Ian Watson

2015: Text coach. Sixth season. Stratford: Actor: Puck, Firk, Silvius, Player Queen, Luce, among others. Instructor and coach: Birmingham Conservatory for Classical Theatre, 2001 to 2012. Text instructor: Michael Langham Workshop for Classical Direction. Co-instructor: Shakespeare in Performance (Education). Elsewhere: Four seasons as company member of the NAC under John Wood. Ian has also performed with Carbone 14, Manitoba Theatre Centre, The Grand Theatre, Centaur, Persephone, The Piggery and Theatre Lac Brôme, among others. Faculty: Ryerson Theatre School. Acting/text teacher: National Theatre School of Canada (1996 to 2001), where he has recently returned to coach and teach Shakespeare for Artistic Director Alisa Palmer. Previously taught at George Brown College and University of Waterloo. Text coach: Much Ado About Nothing, King Lear (Theatre Calgary). Training: Vancouver Playhouse Acting School (David Latham, director). Online:www.ianwatsononline.com.