Thomas Caley graduated with a BFA from Purchase College in 1992, after which he joined the Merce Cunningham Dance Company in 1993, performing until 2000. In 1996 he joined the faculty of the Cunningham school and has continued to stage works and teach Cunningham technique internationally. From 2000 - 2002 he was repetitor and teacher for the Royal Swedish Ballet. Since 2000 Thomas has continued to perform freelance, including a project with Boris Charmatz in his "50 ans de danse" in Vienne and Paris. In 2005, together with Petter Jacobsson, he formed Scentrifug. They together have collaborated in over 20 works, large and small. The company until 2011 has been based in Stockholm, Sweden. In 2011, he joined the Centre Choregraphique National - Ballet de Lorraine in Nancy, France as Artistic Assistant and Coordinator for Research and is currently rehearsal director.