John Stead - Shaw Festival Theatre

John Stead
Fight Director

SHAW 2019: Fight director for the season.
(Selected Credits) FOR THE SHAW: fight director for twenty previous seasons.
ELSEWHERE: head of stage combat for Stratford Festival; stage combat co-ordinator for National Theatre School; master instructor with Academy of Dramatic Combat; previous fight director for over 600 productions across North America.
FILM/TELEVISION: stunt co-ordinator on over 500 films and separate television episodes; director on several series, including Designated Survivor, Dark Matter, Bitten, XIII: The Series, The Bobby Buck Show; directed two feature films and several short films, including the award-winning film The Waking.

See John's work in ...
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The Ladykillers

What’s more fun than a well-planned heist? One that goes terribly wrong. A comedy tour-de-force.

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Cyrano de Bergerac

The love story that has been sweeping hopeless romantics off their feet since the 19th century.

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Boy meets girl — in an enchanted Scottish village.
A sweep-you-off-your-feet musical spectacle.

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