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The British Academy of Stage & Screen Combat

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Professional Training in Stage Combat is a necessity in today’s film and theatre industry. The public want to see exciting action sequences, while performers need to be safe, skilled and confident. The BASSC is dedicated to providing the very best quality training, whatever your level of experience.

CLICK HERE to watch a video of BASSC members in action!

If you're keen to take your first steps into Stage Combat training, we have a number of introductory classes and workshops running throughout the year just for you!





BNSCW is now just £349 (£299 for BASSC members)!



This August, in conjunction with the Kenneth More Theatre, Ilford, we will be running a Junior Stage Combat Workshop for students aged 14 -18. This workshop runs for one week (Monday - Friday) and includes Unarmed Combat and swordplay with Single Rapier. It will take place at the Kenneth More Theatre, Ilford. Full details can be found on the BNSCW page in Courses and Workshops.

The UK's Leading Intensive Stage Combat Workshop - Booking Now!!

Monday 4th - Saturday 16th August 2014

IAMS (Islington Arts & Media School, Turle Road, London N4 3LS

Our annual flagship event, the BNSCW, now in its 22nd year, is open for booking. The workshop includes a Basic course, for those with little or no previous stage combat experience, and an Intermediate / Advanced course for anyone who already holds a Basic certificate and wants to continue their training with two more weapons.



The Basic course covers our standard basic weapon systems of Rapier & Dagger and Unarmed Combat, whilst this year's Intermediate/Advanced weapons are Sword & Shield and Knife!



For full details and to book your place on this fantastic workshop, head to the BNSCW page in our Courses and Workshops