BRITISH NATIONAL STAGE COMBAT WORKSHOP 2018

Venue: Rose Bruford Drama School, Sidcup, Kent, DA15 9DF   --   Dates: 13th - 25th August 2018

Basic Stage Combat Workshop

Dates: Monday 13th - Friday 17th August and Monday 20th - Saturday 25th August

Weapons: Rapier & Dagger and Unarmed Combat

For students with little or no experience in stage combat. The Basic course provides a thorough foundation in stage combat skills with equal emphasis on safety, technique, style and performance, and is equivalent to the training you would receive at an accredited drama school. No prior experience is necessary. At the end of the course you have the opportunity to take the BASSC Fight Performance Test. 

Ages 18 and over.

Teachers:

Unarmed Combat - Roger Bartlett, BASSC Master Teacher and Fight Director

Rapier & Dagger - Taylor Hohman, BASSC Certified Teacher

Prices:£499 full price. £450 (10% discount) if you are a BASSC member. 

An accommodation package is available for students wishing to attend the workshop.

Intermediate Stage Combat Workshop

Dates: Monday 13th - Friday 17th August and Monday 20th - Saturday 25th August

Weapons: Broadsword and Knife

In addition to training in two new weapon styles, the Intermediate workshop includes a series of related acting classes to enhance the performance of stage fighting. At the end of the course you have the opportunity to take the BASSC Fight Performance Test. Students must have current Basic certification in stage combat from a recognised stage combat organisation. (BASSC, BADC, SAFD, SAFDi, FDC, East15, etc). 

Ages 18 and over.

Teachers:

Knife - John McFarland, BASSC Master Teacher and SAFD Certified Teacher and Fight Director

Broadsword - Ronin Traynor, BASSC Certified Teacher

Prices. £499 full price. £450 (10% discount) if you are a BASSC member.

An accommodation package is available for students wishing to attend the workshop.

Advanced Stage Combat Workshop

Dates: Monday 13th - Friday 17th August

Students must have passes in at least 5 weapons from a recognised stage combat organisation. (BASSC, BADC, SAFD, SAFDi, FDC, East 15, etc)

Ages 18 and over.

Confirmed classes will include:

  • Advanced Rapier & Dagger - Philip d’Orléans, BASSC Master Teacher and Fight Director

  • Spanish Rapier - Rosa Nicolas, BASSC Certified Teacher

  • Spanish knife - Rosa Nicolas, BASSC Certified Teacher

  • Unarmed and knife - John McFarland, BASSC Master Teacher, and SAFD Certified Teacher and Fight Director 

  • Firearms - Ronin Traynor, BASSC Certified Teacher 

  • Stunt falls and rolls - Roger Bartlett, BASSC Master Teacher and Fight Director

  • Voice in violence - John McFarland, BASSC Master Teacher and SAFD Certified Teacher and Fight Director

  • Choreographing staged fights - Roger Bartlett, BASSC Master Teacher and Fight Director 

Prices: £249 for full price. £225 (10% discount) if you are a BASSC member (EB £212, FP £225)

An accommodation package is available for students wishing to attend the workshop.

Fighting for Film with Richard Ryan

Dates: Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th August

Richard Ryan is an award-winning Stunt and Fight Coordinator whose credits include Troy, The Dark Knight and Sherlock Holmes. He is currently the Stunt Coordinator on Mary, Queen of Scots and Vikings.

Ages 18 and over.

Classes will focus on the techniques and practices necessary for working in film. Places are limited and to maintain a high standard of working students must have passes in at least 5 weapons from a recognised stage combat organisation. (BASSC, BADC, SAFD, SAFDi, FDC, East15, etc)

Prices: £299 full price. £199 For students also attending the Intermediate workshop

An accommodation package is available for students wishing to attend the workshop.

Junior Stage Combat Workshop

Dates: Monday 20th - Friday 24th August

Weapons: Single Sword and Unarmed Combat

This workshop is aimed at 14-18 year-olds, offering foundation skills in Swordplay and Unarmed Combat. No prior experience is necessary. At the end of the course you have the opportunity to take the Fight Performance Test and gain the BASSC Junior Grade Award.

Price: £119

An accommodation package is available for students wishing to attend the workshop.

 
 
 
 
 

BASSC membership is £25 per annum.

ALL THIS, PLUS:

  • Specialist classes in the performance of action and violence, with BASSC Master Teachers and Fight Directors!

  • Renewal Workshops will be offered based on requests from students and will only run if we meet a minimum number of student sign-ups. Please, email info@bassc.org to show your interest.

  • First Friday Fight Fest - Round off the first week of training and put your newly-acquired skills into practice in an all-in fun class for everyone at the BNSCW!!

The BASSC's highly qualified teaching staff are experienced stage fight professionals who teach in the UK's leading drama schools including RADA, Central School of Speech & Drama, Birmingham School of Acting, Drama Studio London, Italia Conti, and work widely in theatre and film. There are also assistant teachers and experienced interns to ensure that you get the best out of this intensive two-week course. To ensure a high staff-to-student ratio, places on all workshops will be limited.

Further information at https://www.bassc.org/workshops or email info@bassc.org

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