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Thom Worrell

Thomas Worrell started his career as a dancer in Sydney and after attending the National Institute of Circus Arts, specializing in Aerial Hoop and Contortion/Hand-Balancing, Thom is now one of Australia’s up and coming circus artists.

Thom has performed around Australia having appeared on Australia’s Got Talent and working with A4 circus Ensemble, How to Train Your Dragon Live and King Kong the musical.

Internationally Thom has performed with a number of companies including Le Grand Cirque, Crece and Le Noir. Touring countries such as the U.S.A, Spain, Canada, South Africa, Japan, Singapore and China.

In 2012 Thom competed in the SolyCirco festival in Germany where he was awarded an “Engagement Award” and in 2013 won the title of Acrobatic Hoop Champion at the Australian Pole Fitness Championships.

Thom returned to the Hoopla Festival, Sydney in 2014 appearing in The Aerial All Stars and took out in the inaugural Circus Throw Down to claim the title of Circus Maestro.

Thom is currently on tour with Briefs: The Second Coming, performing to sold at crowds at The Darwin Festival, The London Wonderground, The Brighton Comedy Festival, The Tipi in Berlin, Edinburgh Christmas, Perth Fringe World and Adelaide Fringe where the show won Best Circus & Physical Theatre and Thom was acknowledged with a weekly award for Best Emerging Artist.

Date

March 29, 2016

Category

Circus Arts