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Thom Monckton is a visual and physical performance creator from Aotearoa New Zealand. He is an established solo performer and co-founder of the award-winning Finland-based contemporary circus and physical theatre company Kallo Collective.


"To be in the audience of a Thom Monckton performance is spellbinding, as he makes a spectacular experience out of the ordinary"
- Tauranga Arts Festival

“It is always enjoyable to witness a perfect performance” – Helsingin Sanomat (FIN)


“Monckton is a delight” ★★★★★ – The Stage (UK)


“His ability to hold our attention and make us laugh is a masterclass...” – Scotsman (UK)

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Only Bones Project. 
Only Bones Project is an ongoing performance concept. Performers create minimalist solo work under a uniform set of parameters to produce original small-scale work.  

Kallo Collective.


Thom has created a number of original non-verbal creations alone and alongside other members of Kallo Collective including Members of Our Limbs, Moving Stationery, Caterpillars, KWALK, Chameleon, Pendulum, The King of Taking and many more. See more at the Kallo Collective website below. 


Sanna Silvenoinen.


Previously Thom has collaborated with director Sanna Silvenoinen to produce some crowd-pleasing comedies. The solo performances The Pianist and The Artist have had great success at Edinburgh Fringe and across many countries. Both shows are retired but check the trailers out below! 

Stage Projects

nitro, a short film by kallo collective coming 2024!

Screen Projects

HAIATUS - ​coming back with new projects in 2024

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