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 ...
The Ladykillers thumbnail
The Ladykillers

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

Cyrano de Bergerac thumbnail
Cyrano de Bergerac

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

Brigadoon thumbnail

Selling fast! Best ticket availability in July & August.

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

Share This