Ian Rose (He/Him/His)

Fight Master

IAN ROSE Ian has arranged fights for commercials, film and stage, and been working in the New York and Philadelphia areas for over twenty-five years. Ian is a Fight Master with Fight Directors Canada and The Society of American Fight Directors. Ian has worked on Broadway (Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Liev Schrieber and Janet McTeer at the Booth), the Bridewell Theatre in London, MTM Studios in Rome, Riverside Shakespeare and Interborough Repertory Theatre in New York City, the Whole Theatre in New Jersey, and the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival. In Philadelphia, Ian has worked at the Philadelphia Shakespeare Festival, the Philadelphia Theatre Company (Adrift in Macao, Chris Durang premiere), the Wilma: Hamlet, The Octaroon, and James Ijames' FatHam (New York Times top ten shows of 2021), the Arden: Equivocation and A Streetcar Named Desire.  Ian did fights and created the roles of La Böessiere and Picard in Curio Theatre Company’s recent Symphony for St. Georges. Ian's fights were featured in the documentary Philadelphia: The Great Experiment –Disorder.   Ian was a Technical Advisor on the film A Winter’s Tale. Ian holds a 4th Degree Black Belt in Shotokan Karate and continues his studies in many varied styles of martial arts.


Skill Proficiency History

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