Tom Dugdale (b. 1981) is a director and writer who works in theatre, film, opera, and interdisciplinary performance. A committed teacher, Tom has held appointments at UC San Diego, Texas State University, and The Ohio State University, where he is Assistant Professor of Theatre.

At present Tom is developing projects with Reactor (Romania), the Hungarian Theater of Cluj (Romania), Miami New Drama, Opera Columbus, and with his longtime collaborator, Joshua Brody, with whom he has made six experimental works since 2013 under the banner of THE TRIP.