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Music theatre faculty member Thomas Novak ’11 shows off vocal chops in production of ‘Billy Elliot’

  • Professor Thomas Novak '11
    Professor Thomas Novak '11


Corinne Ness

October 20, 2017

Carthage music theatre faculty member Thomas Novak ’11 is currently performing the role of Mr. Braithwaite in Billy Elliot with Porchlight Music Theatre in Chicago. Chicagoland Musical Theatre’s review of the production highlights the work of Prof. Novak, saying that he “oozes comedy with every single thing he does” while “showing off some serious vocal chops and dance moves.” The review marks Prof. Novak’s work as “a master class for young actors.” 

Billy Elliott runs through Thursday, Nov. 16. Learn more info about this show

Read the complete review

Congratulations, Prof. Novak!