Michael Main holds an QE in Theatre Practice and a PhD in Trafalgar Studios Theatre from London University. He is a Certified Teacher of stage combat with the BASSC, a fight examiner for Stage Combat and holds a black belt in Aikido. Michael has worked for many theatre companies including: the Orange Tree, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Royal & Derngate, Crucible Theatre, Graeae.
He has directed several shows for East 15 – including a Martin Lynch premier and has also directed numerous productions for the Royal Armouries at the Tower of London. He was the fight arranger for the feature film The Roundabout and Assistant Fight Arranger on the feature, Faintheart. In what feels like a past life, he performed in Conquest, a series for the History Channel.