Amy Thomason

INSTRUCTOR

Amy is a pianist, singer, and actress new to the Boston area. Born in music city- Nashville, Tennessee-Amy has lived and worked at theatres across the country, and attended the Wanda L. Bass School of Music at Oklahoma City University. While studying acting and voice, Amy had the opportunity to workshop material with many artists including OCU alumni Kristen Chenoweth and Kellie O’Hara. Amy began taking piano lessons at the age of 4 and vocal lessons at the age of 11 and has worked as a music director, vocal coach, and pianist for many professional theatre companies. Amy has taught private and group classes with ages four to seventy! Most recently, Amy has worked as a costume designer and wardrobe supervisor with theatres including The American Repertory Theatre, Huntington Theatre, The Commonwealth Shakespeare Company, and The Ogunquit Playhouse!

Birthday – January 27

Schools Attended – Oklahoma City University

Instruments You Teach – Piano, Voice, Guitar

Favorite Music to Listen to – Folk, Bluegrass, Musical Theatre

Favorite Music to Play – Classical music is my favorite. I like Romantic Era composers like Chopin and Schumann and also more modern composers, such as Bartok and Prokofiev.

Other hobbies/interests – Sewing, Hot Yoga

Fun Fact – I spent six months working in entertainment on a cruise ship

Practice Tips – By the inch, it’s a cinch!