Stephen Bain

Stephen Bain

NZ European
Age Range
52 - 62
178cm / 5ft 10in
100cm / 39in
90cm / 35in
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Year Production Role Company / Director Type
2024 Pike River Nick Smith Dir. Rob Sarkies Feature Film
2022 Power of the Dog Mr Weltz the Undertaker dir: Jane Campion Feature Film
2015 Erebus: Into the Unknown Traffic Controller Rouge Pictures, dir: Peter Burger Feature Film
2013 Field Punishment No. 1 Colonel Pringle - Support Lippy Films Tele-Feature Film


Year Production Role Company / Director Type
2022 Revelations Doctor Brian Cloud 9 Screen Entertainment Ltd Drama
2014 Top of the Lake John Baxter TOL Productions, dir: Jane Campion Drama
2010 The Pretender Series 2 Matthew Davis - Guest Great Southern Television Drama
2008 Burying Brian Suit #2 Drama
2006 Outrageous Fortune Series Two Malcom South Pacific Pictures Drama
2001-2003 The Strip Series 1 & 2 Glenn - Core Cast Gibson Group Limited Drama


Year Production Role Company / Director
2018 AWARDS - Artist in Residence NIDA Art Colony, Lithuania
2015 AWARDS - Resident Artist Massey University, Palmerston North
2014 AWARDS - Artist in Residence Taipei Artist Village (Supported by Asia NZ Foundation), Taiwan
2014 AWARDS - Overall Fringe for I Wanna Be..... Auckland Fringe Festival
2014 AWARDS - Best Outdoor Show - IQ2 Wellington Fringe Festival
2005 AWARDS - Visiting Artist in Residence Massey University - English & Media Studies
1996 AWARDS - Best Original Play, Too High the Son Wellington Theatre Awards
2022 Performance Series Performance Art Old Folks Ass - Auckland
2022 Mindset Shipping Performance Art Pyramid Club, Auckland
2021 The Drifting Room Performance Art Urban Walking Festival - Auckland
2022 The Drifting Room Performance Art Nowhere Festival - Auckland & Wellington
2017 ARS, CIFAS Worksop Performance Art Brussels & Belgium
2016 DIY Life Performance Art Te Uru - Auckland
2016 They Come From Far Away Performance Art - Group Shows & Finnish Performace Artists Te Uru, Auckland NZ
2015 Future Hotel Performance Art - Solo Installation & 4 week program of durational Performances The Audio Foundation, Auckland NZ
2014 This Means You & What Have You Done To Me? Performance Art Turku New Performance Festival, Turku, Finland & Madhouse Festival Helsinki, Finland
2014 This Means You Performance Art - Solo Installation & Performace Taipei Artists Village, Taiwan
2014 Why Not Performance Art - Group Show Taipei Artists Village, Taiwan
2013 M&A, by Goldin+Senneby Performance Art Artspace Aotearoa - Auckland
2011 It's been a Hard Day Performance Art M-idzoomer M. Museum - Leuven, Belgium
1996-2022 Under Lili's Balcony Company - Co Director Theatre Company
2010-2016 Future Hotel Company - Co-Director
2004-2016 Winning Productions Company - Director
2006-2008 Luxembourg Gardens Artist Residency Company - Director Luxembourg
2017 Field Work (Dance Theatre) Fidget Company, Corbans Estate Theatre - Auckland
2016 Free Happiness (as Futurehotel) Basement Theatre
2015 What have you done to me? (as Futurehotel) Madhouse Festival Helsinki, Finland
2014 The Floating Theatre Winning Productions - Auckland
2014 What have you done to me? (as Futurehotel) Basement Theatre
2013 The Long White Cloud, by William Pope.L Te Tuhi Gallery - Auckland
2002 Salto - Site Specifi Old National Museum, Wellington
2001 The Irish Annals of Aotearoa Bats Theatre
1999 The Tower Under the Sky Lewis dir: France Herve
1998 The Abattoir Ensemble Bats Theatre
1997 The Exchange Thomas Downstage Theatre
1996 Too High The Son Richard Pearse Under Lili's Balcony Theatre Co.
1996 La Chambre d'Amour Louis Bats Theatre
1994 Lovelock's Dream Run Jack Downstage Theatre, dir: William Walker
1994 Victoria Station Bats Theatre
1994 Brief Case Bats Theatre
1994 Ladies Night II Downstage Theatre
1994 Merchant of Venice Singapore Tour
1994 Macbeth Singapore Tour
1994 King Lear Maidment Theatre
1993 Importance of Being Ernest Centrepoint Theatre
1993 Making it Big Centrepoint Theatre
1993 Supermarket of Love Bats Theatre
1992 Sexual Perversity in Chicago Bats Theatre
1992 The Seed Bats Theatre
1992 Gary's Cafe Bats Theatre
1992 Lewd & Ludicrous Bats Theatre
1992 Pushstart National Universities


Year Production Role Company / Director
2023 Greenpeace Scotty Greenpeace Aotearoa


Year Description Institution / Presenter
2016-2021 PhD Society & Culture University of Tasmania, Australia
2010 Advanced Scenography Studies APASS - Antwerp, Belgium
1999 Australian Workshop Festival Meyerholdt, Gennedi Bogdanov
1995 Voice/Choreographic Theatre Pantheatre Paris, Roy Hart
1995 Voice/Choreographic Theatre Philippe Gaulier, London
1990-1991 Diploma of Acting Te Kura Toi Whakaari: NZ Drama School
1987-1988 Dept of Theatre & Film Victoria University of Wellington
1985-1987 School of Architecture Victoria University of Wellington (BBSc)


Intermediate: French


Intermediate: American - Californian | American - General | Australian | British | European | French | New Zealand | UK - English | UK - Scottish


Intermediate: Cycling | Mountain Biking | Soccer | Swimming | Tennis

Driving & Flying

Intermediate: Driving (general) | Stick Shift

Singing Range

Baritone | Tenor

Singing Styles

Intermediate: Contemporary | Rock

Musical Instruments

Intermediate: Cello | Electric Bass | Guitar | Keyboard


Intermediate: General Movement