Anastasia St. Amand (she/her)

Intimacy & Fight Director

Select Intimacy Director Credits: Newsies (Storybook Theatre), Escape to Margaritaville (Theatre Calgary), Bombay Black (Alberta Theatre Projects), Hurry Hard (Western Canada Theatre), Brontë (Studio Theatre UofA), A Midsummer Nights Dream, Measure For Measure (Free Will Shakespeare), Genesis: The Mary Shelley Play (ACT Edinburgh Fringe), Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead (CSTF), Twelfth Night (CSTF), Loose Knit (PTP), Young Frankenstein (PTP).

Of Interest: Anastasia (she/her) is a Queer, certified intimacy director and coordinator, an award-nominated actor, and award-winning fight director from Mohkinstsis (Calgary) on Treaty 7 Territory. She is the workshop committee chair for the National Society of Intimacy Professionals (NSIP), a proud team member of Principal Intimacy Professionals (PIPs), and an instructor for the PIP’s SAG-AFTRA accredited intimacy training program. She directs with joy, exploration, and collaboration. Anastasia holds accreditation in Mental Health First Aid, and Psychological First Aid, as well as Standard First Aid and CPR and holds mental health and trauma-informed care as central to her practice.