Mason Tyer

Last updated

December 7, 2022
 

Mason’s current news

Mason has recently become a Certified Teacher with the Society of American Fight Directors, the largest stage combat organization in the world.

He has also become a Theatrical Firearm Safety Instructor with the SAFD, able to introduce an academic and practical use of blank firearms in productions.

Upcoming work:
She Kills Monsters, violence director with Creative Arts Secondary School
Heathers, violence/intimacy director with Children's Performing Arts
The Play That Goes Wrong, assistant director with The Loft Stage at East Ridge High School
Little Shop of Horrors, intimacy director with Two Rivers High School
Cyrano de Bergerac, violence/intimacy director at Brecke School

Recent work:

She Kills Monsters, violence/intimacy director with Patrick Henry High School
The Game's Afoot, violence/intimacy director with Expressions Community Theatre
Proving Up, violence director with Journey North Opera Company
Uncle Vanya, intimacy/violence director with Old World New World
Legally Blonde, intimacy director with East Ridge High School
Dracula, intimacy director with Northern Starz
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, violence director with Waconia Middle School
The Play that Goes Wrong, fight choreographer of Fake Fighting Company with GREAT Theatre

Biography

Mason is a violence/intimacy/stage director, teacher, and production manager for the Twin Cities theatre community. Mason is a Certified Teacher with the Society of American Fight Directors, dedicated to the proliferation of safe and effective stage combat education. He is a company member of Six Elements Theatre and a founder of Red Dice Collective, as well as an associate member with Art in Arms and Fake Fighting Company. Mason is also a stunt coordinator and stunt performer for music videos, shorts, and features.

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