T oby Scales’s plays have been produced in New York and across the United States. His short work The Penis Play took top prize in the off-Broadway Bare Knuckle Theatre Competition. His full-length work fugue was selected as part of Sanguine Theatre’s inaugural Project Playwright.
As a screenwriter, his script Interior: Supermarket was a finalist in the 2011 United Film Festival competition. More recently, his New Girl spec “Saturday” was a semi-finalist in the 2014 Scriptapalooza competition and his short piece “State of Emergency” was selected as part of the 2016 NBC Scene Showcase.
From 2012-2015 Toby was the host of the Sleepytime comedy show in New York, where he wrote and performed an original monologue every week. With his sketch group Nite Dove he created a pilot for the NYTVF that seamlessly blends sketch and sitcom. Recently he wrote for and acted in the web series #Throwback, currently airing on YouTube.
Currently he’s working on an original TV series and two new screenplays.