WCSU Covid-19 Information Fall 2021

School of Visual & Performing Arts

Theatre Arts : Theatre Arts Faculty

Thomas P. Swetz

Adjunct Instructor of Theatre Arts

[Technical Direction]

Thomas P. Swetz (Technical Director) 

Tom is an Alumnus of WCSU having his B.A. in Theater Arts – Performance option.  He also holds an MFA from the  University of Idaho in Theatre Arts -Technical Direction.   In addition to being one of our Technical Directors at  WCSU, he is also the Technical Director for the Sharon Playhouse in Sharon, CT.   He is the former Scenic Designer/Technical Director at Arlington High School in LaGrangeville , NY, Former Production Manager/Technical Direction ACT of CT, A current Owner of In Motion Dance Center – Lagrangeville, NY – 29 years, and a Professional Magician for 42 years, performing as RedMagik.   Tom is a proud member – USITT, ESA (Event Safety Alliance), NYSTEA, SAFD (Certified Combatant – Single Sword, Broadsword/Shield), S.A.M – Society of American Magicians.  He has performed on camera in the NBC series Mercy, Harrison Ford movie Morning Glory, and the Showtime series, The Big C.  Tom spent 3 years at Hersheypark, (2 as a performer, 1 year as writer, producer, director ,performer) as well as 6 months in Germany in The Magic of Traumland.

For more information please visit www.redmagik.com.