AMBROSE FERBER got his start in theatre as an injured boy in Commedia dell'Arte when he was five and has since played such parts as Jack Worthing in The Importance of Being Earnest, John Jasper in The Mystery of Edwin Drood and John Hancock in 1776. Ambrose made his OpenStage debut as Pablo Picasso in Picasso at the Lapin Agile. Some of his other roles with OpenStage include Barnette Lloyd in Crimes of the Heart, Lucas in Laughter on the 23rd Floor, Lawrence Redding in Murder at the Vicarage and Miles in The Drawer Boy. He got to swing steel as Douglas in Henry IV, Part 1 and went on to serve as the fight captain, lead fighter, fight trainer and fight director in a number of shows, including Romeo and Juliet, Les Miserables, Extremities, Cyrano and Macbeth. He is a certified Advanced Actor Combatant with the Society of American Fight Directors and is training for Fight Director and Certified Teacher status. Ambrose can be seen in the feature film Eyeborgs and in various TV shows, usually playing some kind of cop. He currently lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico with his wife, Bex, and their daughters, Fiona and Chloe.
Ambrose's Work in OpenStage Theatre
Event Role
Cyrano De Bergerac Cyrano
Ken Ludwig's Sherwood: The Adventures Of Robin Hood Fight Director
Romeo And Juliet Fight Choreographer
Anon(ymous) Fight Director
Doubt Graphic Artist
Nickel And Dimed Graphic Artist
Splitting Infinity Graphic Artist
The Exonerated Graphic Designer
Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead And 15 Minute Hamlet Fight Co-Director/Fight Trainer
The Drawer Boy Set-In Crew
The Winter's Tale Set-In Crew
Extremities Fight Director
The Women Fight Director
Extremities Graphic Designer
Angels In America Fight Director
The Drawer Boy Graphic Designer
The Drawer Boy Miles
Communicating Doors Electrics Crew
Macbeth Set-In Crew
Macbeth Fight Captain
Communicating Doors Poster Designer
Moon Over Buffalo Fight Director
Macbeth Murderer/Warrior/Lord
Agatha Christie's Murder At The Vicarage Lawrence Redding
Romeo And Juliet Graphic Artist
Romeo And Juliet Fight Captain
15 Wiz Graphic Designer
Romeo And Juliet Count Paris
Dorian Gray Basil Hallward, Understudy
Laughter On The 23rd Floor Lucas Brickman
Henry Iv, Part 1 Sheriff
Henry Iv, Part 1 Earl of Douglas
Crimes Of The Heart Barnette Lloyd
Picasso At The Lapin Agile Poster Designer
Picasso At The Lapin Agile Pablo Picasso
Fortinbras Laertes