Tom Gill

Actor | Writer | Spoken Word Artist | Singer-Songwriter

Tom is a London based spoken word artist, writer and musician- originally from Salford

A former resident artist at The Roundhouse in Camden, Gill's thought-provoking words and innovative style have seen him accumulate a number of national awards as well as televised commissions from the likes of Sky 1 and Channel 4.

Crowned UK Poetry Slam Champion in 2015, Tom has featured at an eclectic mix of venues and festivals across the UK, from Lovebox and Latitude Festival to Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club

He collaborated with BBC Radio 1Xtra on their year long Words First project and voiced a spoken word promo for Adidas and Manchester United's official kit launch.

In 2016, Tom's debut one man show Growing Pains commissioned by Battersea Arts Centre premiered at the Underbelly as part of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. After it's sellout run to critical acclaim, Growing Pains is now set to tour parts of the UK in 2017/18. 

"Gill flits between musical genres with seemingly effortless skill...a breath of fresh air"
Scotsman ★★★★

"His way with words and engaging personality are a truly winning combination"
To Do List ★★★★★

"Gill has mastered the art of rhyme with delirious dexterity"
Broadway Baby ★★★★★

"He clearly loves word play and his poetry is filled with inventive rhymes that raise laughs and delight an audience"
TV Bomb ★★★★