A Philadelphia-area native, Tony originally hails from Bala Cynwyd where he grew up entertaining his parents' party guests and perfecting his impersonations of Johnny Carson and Katherine Hepburn. Perhaps it is thanks to these early influences that Tony Braithwaite is commonly recognized as more than a performer, but as a true entertainer. A master of all ceremonies, a nod to generations past with the sharp, acerbic wit of today's greatest satirists.
A jack-of-all-trades, Tony's talents extend far beyond the stage. His leadership can be seen behind the scenes as the Artistic Director of Act II Playhouse and the Director of Dramatics at his beloved alma mater, St. Joseph's Prep, a post he has held proudly for over twenty years.
Where have I seen him...
No stranger to Philadelphia stages, Tony has been seen all over the city and the Delaware Valley. Tony has had the good fortune to work at: