Film & Television



Sommersby (Filmed in 1992 and released nationally 1993) Jon Amiel, Director:
Staged dance sequences for Richard Gere and Jody Foster, period coach for extras—dances featured in film trailer (film also featured James Earl Jones, Bill Pullman, William Windom).

Tell About the South: Voices in Black and White
(Filmed 1995-96, premiered in Virginia 1997 and aired on National PBS 1998)

James Agee Film Project, Ross Spears, Director: Fight Director Absalom, Absalom!

Nominated Best Documentary Series by International Documentary Association, 2000.

Everybody’s All-American (Filmed in 1988 and released nationally 1989):
Staged dance sequences for Jessica Lang, Dennis Quaid, Timothy Hutton and period coach for extras (film also featured John Goodman).


Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail / Alabama Shakespeare Festival (Montgomery, AL), 1999:
Staged golf club/sword fight segments for national marketing packages.
All I Can Do Is Dream (Charlottesville, VA) 1997:
Fight Director, Independent Film/Virginia Film Festival.
The Joe Franklin Show (New York, NY) 1992:
Television interview/demonstration of fights choreographed by D. Leong for Hamlet at the Roundabout Theatre (production featured: Stephen Lang, Bill Campbell and Elizabeth McGovern).
WTOL (Toledo, OH), WWJ-TV and WJBK (Detroit, MI):
On-camera performances and choreography for Detroit and Toledo children’s shows, Christmas specials and half-time interludes at Detroit Pistons and Detroit Lions games and other varied experiences including creating stock tap dance sound effects used by WJBK.


Lumpkin & Associates (Montgomery, AL) 2000:
Fight Director for industrial videos and promotional marketing.
Comdial Corporation and ESI Productions (Charlottesville, VA) 1989-1998:
Actor: on-camera training/instructional videos and voice-overs.


Online Resources: U.Va. Department of Drama (Charlottesville, VA) 2012-13
Producer of season production trailers and behind-the-scenes on-line resources for:

Encore Alumni Project: U.Va. Department of Drama (Charlottesville, VA) 2013:
Producer for interviews with Drama alumni during fall 2013 Encore Reunion.
Macbeth: Staging the Fights (Charlottesville, VA) 1995:
Interview, voice-over and demonstration for documentary by Carl Martin (Master Candidate, U.Va. Curry School of Education).
The Stage Slap (Charlottesville, VA) 1993:
Interview, voice-over and demonstration for U.Va. student documentary.
The National High School Audition Satellite Broadcast (Norfolk, VA/Charlottesville, VA) 1991:
On-camera moderator and interviewer.