Here at East Cleveland Arts we are a friendly and relaxed bunch of people and animals. No matter what your skill level we will bring out the best in you.

Meet Tom

Dance Tutor, Actor and Playtime with Pig Leader

Tom is a UKA Accreddited Dance teacher, with 25 years of dance experience, and 8 years teaching experience. Tom has worked as a professional actor, attending auditions as far affield as london and coventry. His first acting role was that of Louis in the King and I, followed by roles in pantomime as chorus members, dancers, and most recently, the panto fool.

In recent years he has worked with imaginative productions in Kirkletham, first as part of Scream Factory, then as choreographer and Actor in Dine with Santa, as Frosty, the grumpy elf! He has also started a children's activity programme, called Playtime with Pig - intended for under fives, encouraging movement and dance, as well as storytelling, and imaginative play.

Tom will be acting as choreographer in our Youth Theatre productions, as well as running under fives activities, dance for fun, and senior dance sessions in and around the community.

Meet the rest of us


Managing Director & Resident Artist

Meet Andrea


Youth Theatre Director

Meet Fran


Therapy Dog and Life Model

Meet CoCo



Meet Barry


Therapy Dog and Life Model

Meet Maisey

East Cleveland Arts

East Cleveland Arts Centre
1a Hutchinson Street
Brotton, TS12 2PD
Phone: 07821 003 721

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