THOMAS RYDER PAYNE
SOULPEPPER 2017: Sound Designer & Composer: Kim’s Convenience.
FOR SOULPEPPER: Sound Designer/Composer: 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.