Alex Thomas is an Oxford-based writer, theatre director, composer and musician. He is Director of Drama at Magdalen College School, where he also teaches History.


Graduating in History from Magdalene College, Cambridge, in 2004, Alex has gone on to teach History and English at Shrewsbury School and Magdalen College School, Oxford, where he is Director of Drama. He has written various stage adaptations as well as historical fiction, and contributes regularly to ‘Drama and Theatre’ magazine. He is also a professional musician and composer, and has written and produced five full-length musicals as well as the scores for various productions.

Please browse the ‘writer’, ‘director’, ‘composer’ and ‘musician’ pages for more detail on Alex’s work in these areas.


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