Bixby Elliot


A lot happens in the sub-basement of the San Francisco Library; Jon is having problems with his boyfriend in the 1980’s, Madeline (the librarian) and Laurence are trapped in the 1950’s and Harry is freakin’ pissed ALL the time …who knew the Dewey Decimal System could be this fun!?!

Bixby Elliot’s play BLUEPRINT was produced by Tony Award winning producer Arielle Tepper Madover as part of her new works Summer Play Festival (SPF). This production was directed by Drama Desk Nominee Jonathan Silverstein and starred Emmy winner Peter Strauss. Bixby’s next play ABRAHAM LINCOLN WAS A FAGGOT was a finalist for the O’Neill Theater Conference in 2010, as well as a finalist for New Dramatists, Seven Devils Development Conference, Pandora New Play Competition and a semi-finalist for New Harmony Workshop. The play has previously been developed by Epiphany Theater in NYC. His newest play GIRL YOU KNOW IT'S TRUE(inspired by the rise and fall of the pop/rock duo Milli Vanilli) was a semi-finalist for the O’Neill Conference in 2011, finalist for New Harmony, finalist for Kitchen Dog Theater New Works and a advanced round entry for PlayPenn 2011. GIRL YOU KNOW IT'S TRUE received it’s world premiere production in Spring 2012 at Chicago’s The Pavement Group. Other plays include TREASURE ISLAND, FL (Semi-Finalist for the O'Neill Conference in 2012, SouthernRep New Play Festival Winner, New Orleans) , PN1923.45 LS01 VOLUME 2: THE BOOK PLAY (New York Premiere: New York International Fringe Festival), HOTEL ORACLE (New York premiere: Walkerspace/SoHo Rep) and I AM NOT PETER PAN (New York premiere: Cherry Lane Theater; Edinburgh Fringe Festival – Best of Fest Winner). Bixby is a graduate of the MFA playwriting program at Columbia University. Current projects include work on two original television projects and a new play titled BIRDS DO IT. Bixby was born in Keene, N.H. and grew up in Treasure Island, FL.