This weekly class covers the basic elements of stage combat, throwing the punch, positioning, reacting and selling the stunt. The swordsmanship aspect include handling, base movement, and choreography using rapier, sword and shield, dual sword, two handed and Bo staff. This course requires all participants to purchase their own practice weapon for swordsmanship training.
Craig Appel is a SAG stunt performer and sfx makeup artist who has worked in film and television for over 30 years. His prior work includes stunt performances and appearances on Terminator 2: Judgement Day, The Three Musketeers, Underworld, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Waterworld, Planet of the Apes, Star Trek: Enterprise, Firefly, The Scorpion King, and many more.
This class is part of our free Open House monthly series! Drop in and see what Stage Combat is all about!