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