Throwback Thursday: Breaking Bottles!

Video Credit: Shrew'd Business This video is rehearsal footage from our first time using a breakaway bottle in the bar brawl scene in [THEY FIGHT!] from the London Fringe Festival last year.  My favourite part (other than kicking my best brother Brandon Stafford in the face with an assist by Sam Shoebottom) is someone saying …

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Throwback Thursday: The Language of Music

This week's throwback goes waaaaaaaay back to 2005!  I was in my third year of post-secondary education at Queen's University, and appeared in my friend Derek's video, entitled The Language of Music.  It features the music of RJD2, and I make my grand entrance at 1:09 in the amazing role of "Running Girl."  Such ACTING.  …

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Throwback Thursday: The Hobbit

Back in October, I choreographed violence for OKTC's production of The Hobbit, directed by Greg Mizon.  This was a great group of actors to work with -- they were all super-eager to learn and willing to try anything!  There were a huge number of weapons -- swords, hammers, staffs, tomahawks, bows -- and some physically …

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Throwback Thursday: Longsword in NYC with OKTC!

This week’s Throwback Thursday is from my trip to New York City with OKTC, in March 2012 (actually one year minus one day ago today!).  After attending my first Art of Combat summer intensive in 2011, I was really eager to get back to swinging a sword in the Big Apple again.  So I arranged with …

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Throwback Thursday: Michael Esper!

This week's Throwback Thursday is from my trip to New York City with OKTC, in March 2012.  I got my photo taken with Broadway actor Michael Esper, who I saw perform in Leslye Headland's Assistance at Playwrights Horizons (which, by the way, was awesome, and I've used monologues from this show for auditions since then!).  This …

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