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Tom Lapke

Music Adjunct Faculty

Music and Performing Arts Professions

Tom Lapke is a serial entrepreneur and founder, partner, and board member of Six Legions Media, which runs Actors Launchpad, REELARC, and Moodcaster. He is also the owner of and the soon to launch  

Lapke founded and ran the Education and Events division for Backstage, after being hired by them during their purchase of his website  

To date, Lapke has organized over 1,500 classes, events, and workshops with some of the industry’s leading professionals. He is considered an expert in the field of actor marketing and business development and loves teaching actors how to apply business management techniques to their careers.

Tom has taught classes in business, performance, and public speaking for NYU, The Actors Studio, BMCC, and The University of Florida, from which he holds an MFA in performance.