Principal Lecturer of Jazz and Tap
Tom trained at Laine Theatre Arts on a Scholarship and immediately started his professional career in ‘Saturday Night Fever’, Germany choreographed by Arlene Phillips, he played the roles of Joey and Ceasar.
After his time in Germany, Tom toured with ‘Saturday Night Fever’ which included a Scandinavian arena tour and two UK tours ( Acting ) prior to playing Ceasar ( Main featured dancer) in the West End London Apollo Theatre. In 2006 Tom performed in 'Movin Out' choreographed by the world-famous Twyla Tharp also at The Apollo Theatre.
Following Toms theatre years he ventured into the commercial scene and was very pleased to be part of the ‘Take That stadium tour’ ‘Ultimate Tour’. Tom has worked with Take That on many occasions including ‘The Royal Variety Performance’, ‘The Brit Awards’ and the’ Ultimate Tour’ DVD. If you are a fitness fanatic you will have seen Tom on numerous fitness DVDs including Denise Van Outen, Steps, K-Swiss, and Ministry Of Sound.
Toms film credits include ‘Mamma Mia’ the movie in which he was privileged to work with Meryl Streep and Pierce Brosnan for 6 months. His Television credits include ‘How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria’, ‘Mobo Awards’, ‘Brit Awards’, ‘Royal Variety Performance’ in total three times. ‘Children In Need’, ‘Strictly Dance Fever’ where he performed a duet for LeAnn Rimes, ‘Dance X’, ‘Green Room’, ‘T4 On The Beach’ where he performed for Basshunter, MTV Adidas commercial main feature, Freemasons music video, Sam Sparrow ‘Black and Gold’ music video, ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ performing with Duffy, ‘X Factor’ performing for Rihanna, ‘An Audience with- Lionel Richie’, ‘Meat Loaf’, ‘John Barrowman’, ‘Sugar Babes’ music video, ‘Eastenders’ ‘Holby City’ and 'Olympic Closing Ceremony' ‘One Direction’ and ‘Annie Lennox.
Tom has also been lucky enough to travel around the world shooting commercials and modelling, which include; the face of ‘Juliper Beer’, ‘PlayStation’, ‘Iceland’, McCain chips and ‘Vodafone’. His modelling credits include ‘Calvin Klein Jeans’, ‘Miami Nights’ Dusseldorf, ‘Wella’, ‘GHD ‘, ‘FHM magazine’, ‘GQ magazine, ‘Ascot Catwalk’, ‘Diesel and Energie’. 'Tom Ford' 'Harrods' exclusive fashion show, and GHD Australia.
In 2009 Tom was chosen from thousands of dancers to perform with Anastacia on her world tour in which he also performed acrobatic strapwork. Tom has also travelled the world performing the costume 'Quick Change' act to many a surprised face, and a theatre premiere of 'Vampirette' in Manchester. Tom also completed doing his fourth show with Erin Boag and Anton Du Beke, where he enjoyed teaching Anton private tap and jazz lessons.
Tom is now holding dance Workshops, teaching at Laines, Wilkes, Morea performing arts and judging competitions across the UK.