Lyndall Grant

Fight Director

Lyndall is a Fight Director, Movement Director and Teacher of Dramatic Combat with the British Academy of Dramatic Combat, and Treasurer of the Society of Australian Fight Directors. She is currently Tutor in Theatre (Stage Combat) at The Victorian College of the Arts in Australia; and teaches Dramatic Combat at The Actors Centre in London, and Motion Capture at the Birmingham School of Acting and Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. Lyndall trained in acting at London’s ArtsEd School of Acting, and works still as a performer and fight stunt artist. She is the director of CAPTIVATE Action, the first UK and Australian company to provide performers and training specifically for Motion Capture, Dramatic Combat and Movement in theatre and film.

Fight directing credits include Macbeth (Melbourne Theatre Company); Loehengrin (Melbourne Opera); Melbourne Talam (and Movement Director - MTC); Minnie and Liraz (and Movement Director - MTC); Lillith: The Jungle Girl (MTC); Straight White Men (MTC); The Wind in the Willows (Rose Theatre Kingston); Real Joy (Pulse Films); The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Rose Theatre Kingston); Henry IV Part I (St. James Theatre, Rose Playhouse); Kissing Sid James (Jermyn Street Theatre); The Importance of Being Earnest (Theatre Royal Haymarket); In the Thrice Ninth Kingdom (Soho Theatre, Tristan Bates Theatre); Macbeth (The Melbourne Company of Players); Stina and the Wolf (Foam Digital); Wind in the Willows (Taunton Brewhouse).