Jonathan Cole

Jonathan has worked throughout the northwest as a director, actor and fight director, and is a tenured faculty member of the Theatre Department at Willamette University. He is one of two Society of American Fight Directors Certified Teachers of stage combat in Oregon, and co-owns Revenge Arts, one of the largest stage combat consortiums in the United States. His choreography is most often seen on Artists Rep’s stage, where he recently choreographed fights for THE SKIN OF OUR TEETH, THE MIRACLE WORKER, THE UNDERSTUDY, THE LIAR, EXILES and THE PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD, and on Third Rail Repertory Theatre's stage, where he choreographed THE NIGHT ALIVE, BELLEVILLE, THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE, MIDDLETOW and THE MYSTERY OF IRMA VEP. Jonathan’s choreography has also been seen at Portland Shakespeare Project, Clackamas Repertory Theatre and Profile Theatre.