 2014

Fans and performers from around the world have gathered to honor the memory of Elaine Stritch. In a new video created and edited by Steven Carl McCasland, Artistic Director of Beautiful Soup Theater, over 25 participants have gathered to celebrate her most famous song, 'The Ladies Who Lunch'. Click below to check out appearances from Beth Leavel, Donna Lynne Champlin, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Elizabeth Stanley, Clyde Alves, Anne L. Nathan, Keala Settle, Nancy Shayne, and Lisa Brescia.

STAGE TUBE: Highlights from GHOSTLIGHT at 54 Below - Jenna Leigh Green, Mandy Gonzalez and More!
by Stage Tube - Mar 20, 2014

Ghostlight, the Musical by Tim Realbuto and Matthew Martin, presented a concert a 54 Below on Thursday, March 6th, 2014. Ghostlight premiered at The New York Musical Theatre Festival in 2011 and is slated for a fall workshop before an out-of-town tryout. Click below to watch some of the performances from the concert!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Carolee Carmello and More in GHOSTLIGHT; Show to Add Third Industry Reading?
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2013

Last Monday's industry reading of Tim Realbuto and Matthew Martin's musical 'Ghostlight at The New 42nd Street Studios was so high in demand that a second performance had to be added earlier in the day. Last Monday's starry cast included Tony nominees Carolee Carmello and Robert Cuccioli, as well as 'That's So Raven's Anneliese Van Der Pol, 'Pippin's Rachel Bay Jones, Jennifer Hope Wills, Kimberly Faye Greenberg, and Trevor McQueen. Click below for a sneak peek at the show!

STAGE TUBE: Road to NYMF- GHOSTLIGHT- Part II
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 6, 2011

The Road to NYMF is a video blog series that follows the show's journey from getting their musical up on their feet and to the stag. From interviews to rehearsals to struggles and times full of joy, discover what it takes to put on a musical.

STAGE TUBE: Road to NYMF- GHOSTLIGHT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 29, 2011

The Road to NYMF is a video blog series that follows the show's journey from getting their musical up on their feet and to the stag. From interviews to rehearsals to struggles and times full of joy, discover what it takes to put on a musical.