Storm Thomas

Undergraduate Discipline


MFA, Sarah Lawrence. A mixed-Black-trans drummer from Los Angeles, Thomas writes musicals: Notes on the Past (Trans Theatre Fest), Ancient Future (Polyphone Festival), and Be Like Bone (in progress). Co-founder: Theatre, But Dance. Teacher: Black Musical Theatre (Uarts), Music for Performance (Playwrights), New Musical Theatre Lab (Uarts), Theatre of the Oppressed NYC, Completely Ridiculous Productions (Anti-Racist Musical Theatre), Queer Musical Theatre ( NYU Tisch/Theatre Studies Department. Performances: Animal Wisdom album, The Skin of Our Teeth (TFANA), Futurity (Soho Rep/Ars Nova), 2017 Obie Awards. Recognition: New Visions Fellowship Finalist, Baltimore Center Stage finishing commission, NYSCA Grant Recipient FY2022. In residence with Musical Theatre Factory. SLC, 2022–