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Shane works as a director and movement director in Australia and overseas. Recent directing credits include Lighten Up for Griffin Theatre, The Whale for Redline Productions at The Old Fitz Theatre, Songs for the Fallen at the New York Musical Theatre Festival (Winner of Most Outstanding Show), Sydney Festival, Arts Centre Melbourne, Brisbane International Arts Festival and The Old Fitz, Pornography by Simon Stephens for NIDA; Altar Boyz, Calendar Girls, and Avenue Q for Fortune Theatre (New Zealand); Doctor Faustus and The Crucible for RCHK (Hong Kong); Mrs Bang: A Series of Seductions for the 32nd Stage Song Festival (Poland); Often I Find That I Am Naked for Critical Stages – (Australian National Tour); My Name is Rachel Corrie for La Boite Theatre, Orestes, Trojan Women and Radio Hysteria for NIDA Open; Motortown for 23rd Productions (Nomination Best Show Matilda Awards). He worked as movement coach on the Australian feature film, Sleeping Beauty and in 2009 worked as show director for CIRCA on their European tour of CIRCA ‘09.

In 2007 he travelled to New York to continue training with Anne Bogart and the Saratoga International Theatre Institute in Viewpoints and the Suzuki Method of Actor Training and in 2012 he received a Mike Walsh Fellowship to attend the New York Film Academy. He is a graduate of the Directing Program at the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA, Sydney), Screenwriting for Feature Film at the Australian Film, Television and Radio School and has also completed a BA in Theatre Studies at Queensland University of Technology (QUT).

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