As a result, the final few shows of Jack And The Beanstalk at Times Square Newcastle have been cancelled.
A sign on the door on Saturday afternoon told fans the last two performances were cancelled due to issues with the heating system.
Thomas revealed filming the death scene took days to complete.
Real life soap couples are becoming more regular within the casts of soaps such as East Enders, Coronation Street, Emmerdale and Hollyoaks.
Whether it's relationships that sparked when the cameras stopped rolling on Emmerdale, or couples that formed after soap actors dated stars from rival soaps, it appears that behind the scenes of the UK's favourite TV shows is the place to find love.
Actor Shaun Thomas said he was upset after finding out his character in Emmerdale would be killed off.
During Thursday’s double episode of the ITV soap, former convict Gerry Roberts died after the roof of the B&B collapsed on top of him.