Upcoming Training Opportunities:
MASTER CLASS: STAGE COMBAT with CARLA PANTOJA
Sunday, April 27 12 -3 pm
Registration opens March 11
This foundational course will teach students how to execute basic stage combat sequences effectively and safely. Students will work with award-winning fight choreographer, Carla Pantoja, on hand to hand combat as well as how to use stage weapons.
Carla teaching the "hair pull" at Teatro Vision
Carla Pantoja works as an instructor of theatrical combat for California Shakespeare Theater and San Francisco Shakespeare Festival and is a teaching artist through Berkeley Repertory Theatre, San Jose Repertory Theatre, and Each One Reach One. Carla received her theatrical combat training through the British Academy of Stage & Screen Combat, Academy of the Sword, Action Actor’s Society, and continues with Dueling Arts International.Her work has been seen on stage at Cutting Ball Theater, Killing My Lobster, Teatro Visión, Woman’s Will, Palo Alto Players, Broadway West, East LA Repertory Theater, as well as school productions around the Bay Area. She was the fight coordinator for two films; Evolution the Musical and Monsters Don’t Get to Cry. She has been nominated for a 2007 Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle Award for her work on Cutting Ball Theater’s Taming of the Shrew.
DANCE FOR MUSICAL THEATER II