“Tricia Brouk is slick and earnest”

The New Yorker

Tricia Brouk

Director, Writer, Producer, Curator, Coach

Tricia Brouk’s passion for storytelling has shaped her worked in film, television, and theater for over twenty-five years.


Her work has been featured on Black Box for ABC, The Affair for Showtime, and Rescue Me on FOX, as well as in Lasse Hallstrom’s The Hoax with Richard Gere. She received a Golden Thumb award from Roger Ebert for her choreography on John Turturro’s feature film Romance and Cigarettes, where she worked closely with James Gandolfini, Kate Winslet, Susan Sarandon, Eddie Izzard, Christopher Walken, Steve Buscemi, and Bobby Canavale.


She’s directed award-winning shows like the web-series Sublets, which won Best Comedy at the Vancouver Web-Fest, and the short documentary This Dinner is Full, which earned Official Selection at The New York Women in Film and Television Short Festival and The New York Independent Film Festival.


Tricia is committed to producing and directing stories that entertain, uplift, and foster an exchange of ideas. As the Executive Producer of TEDxLincolnSquare, she curates the top speakers in the country, and her production company, The Big Talk Productions, shoots documentary shorts on the thought leaders making an impact on our world.

In The News

The New York Times
…structure and emotion, both embraced avidly.


Village Voice

…Brouk is bold and crystal clear.



Tricia Brouk lends an irresistible, maniacal dimension to Turturro’s vision, especially in a salsa number complete with firemen in a conga line, clamoring after Kate Winslet.


The New York Times

As a performer, Brouk embodies clarity, freshness and … a dramatic intuitiveness that has lent her dancing an effervescent elegance. 



Tricia provides a polishing staging.


The New Yorker

Tricia Brouk is slick and earnest.


Broadway After Dark

Think Gypsy Rose Lee in sophistication, together with a little bawdy, a lot of talent and an evening from which you will walk away smiling.

Dance Insider

Brouk emanates an encompassing, welcoming presence on the stage–she’s a dancer who is not just in her own world, but invites you into that world, to experience and share the dance with her.



Erotic Broadway/Vintage Variety is a sort of high class PG-13.


I Blog Broadway.com

Ms. Brouk has all the actors moving throughout the show with the same stylization and pace and maintains the beauty of that movement from first step to last.  


Dance Insider

I’m always amazed at Tricia Brouk’s effect on me – What an amalgamation of sacred and profane…and making it all look so easy…Wow.


Ballet Review

She is also a starry, sparkling stage presence, one of the most beautiful and accomplished women on New York stages.

Work With Me

Tricia has worked on thousands of projects over the span of her career.
Tricia applies the same proven techniques she uses in directing actors on the big screen to speakers, giving them the tools and confidence they need to take the big stage.

She brings her expertise in film, television, and theater to the art of public speaking, coaching speakers to take the stage at TEDxHiltonHead, TEDxSyracuse, TEDxLadyBirdLake, TEDxNortheastern, and TEDxLincolnSquare.

Whether Tricia is coaching, directing, speaking, or writing, her goal is to create a safe space for you to tap into your vulnerability, open your soul, and find the clarity to express what’s inside.
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