Introducing the TUPA Beyond the Stage Instructors - Thom Speck
Originally from the rural community of Forest, Ontario, Thom studied Musical Theatre Performance at Sheridan College and has since worked as an actor, singer, musician, musical theatre performer, fight choreographer, stage manager, theatre and lighting tech, teacher, and television host.
As a fight choreographer, Thom works regularly throughout the GTA and has been running stage combat workshops for students of all ages for the past 15 years.
Select Fight Credits include:
God of Carnage ((East Side Players) Strictly Murder (Centre Stage Productions) Les Miserables, Oliver, Ragtime (Etobicoke Musical Productions) Moon Over Buffalo (Scarborough Theatre Guild) In This World (Roseneath Theatre), Peter Pan, West Side Story, Jesus Christ Superstar, Beauty and the Beast (Brampton Music Theatre), The War Show (Music Theatre Mississauga), Taming of the Shrew (Jaybird Productions), Something’s Rockin’ in Denmark (Capricorn 9 Productions), Man of LaMancha (Waterloo Stage Theatre), Beauty and the Beast (Theatre Unlimited), COMA (AfriCan Theatre Ensemble)
Registrations are now open for TUPA's Beyond the Stage fall workshop on Saturday October 13th!! The full-day workshop will be in two parts with Elizabeth Amos leading a session on Voice Work and Textual Analysis and Thom Speck leading a session on stage fighting. Registration is free with a current membership but space is limited - so sign up now!! Participants must be age 15+. Click here for details.