Robert Shook is a professional actor, stuntman, and specialty entertainer with over 30 years professional experience on stage, screen, and television. He graduated from Drake University, USA, in 1984 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, majoring in Acting.
Robert has provided fight direction and or action training for professional and amateur productions for the Melbourne Theatre Company, Victorian College of the Arts, Australian Shakespeare Company, National Theatre School of Drama, Red Stitch Theatre, Cheltenham Light Opera Company, St. Michaels Collage, Carey Grammar, Haileybury, and Ivanhoe Girls Grammar
As a Stunt Coordinator and Action Trainer Robert wrote the standard operating procedures for the safe training of stunt performers at Universal Studios Hollywood and Knott’s Berry Farm Theme Parks, in Los Angeles.
Robert provides private training geared to the professional or student by teaching and cultivating a wide range of action and acting skills, including audition preparation for students applying to professional schools. Robert currently teaches classes and workshops in acting, acrobatics, juggling, stunt techniques and stage combat.