Tom Lanno - Acting Coach, Makeup Artist & Theatre Specialist


269 Brown Mountain Ridge Rd., Blowing Rock, North Carolina 28605 PHONE ; (828) 268-0556 FAX: (828) 268-0058

Friday, October 5, 2007

Welcome!Today, October 5, 2007, I have started my own website to announce my services in quality theatre instruction. Please explore my site. I am happy to receive your reactions and suggestions. Thank you! - TL

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Since moving to Blowing Rock and the western North Carolina High Country in 2005, I have offered my services in theatre as an acting coach, teacher, and makeup artist to area residents. My teaching ranges from kindergarten-aged children to adults, both privately and in public schools. I offer a wide range of learning experiences in a variety of theatre venues, from the novice to the advanced. Please feel free to contact me personally, for more information.

My services include:

  • Acting lessons
  • Coaching in Monologue & Scenework 
  • College Auditions in Theatre
  • Play Direction
  • Improvisation Instruction
  • Makeup & Makeup Instruction (Beauty, Stage & FX)
  • Face Painting & Instruction
  • Public Speaking
  • Tutoring in English & Literature
  • Workshops, Demonstrations & Consultations
  • A residency in theatre through the Mountain Arts Program of Western North Carolina


Shakespeare's Globe Theatre Site  Southwark, England
Star in the spotlight

"Shoot for the moon! Even if you miss, you'll still be one of the stars!" - TL


I am a proud member of the following organizations:

Watauga Arts Council
Watauga Arts Summer Camp
Make a Difference Summer Camp
Watauga County Public Schools (Substitute Teacher)
Mountain Arts Program of Western North Carolina
Appalachian State University - Senior Scholars
The Speech & Theatre Association of New Jersey

Tom Lanno is a certified teacher of Theatre & Speech
 in North Carolina and New Jersey.

Who's Who Among America's Teachers - 1992, 2004, & 2005
NJ Governor's Award For Outstanding Teacher of Speech & Theatre 1990 

 Please click on the links provided below
to access & explore my other pages.



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