Nate Mitchell

Nate Mitchell began his professional career in 2008 at Jeff Daniels' Purple Rose Theatre in Chelsea, Michigan. He has worked professionally as an actor, director, and fight choreographer from 2008 to present. Nate has taught stage combat and acting classes as adjunct faculty or guest lecturer at several schools including the University of Michigan, Western Michigan University, Washtenaw Community College, and Macomb Community College. He has also taught many workshops throughout the mid west and England. Nate currently teaches stage combat at AMDA in Los Angeles. Related training and study includes several years of competitive free & folk style wrestling, martial arts training, in particular Tai Chi and south indian Kalarippayattu. Current studies include ongoing training of the Russian Martial Art, Systema and IDPA Defensive Pistol Competitions. Received a BA in Theatre Performance from Western Michigan University. Graduated with Distinction from The University of Exeter, UK with an MFA in Theatre Practice and Physical Training for the Actor.

  • SAG-AFTRA AEA

Skill Proficiency History

Date Weapon Location Grade

Bard Alley Studio

Nov 15, 2009 Single Sword Cincinnati, Ohio Basic Pass
Nov 15, 2009 Quarterstaff Cincinnati, Ohio Basic Pass

2009 National Stage Combat Workshops

Jul 24, 2009 Broadsword Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 24, 2009 Rapier and Dagger Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 24, 2009 Knife Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 24, 2009 Unarmed Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 24, 2009 Small Sword Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 24, 2009 Broadsword and Shield Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass

Carnage in the Corn

Nov 21, 2008 Unarmed Des Moines, Iowa Basic Pass