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Jared Kirby

 
Bio:
Jared Kirby has been involved in Western Martial Arts and Combat for Stage & Screen for over 20 years. He teaches in New York City (and the metro area) and has choreographed fights Off-Broadway, Nationally, in London and Sydney. As a Fight Coordinator, Jared has worked with stars such as Peter ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jared Kirby has been involved in Western Martial Arts and Combat for Stage & Screen for over 20 years. He teaches in New York City (and the metro area) and has choreographed fights Off-Broadway, Nationally, in London and Sydney. As a Fight Coordinator, Jared has worked with stars such as Peter ... (read complete bio)
 

Jared Kirby Biography

Jared Kirby has been involved in Western Martial Arts and Combat for Stage & Screen for over 20 years. He teaches in New York City (and the metro area) and has choreographed fights Off-Broadway, Nationally, in London and Sydney. As a Fight Coordinator, Jared has worked with stars such as Peter Sarsgaard, Steve Guttenberg, Cameron Douglas and has trained performers who are working on hit shows. Jared is a member of Actor?s Equity and SAG/AFTRA. He is the president of Combat Con in Las Vegas, past president of Art of Combat, and served for six years on the board of the International Order of the Sword & Pen. Jared currently teaches fencing at SUNY Purchase, Sarah Lawrence College and is a Master of Arms (Maestro d?Armi) through the Martinez Academy of Arms. Jared has an ongoing Combat for Screen & Stage class in New York City and teaches at the prestigious Tom Todoroff Conservatory as well as the NY Conservatory for Dramatic Arts. He teaches a variety of workshops across the US and around the world including Canada, England, Scotland, Finland, Italy and Australia. He has taught at the Paddy Crean International Art of the Sword Workshop, the International Swordfighting and Martial Arts Convention (ISMAC), Rapier Camp and the Western Washington WMA Workshop just to name a few. Jared is the editor and one of the translators of ?Italian Rapier Combat?, the first complete, professional translation of Capo Ferro. He is also the editor and wrote the introduction for ?The School of Fencing? by Domenico Angelo and annotated by Maestro Jeannette Acosta-Mart nez. Most recently ?The Gentleman?s Guide to Duelling? was released in February 2014 and a reprint of Donald McBane?s The Expert Swordsman?s Companion was released in January 2017. For more information, see Amazon.com.




Jared Kirby News

Mile Square Theatre to Present BERTA, BERTA this Fall Photo Mile Square Theatre to Present BERTA, BERTA this Fall
by Blair Ingenthron - Aug 29, 2022

MILE SQUARE THEATRE (MST) has announced their first production of Kevin R. Free’s first season as Artistic Director, of Angelica Chéri’s BERTA, BERTA, directed by Kevin R. Free. BERTA, BERTA will play a four-week limited engagement at Mile Square Theatre.

New Book STAGING SHAKESPEARE'S VIOLENCE Released Photo New Book STAGING SHAKESPEARE'S VIOLENCE Released
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 6, 2021

Staging Shakespeare's Violence is the first book of its kind to provide an in-depth examination of how the greatest playwright in the English language employed not only psychological brutality but also physical violence throughout his works.

THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO Will Be Performed by Hudson Classical Theater Company Begin Photo THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO Will Be Performed by Hudson Classical Theater Company Beginning This Weekend
by Stephi Wild - Jul 30, 2021

Hudson Classical Theater Company (formerly known as Hudson Warehouse) just finished their highly successful July production of ‚ÄúLove‚Äôs Labour‚Äôs Lost,‚ÄĚ which kicked off their 18th season.¬† Now that New York City is open to live theater, HCTC will bring back the classics to their summer stage in Riverside Park.¬†

Photo Flash: First Look At For Rude Grooms' THE CHANGELING; Creative Team Announced Photo Photo Flash: First Look At For Rude Grooms' THE CHANGELING; Creative Team Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 10, 2019

Queens-based theater troupe Rude Grooms released a first look and full details on the creative team for their Halloween production of The Changeling. The 1622 gothic horror tragicomedy (written by Thomas Middleton and William Rowley) plays The Studio Bar at The Astorian in Astoria and the Plaxall Gallery in Long Island City.

ROMEO AND JULIET Comes To Queens For Rude Grooms' Second Annual Free Commons Series Photo ROMEO AND JULIET Comes To Queens For Rude Grooms' Second Annual Free Commons Series
by Julie Musbach - Jul 1, 2019

Queens-based Rude Grooms announced today initial details for the company's second annual free summer production touring parks and art spaces in Astoria and Long Island City: William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, led by actor-manager Montgomery Sutton (Twelfth Night at Shakespeare's Globe) and produced in partnership with Long Island City Artists at the Plaxall Gallery and the Astoria Park Alliance and is made possible (in part) by the Queens Council on the Arts with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

EbbFlow Theatre Co. Announces Cast of Enright's Classic BLACKROCK Photo EbbFlow Theatre Co. Announces Cast of Enright's Classic BLACKROCK
by A.A. Cristi - May 31, 2019

Announcing the cast EbbFlow Theatre Co's July Production of Nick Enright's Classic: BLACKROCK.

HENRY V Goes Once More Unto The Breach At The ATA Photo HENRY V Goes Once More Unto The Breach At The ATA
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2019

Quisqueya Productions presents a limited showing of a re-imagined version of Shakespeare's HENRY V. Shakespeare's definitive parable of war and warriors will directed by Broadway veteran, Mary Lou Rosato, at the legendary American Theatre of Actors - one of the last great theaters of the famed off-off Broadway movement - for a special limited run.

BWW Review: SWITZERLAND at 59E59 Theaters is an Intriguing and Thrilling Two-Hander Photo BWW Review: SWITZERLAND at 59E59 Theaters is an Intriguing and Thrilling Two-Hander
by Marina Kennedy - Feb 15, 2019

The NYC premiere of 'Switzerland' written by Joanna Murray-Smith and directed by Dan Foster is being performed at 59E59 Theaters now through. With incisive dialogue, excellent staging and outstanding performances, the two-hander is an intense thriller that is captivating audiences.

Crime Writer Patricia Highsmith is the Subject of Joanna Murray-Smith's SWITZERLAND Photo Crime Writer Patricia Highsmith is the Subject of Joanna Murray-Smith's SWITZERLAND
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2019

59E59 Theaters welcomes the NYC premiere of SWITZERLAND written by Joanna Murray-Smith and directed by Dan Foster. Produced by Hudson Stage Company,SWITZERLAND begins performances on Today, February 7 for a limited engagement through Sunday, March 3.

Photo Flash: First Look at HENRY V Photo Photo Flash: First Look at HENRY V
by Stephi Wild - Feb 9, 2019

Quisqueya Productions presents a limited showing of a re-imagined version of Shakespeare's HENRY V, directed by Broadway veteran, Mary Lou Rosato, at the legendary American Theatre of Actors - one of the last great theaters of the famed off-off Broadway movement - for a special limited run, February 21 - 24 (Thursday - Saturday @ 7:30 p.m. with special matinees on Saturday & Sunday @ 2:00 p.m)