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Associate Professor of Movement

Samuel G.C. MunozContact Information


  • M.F.A., Acting, Florida Atlantic University
  • B.A., Theater, Columbia College of Chicago
  • Certified Teacher, Society of American Fight Directors (SAFD)
  • The Second City Training Center & Conservatory, Chicago, Ill.
  • National Theater Conservatory, Denver, Colo.
  • Dell' Arte International, School of Physical Theatre, Blue Lake, Calif.

Courses Taught

  • Movement for Actors (introductory, intermediate and advanced)
  • Stage Combat
  • Stage Movement for Stage Managers, Stage Combat


Samuel G.C. Muñoz is an actor, fight director, director, stunt coordinator, producer, and voice over artist whose work has been seen in a variety of theaters, films and festivals.

Selected Performances

  • Tybalt, Romeo & Juliet, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre
  • Romeo, Nurse, et al, 2 Households 2 Assholes: Shakespeare R&J, Off-Broadway
  • Pike Calypso, Action Movie: The Play, Defiant Theatre, Chicago
  • Westly, The Princes Bride, Storefront Theatre, Chicago
  • Hamlet, The Tragedy of Hamlet, Florida Atlantic Theatre
  • Ed, Aven’U Boys, Circle Theatre, Chicago

Selected Stunt Coordinator, Motion Capture, Director, Fight Director

  • Kenneth Branagh’s THOR, Assistant Stunt Coordinator, Motion Capture
  • 2 Households 2 Assholes: Shakespeare R&J, Off-Broadway, Director and Fight Director
  • Robin Hood, Pittsburgh Playhouse, Director and Fight Director
  • Clint Eastwood’s Invictus, Assist Motion Caption Director

Selected Festivals

  • Queens World Film Festival
  • Dances with Films, Los Angeles
  • New York International Fringe Festival
  • Action On Film Festival, Las Vegas
  • Sedona International Film Festival
  • Fargo Film Festival
  • Breckenridge Film Festival
  • WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival

Curriculum Vitae

Professional Memberships

  • Association of Theatre Movement Educators
  • Association of Theatre in Higher Education
  • Screen Actor's Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
  • Newspaper Guild of Pittsburgh, Point Park University Faculty Union

Selected Awards

  • Society of American Fight Directors Examiner's Award for Excellence
  • Chicago Jeff Citation (Ensemble & Fight Choreography), Action Movie : The Play, Defiant Theatre
  • Nathan’s Kingdom, Actor and Voice Over Actor, Awarded-Sedona International Film Festival’s Directors’ Choice - Heart of the Festival
  • Searching For Fortune, Actor, Jury Award, Narrative Feature Film, Alameda International Film Festival
  • Broken and Outcast, Actor and Stunt Coordinator, Gold Award at the L.A. Neo Noir Novel, Film & Script Festival
  • 53:1, Actor & Producer, Gold Remi Award Winner, WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival

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