Stage Combat: the foundations of communication and storytelling

15:45 - 16:30

Stage combat training bonds performers, providing a strong foundation in storytelling and communication techniques, all while learning how to beat each other up, safely!

By the end of this session, delegates will:

  • Have developed an understanding of health and safety rules
  • Gained basic stage combat techniques for three different staging styles
  • Improved communication skills
  • Understood the fundamentals of storytelling
  • Know how to develop characters
  • Understand how to choreograph true to character
  • Understand how stage combat relates to other performance styles, such as devising, physical theatre, musical theatre, classical acting, Shakespeare, and so on

Suitable for Key Stages 3 - 5.

Adam Milford, Stage Actor, Director, Educator, Theatre Workout Ltd