Theatrical Resume

Tommy has worked professionally for over 30 years as director, actor, and arts presenter. Following are some highlights of his directing and acting careers:

Professional Directing Credits:

My Fair Lady – Moraine Valley Community College, 2011

A Christmas Carol – Moraine Valley Community College, 2010

Evil Dead: The Musical – Moraine Valley Community College, 2009

The Crucible  – Rochester Opera House, 2007

Cheaper By The Dozen – Rochester Opera House, 2007

Romeo and Juliet – Rochester Opera House, 2007

The Glass Menagerie – Rochester Opera House, 2007

Forever Plaid – Majestic Theatre, 2006

Amahl & The Night Visitors – Bell Center For The Arts, 2005, 2006, 2007

Cheaper By The Dozen – Riverside Theatre Works, 2005

Man of La Mancha – Bell Center For The Arts, 2005

Grease – Seacoast Repertory Theatre, 2005

I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change – Bell Center For The Arts, 2005

Ten Little Indians – Rochester Opera House, 2004

The Crucible – Rochester Opera House, 2003

Hamlet –  Rochester Opera House, 2003

Julius Caesar – Harrisburg Shakespeare Festival, 1995

The Tempest – Harrisburg Shakespeare Festival, 1995

Greetings – Harrisburg Community Theatre, 1995

A Christmas Carol – Harrisburg Shakespeare Festival, 1994

Greater Tuna – Harrisburg Shakespeare Festival, 1994

Romeo & Juliet – Harrisburg Shakespeare Festival, 1994

A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Harrisburg Shakespeare Festival, 1994

Medicaid Mamas (world premiere) – Harrisburg Community College, 1994

Following are some representative professional  acting credits:

Cabaret (Ernst)
Moraine Valley College (Palos Hills, IL), dir. Craig Rosen

Into The Woods (Narrator/Mysterious Man)
Moraine Valley College (Palos Hills, IL), dir. Craig Rosen

Sentimental Journey (Male lead)
Rochester Opera House (Rochester, NH), dir. Kelli Connors

Romeo & Juliet (Prince Escalus)
Rochester Opera House (Rochester, NH), dir. Tommy Hensel

The Cardigans (Frankie)
Majestic Theatre (Manchester, NH) dir. Candace Glickman

Macabaret  (Paul Bearer)
Rochester Opera House (Rochester, NH), dir. Kelli Connors

Once Upon A Mattress (Minstrel)
Bell Center Players (Dover, NH), dir. Robb Ross

Forever Plaid                                Jinx
Majestic Theatre (Manchester, NH) dir. Rob Dionne

Naked Boys Singing                      Ensemble
Interactors, Inc. (Portland, ME), dir. John Bryson

Beauty and the Beast                    Cogsworth/Narrator
Seacoast Repertory Theatre (Portsmouth, NH) dir. Kate Swan

Forever Plaid                                Jinx
Firehouse Theatre (Newburyport, MA); ACT 1 (Hampton, NH)

Hackmatack Playhouse (Berwick, ME) dir. Jack Hallett

Clue: The Musical                         Mr. Boddy
Seacoast Rep Theatre (Portsmouth, NH) dir. Jacques Stewart

Today I Marry My Friend            Dr. Jazz
Get A Clue Productions (Rollinsford, NH) dir. Kelli Connors

Shame: Nobody Lives Forever    Rupert
Governor’s Inn (Rochester, NH) dir. Robb Ross/Todd Fernald

Uncle Ebenezer                             Bob Cratchit, Young Scrooge
Schwartz Center For The Arts (Dover, DE), prod. J. Orttman

The Crucible                                  Rev. Hale
Rochester Opera House (Rochester, NH), dir. T. Hensel

The Laramie Project                     Rulon Stacey, et al.
Blue Sky Theater (Hampton, NH), dir. Jo Finkel

The Mikado                                    Pish Tush
Hackmatack Playhouse (Berwick, ME), dir. Mary Tarrachione

The Music Man                              Jacey Squires
Hackmatack Playhouse (Berwick, ME), prod. Sharon Hilton

No More Secrets                            Mr. Anderson, Bernie
Get A Clue Productions (Rollinsford, NH), dir. Kelli Connors

The Secret Garden                        Fakir
Bell Center Players (Dover, NH), dir. Danielle Howard

An Enchanted Evening                 Ensemble
Hackmatack Playhouse (Berwick, ME), dir. Sharon Hilton

Pacific Overtures                          Kayama
Theatre of the Seventh Sister (Lancaster, PA), dir. Ed Fernandez

Inspecting Carol                            Phil
Rainbow Productions (Lancaster, PA), dir. Ed Fernandez