Tom is an associate artist of The Wardrobe Ensemble and has been performing on tour with their current show 1972: The Future of Sex. The show earned raving reviews and five star ratings in national press resulting in the cast receiving the award for ‘Acting Excellence’ from The Stage. His composition for this show included pre-recorded full band productions, onstage dynamic guitar work and large scale songs. Resulting in praise from well known publications such as – The Guardian, The Times and The Telegraph. Tom’s work can be heard in the trailer below and the show is currently on tour across the UK.
1972- The Future of Sex Trailer from The Wardrobe Ensemble on Vimeo.
… Innovative take on sound”
From vintage 70’s funk riffs to low-fi americana folk Tom’s performance abilities span a large variety of musical genres. He uses onstage layering techniques to build full soundscapes in live performance along side underscores for wide dynamic effects. “Praise must also go to the music of Tom Crosley-Thorne and the company’s seamless integration of a live sound score … it not only felt right in this context but essential” ★★★★ LGBT Arts Review
Below you can hear a selection of demos produced for the Wardrobe Ensembles show 1972: The Future of Sex.