Nigel Poulton

Nigel is an award-winning fight, movement, and intimacy director, SAG-AFTRA stunt performer and actor with over 17 years of national and international experience. Stage work includes: Cursed!, Packer and Sons, Things I Know To Be True, Counting and Cracking, The Dance of DeathSami in Paradise, The Sugar House, A Taste of Honey, Scorched (Belvoir); Prize Fighter (Belvoir/La Boite); Hamlet, Much Ado About Nothing, The Miser, Antony and CleopatraRomeo and Juliet, Richard III (Bell Shakespeare); Appropriate, Playing Beatie Bow, The Picture of Dorian Gray, The Deep Blue Sea, Beauty Queen of Leenane, Lord of the Flies, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, How to Rule the World, Harp in the South, Mary Stuart, Blackie Blackie Brown, A Cheery Soul, Accidental Death of an Anarchist, The Long Forgotten Dream, Saint Joan, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui, DinnerBlack is the New White, Speed the Plow, The Golden Age, The Present, Cyrano de Bergerac, Switzerland, Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, Noises Off (STC); Spartacus (The Australian Ballet); Romeo and Juliet (New York City Ballet); Faust, CarmenTosca, La Boheme, Krol Roger, Cavalleria Rusticana / Pagliacci (Opera Australia); Triple X, Hydra (Queensland Theatre), Jasper Jones, Noises Off (Queensland Theatre/Melbourne Theatre Company); Singin’ in the Rain (Dainty Group International), Les Miserables (Cameron Mackintosh); Don Giovanni, Carmen, Il Trovatore (The Metropolitan Opera).

Nigel’s film and television work includes: Pirates of the Caribbean VDeadline GallipoliThe Water DivinerThe Bourne LegacyVikingdomThe Good Wife Boardwalk Empire. Nigel was intimacy co-ordinator for the online series Ding Dong, I’m Gay and feature film Spiderhead.