Tom Gribby – Dip. ALCM Equity
Tom Gribby trained at musical theatre school for 3 years.
Brad in “Hairspray” (Gordon Craig, Stevenage)
Ensemble in “Fame The Musical” (Gordon Craig, Stevenage)
Geoffrey in “Go & Play Further Up Your Own End” (UK Midlands Tour)
Featured Vocalist in “High School Rocks” UK tour
Swing in “42nd Street” (Reading UK)
Dance Captain in “A Chorus Line” (Hong Kong)
Choreographer for “Santaphrenia: A New Musical” (Leicester Square Theatre, West End)
Choreographer for “Spotlight on the Musicals (with Faye Tozer) UK Tour
Choreographer for the “Mercedes Benz E Class Launch” (Hong Kong)
Featured Dancer in “MTV’s Bustamove”, “Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna”, “Aaja Nachle”, Mascot in “NFL Superbowl Ident advert” (Channel 4) and Choralist with the London Metropolitan Choir in the recent ‘3 Mobile’ 0800-Singing Dictionary TV adverts
Tom has also taught at various musical theatre training establishments all over the world, including Redroofs Theatre School (London), Midlands Academy of Dance and Drama, Millennium Performing Arts (London), Pineapple Dance Studios, Infinity Dance Studios (Hong Kong) and Guildford School of Acting (London).. He also runs GHA Entertainment Agency, providing entertainment for corporate events.
A lot of Tom’s former pupils have progressed to full time training in the Performing Arts (e.g. Laine Theatre Arts, London Studio Centre, Mountview Academy, Bird College, Arts Ed, Guildford School of Acting, Performers College, Urdang Academy and Tring Park) and also into the industry to work extensively in TV, Film and Theatre.
“I have a passion for what i do – both performing and teaching. Inspiring young people and helping them realise their potential is something I hold very close to my heart. This is why I set up Tom Gribby Theatre Arts: to give young people a platform on which they can gain a variety of skills, whether they are looking at a career in the arts, or just as a weekly activity”