Craig Turner

Movement Coach

University: Movement Training at the University of Washington, National Taiwan University, Ohio University, Pennsylvania State University, Ohio State University, Boston University, California Institute of the Arts.

Positions: Professor, UNC Professional Actor Training Program, Head of Movement Training, Head of Graduate Studies; served as Chair of the Movement Program of the American Theatre Association.

Regional: Movement Coach and advisor in more than 150 professional productions including Seattle Repertory Company, Denver Center Theatre.

Television: Fight Direction, Kay O’Brien, Surgeon.

Publications: Methods and Practice of Elizabethan Swordplay (1990), “The Association Process in Stanislavski’s ‘Threshold of the Subconscious” (2009), other journal articles on mask and acting process.

Memberships: Association for Theatre Movement Educators, International Jugglers Association, International Association for Neurolinguistic Programming (Master Practitioner/Modeler Certified).

Skills: Stage combat, mime, juggling, mask and performance training, movement analysis, stress mastery training, physical transformation and characterization techniques, meditation and focus work, Taijiquan–Wu Style, Ki no Kenkyukai Ki-Aikido, Chinese calligraphy.

Shows at Playmakers

An Iliad September 5, 2012 - September 9, 2012
4000 Miles April 1, 2015 - April 19, 2015
Mary's Wedding April 29, 2015 - May 3, 2015
The Mountaintop September 18, 2013 - October 6, 2013
Red September 19, 2012 - October 7, 2012
Clybourne Park January 27, 2013 - March 3, 2013
It's a Wonderful Life November 28, 2012 - December 16, 2012
Love Alone February 26, 2014 - March 16, 2014
Trouble in Mind January 21, 2015 - February 8, 2015
A Raisin In the Sun January 26, 2013 - March 2, 2013
Private Lives January 22, 2014 - February 9, 2014
An Enemy of the People February 25, 2015 - March 15, 2015
Imaginary Invalid October 24, 2012 - November 11, 2012
Assassins April 2, 2014 - April 20, 2014
Cabaret April 3, 2013 - April 21, 2013
Sweeney Todd March 30, 2016 - April 23, 2016