Fight Director Resume

Fight Choreography (Selected)

PROFESSIONAL

King Lear

Gloria (co FD with Danielle O'Dea)

A Christmas Carol (co FD with Danielle O'Dea)

Don Giovanni

Black Comedy

Sword in the Stone

The Lady Scribblers

Macbeth

Othello

Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

Cyrano de Bergerac

Clickbait

As You Like It: The Musical

Hamlet

Macbeth

The Games Afoot*

Ken Ludwig's Three Musketeers 

Romeo and Juliet

Cyrano de Bergerac

Spell Eternity

Caeneus and Poseidon

It Came From Fukushima

Margaret of Anjou

Macbeth

The Great American Trailer Park Musical

Caribbean Buccaneers (Original Creative Team)

* Nominated for TBA Award - Outstanding Fight Choreography

 

San Francisco Shakespeare Festival

American Conservatory Theatre                                  American Conservatory Theatre

Pocket Opera 

Douglas Morrisson Theatre                                            The B Street Theatre

Custom Made Theatre Co

The San Francisco Shakespeare Festival

Livermore Shakespeare Festival

Livermore Shakespeare Festival

Livermore Shakespeare Festival

Awesome Theatre

San Francisco Shakespeare Festival

San Francisco Shakespeare Festival

Shakespeare on the Vine

Ross Valley Players

Davis Shakespeare Festival

Davis Shakespeare Festival

Davis Shakespeare Festival

Quantum Dragon Theatre

Dragon Productions Theatre Company

Undefined Symbol Theater

Those Women Productions

The Historic Jones Theatre

Los Altos Stage Company

Mirage Entertainment

 

dir. Elizabeth Carter

dir. Eric Ting

dir. Peter Kuo & Pam McKinnon

dir. Jane Erwin & César Cañon

dir. John Maio

dir. Dave Pierini

dir. Tracy Ward

dir. Anne Yumi Kobori

dir. Michael Wayne Rice

dir. MaryAnn Rodgers

dir. Lisa Tromovich

dir. Claire Rice

dir. Rebecca Ennals

dir. Steve Muterspaugh

dir. Tara Kayton

dir. Christian Haines

dir. Rob Salas

dir. Rob Salas

dir. Rob Salas

dir. Sam Tillis

dir. Rick Razo

dir. Bill Hyatt

dir. Libby Vega

dir. Chris Tabb

dir. Linda Piccone

dir. Tito Enriquez

EDUCATIONAL

Mr. Burns: A Post Electric Play

Romeo and Juliet

Spring Awakening: The Play

Romeo and Juliet

Passage

Into the Woods

Twelfth Night

She Kills Monsters

She Kills Monsters

She Kills Monsters

Metamorphosis

Wind in the Willows

Macbeth

Henry IV Part 1

Macbeth

The Great Gatsby

Jungle Book

 

University of CA Davis

University of CA Davis

ACT MFA

ACT MFA

ACT MFA

ACT Youth Conservatory

San Leandro High School

San Leandro High School

The Bay School of San Francisco

Convent & Stuart Hall High School

Convent & Stuart Hall High School

Convent & Stuart Hall Middle School

SF Shakespeare Saturday Crows

SF Shakespeare Saturday Crows

Bellarmine College Prep

Richmond High School

Acme Theatre

 

dir. Mindy Grenke

dir. Peter Lichtenfel

dir. Christine Adaire

dir. Michael Wayne Rice

dir. Victor Malana Maog

dir. Ken Savage

dir. John Sheridan

dir. John Sheridan

dir. Anne Norland

dir. Margaret Hee

dir. Margaret Hee

dir. Margaret Hee

dir. Anne Kobori

dir. Maryssa Wanlass

dir. Russ Marcel

dir. Samantha Verbeck

dir. Emily Henderson

Fight Shows

Hamlet

Romeo and Juliet

Caribbean Buccaneers

Macbeth

Macbeth

Human Chess

Combat Joust

Boarshead Brawl

Human Chess

Laertes

Benvolio

Bad Bonny

u/s Lady Macduff, Witch 2

Lady Macduff, Young Seward

Grace O'Malley

Grace O'Malley

Lady Mary Killegrew

Lady Mary Killegrew

University Instruction

San Francisco Shakespeare Festival

Davis Shakespeare Festival

Mirage Entertainment

Berkeley Rep

The Historic Jones Theatre

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

dir. Stephen Muterspaugh

dir. Rob Salas

dir. Tito Enriquez

dir. Dan Sullivan

dir. Chris Tabb

dir. Ron Keller & Mark Sullivan

dir. Ron Keller

dir. Ron Keller & Arthur Rowan

dir. Ron Keller & Arthur Rowan

Unarmed Stage Combat                                           ACT Graduate Conservatory                    Spring 2020

Unarmed Stage Combat                                           ACT Graduate Conservatory                    Spring 2019 (Assistant)

Intro to Armed Combat                                            ACT Graduate Conservatory                    Spring 2019 (Assistant)

Introduction to Unarmed Stage Combat               University of the Pacific                            Fall 2019 (workshop series) 

 

Training

Society of American Fight Directors

Advanced Actor Combatant

Recommended Pass - Broadsword & Shield, Single Sword, Unarmed, Knife

Basic Pass - Rapier & Dagger, Smallsword, Broadsword, Quarterstaff

Theatrical Firearms Safety - Certified 2018, 2016

British Academy of Stage and Screen Combat

Distinguished Pass - Swashbuckling, Quarterstaff

Stage Combat Deutschland

Basic Pass - Sword & Buckler, Rapier & Cloak

Other Training: Dueling Arts International, Tito Enriquez, Blake Braswell, Ron Keller

Workshops

NSCW - 2008 ACW, 2018 AACW

Winter Wonderland Workshop - 2009, 2016, 2017, 2019 Intern, 2020 TA

            Knife Intensive (Pre-WWW) - 2020
MAC Intensive - 2019
Lonestar Smash - 2017, 2018, 2019 TA

Brawl of America - 2019 Intern
LA Tech Stage Combat Workshop - 2019
Texas Intensive - 2019 AI
Tourist Trap - 2020 Head Intern

*TA= Teaching Assistant, AI= Associate Instructor, I= Instructor

 

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