Ted Nusbaum graduated The New School for Drama with his MFA in Playwriting in 2006. Pischer won the 2006 Samuel French Off Off Broadway Play Festival, and Colleagues, another of his one-act plays, won the first annual Tickle Festival for Comedic Works (Tongue in Cheek Theater, 2007). Mr. Nusbaum’s screenplay, Little Brother of War, was the First Runner-Up in the 2006 Brass Brad Screenwriting Mentorship Award. His other screenplays, Atlantic Beach, a quarter-finalist in the 2002 Nicholl Fellowhips for Screenwriting, and Unlovable, a Finalist in the 2003 Script Pimp Screenwriting Competition, were optioned. Currently, he teaches tenth-grade English and Theatre
at the High School of Arts, Imagination and Inquiry on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. He resides in Brooklyn with his wife and two year-old son, Ben.