Thomasina is excited to be a part of the twin cities new jazz scene, and has quickly become one of the premier vocalists on stages both local and abroad, known for her unique vocality and symbiotic relationship with fellow musicians. she has been on local singing and acting stages for the past 15 years, cultivating […]
Artist Day Jobs is back for a second season profiling Minnesota artists whose 9-5′s complement and inspire their creative process. In this episode of “Artist Day Jobs,” we meet singer and actress Thomasina Petrus whose cashew brittle is taking the world by storm.
Race is very much on the mind of singer/actress/cashew brittle mogul Thomasina Petrus these days, partly because of who she is and partly because of the play she appears in. “The Gospel of Lovingkindness” is a ripped-from-the-headlines drama about two mothers — played by Petrus and her co-star from this winter’s “The Color Purple” at […]