To achieve and maintain the high standards required to succeed in the field of Performing Arts, individuals must learn how to excel under pressure. Whether in an exam, audition, or a performance situation, a musician/actor/dancer etc. will generally be performing in a high adrenaline situation. Tom aims to provide artists with various coping mechanisms to deal with any nerves they might experience.
A second challenge encountered in the performing arts, involves the interaction between performers, e.g. in a string quartet, orchestra, theatre company etc. By considering notions of leadership, group cooperation, and power-relationships, Tom seeks to increase the understanding between artists, and help find solutions to any problems which might arise.