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More than Speed

Speed is very important in fights – it”s exciting, it hides the mechanics of certain techniques, and it helps convey the chaotic energy of characters fighting to survive. But speed is not everything. If actors simply go as fast as … Continue reading

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FDC National Stage Combat Workshop!!

The FDC National Workshop is starting next week – this year it will be held at Capilano University in Vancouver – and I”m off to join this year”s team of Instructors. I want to tell you guys a bit about … Continue reading

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Stage Combat 101: The Broad Strokes for the Uninitiated

Most people who have not worked in the entertainment industry are not very familiar with Stage Combat. Having studied and performed stage combat for almost half my life, it is my mission to spread an understanding of this Art of … Continue reading

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