You will be partnered up and work on a scene for the last class. This way it becomes both an acting exercise and safe violence training. Please join us. We'd love to have you.
About the instructor: Toby Minor is an actor combatant, certified with the SAFD (Society of American Fight Directors) and received his B.A. training from NMSU. He also holds black belt level in BudoTaijutsu (Ninjitsu), which makes him a real-life Ninja. Toby teaches classes all over Austin and has choreographed fights for various shows around town, including Rose Rage with Hidden Room (for which he just received a B. Iden Payne nomination for best fight choreography), Medieval Macabre with The Baron's Men, Big Love with Shrewd Productions (for which he just received a B. Iden Payne nomination for best fight choreography), The Three Musketeers with Leander High School, Hamlet with Austin Shakespeare (for which he received a PlayShakespeare.com Falstaff award nomination) and Hamlet with Black Swan Productions, True West with DYS theatre, I Hate Hamlet with the Georgetown Palace Theater, and Lear at the Vortex (for which he was nominated for a B. Iden Payne Award for outstanding fight choreography), among many others. Film Choreography credits include, among others, Haze, and Omniscience with Stage Left in Chicago.