Thomas has been acting and singing in choirs and musical theatre productions all his life, playing such characters as Bernardo in West Side Story, Captain Edward Smith in Titanic, and Jacob in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream-coat. Thomas, while in university, was also a choral scholar for three years in the University of King’s College Chapel Choir under the direction of three-time Grammy Award winning organist and conductor Paul Halley. Thomas has been the winner of the Sheila K. Piercey Rose Bowl, the Althea and Carl Ritcey Memorial Award, the Opera Nova Scotia Open Solo Vocal Award, and the Early Music Society of Nova Scotia Award. Last year Thomas made his Operatic debut with the Halifax Summer Opera Festival, playing Superintendent Budd in Benjamin Britten’s Albert Herring, and he is delighted to be returning to the festival this as Nick Bottom and Peter Quince.

Pin It on Pinterest