Theatre Talk With Kyle Rowling, Actor, Director & Fight Director

Theatre Talk With Kyle Rowling, Actor, Director & Fight Director

This week's Theatre Talk features Australian Fight Director Kyle Rowling. I first met “Capt” (as he's known to his students) at the 2011 Art of Combat New York City Intensive workshop. I was completely intimidated by him at first... he's super tall and imposing, but he's actually one of the kindest and most knowledgeable people you'll ever …

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Wednesday Words of Wisdom - Maisie Williams

Wednesday Words of Wisdom – Maisie Williams

"Doing sword fighting is like picking up a dance routine... I think dancing really helps with the picking up of it." -- Maisie Williams, actress & dancer

Theatre Talk With Dr. John Lennox, Fight Director

Theatre Talk With Dr. John Lennox, Fight Director

Welcome to my new Thursday column, Theatre Talk! I'm so excited to be presenting this interview series, featuring theatre and performing artists all over the world! My first interview is with Dr. John Lennox, professor and fight director, based out of Michigan. I first met "Doc" at the 2011 Art of Combat New York City …

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Disney's Beauty and the Beast Jr. Fight Choreography

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr. Fight Choreography

Back in February, I did some fight choreography for LYTE at the Palace's production of Disney's Beauty and the Beast Jr., directed by Ruth Noonan. It was great to work with these talented young actors; they had lots of energy and were eager to learn! This is the big climactic scene where Gaston attacks the Beast …

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Huzzah! 3 Tips For A Great Medieval Times Adventure (Plus, A Deal For You!)

Huzzah! 3 Tips For A Great Medieval Times Adventure (Plus, A Deal For You!)

I am a Medieval Times junkie. I've been every year since 2011 and I'm still not sick of it. I'm obsessed with swords, horses and all things royal -- I'd totally work at Medieval Times if they hired female Knights! (Hint, hint!!!) Medieval Times is fantastic entertainment for everyone -- families young and old, big groups, …

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