Canadian Thomas Hauff is making his COC debut as Major-Domo in Ariadne auf Naxos. Working professionally as an actor since the age of 14, his first professional role was as Slightly Soiled, one of the Lost Boys, in Peter Pan for the Vancouver International Festival. Favourite theatre roles include Bottom in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Stratford Festival), James Tyrone in Moon for the Misbegotten (Theatre New Brunswick), Paul Sycamore in You Can’t Take it With You (Theatre Aquarius), Matthew Cuthbert in Anne (Blyth Festival, Theatre Calgary), James Donnelly in Sticks and Stones (Blyth Festival), both Angus and Morgan in different productions of The Drawer Boy (Theatre Passe Muraille, Waterloo Stage Company), and Alfred in Stretching Hide for Manitoba Theatre Projects. He has been featured in such films as Adoration, Away From Her, and the Canadian classic Who Has Seen the Wind. TV credits include Universal Soldier, Sue Thomas F.B. Eye, A Season on the Brink and as a regular on several TV series including 9B, Friday the 13th, Top Cops and Night Heat. In 2012 Mr. Hauff will appear in Cruel and Tender at Canadian Stage, directed by Atom Egoyan.