THOMAS RYDER PAYNE
SOULPEPPER 2018: Sound Designer & Composer: The Royale,
FOR SOULPEPPER: Sound Designer & Composer: Picture This, The Goat or, Who is Sylvia?, The Anger in Ernest and Ernestine, Incident at Vichy, Father Comes Home From the Wars (Parts I, II, III), La Ronde, Kim’s Convenience, Ghosts.
OTHER THEATRE: Designs for Stratford, Shaw, Canadian Stage, NAC, Theatre Calgary, GCTC, Tarragon, BIBT, TPM, Factory, Volcano, Aluna, Modern Times and many others.
OTHER: Starting as a songwriter with a 4-track recorder, Thomas has followed a varied musical career including studying with composer James Tenney, recording and touring for six years with the Juno nominated band Joydrop and producing numerous records.