Session: Spring 2022
Chapter:  Tucson
Location:  Christ Church United Methodist
Time:  6:00pm - 8:00pm
Day:  Tuesday
Starts:  01/18
Ages:  12-18
Tuition:  $200.00
Open Spots:  0

** Registration ended February 1, 2022 at 11:00pm

This class is full!


Learn with Michael and Daniel, who are UArizona BFA students and certified actor combatants. This class will focus on the skills hand-to-hand stage combat and how to safely learn and participate in fight choreography! The students will learn a variety of skills with unarmed combat in different scenes. At the culmination of the class, students will showcase what they've learned in choreographed fight scenes.


Michael Laverde

Michael is a current senior in the B.F.A. Musical Theatre program at the University of Arizona, minoring in music composition. As a part of the Arizona Repertory Theatre, Michael’s credits include the Wolf/Steward (INTO THE WOODS) and Company (PIPPIN). He has also performed in concert with Kristin Chenoweth (Tucson Music Hall), and with Hunter Bell and Barrett Foa (L.A. Rockwell Table & Stage). Michael has received the Orange County Cappies Award for Best Choreography in a Play twice, and received the Highest Recognition Award from the MACY Awards. Michael is a certified Actor Combatant by the Society of American Fight Directors. He has served as Fight/Dance Captain (INTO THE WOODS) and Fight Director for the University of Arizona student film I’M JUST TRYING TO HELP.


Byron Mrowiec

Byron is currently pursuing his MFA in Theatre Design and Production at the University of Arizona. Although Byron works professionally in theatre production, he also loves performing and is always looking for opportunities to act and dance. Originally from Chicago, Byron is a CYT Chicago graduate and is very excited to be involved with CYT Tucson!


Daniel Altamirano

Daniel Altamirano- (He/Him/His) BFA Senior Musical Theatre Major at the University of Arizona. Recent Works: Understudy Male Swing at ATC's Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley and Henry at SAPAC's Next To Normal.

Location Notes:

There are entrances to the church on Woodland Ave/4th St./Craycroft Rd.. Please park in rear parking lot and walk your student onto church grounds. The site coordinator will be located at the ramada for you to sign in/out. 


655 N. Craycroft Rd., Tucson, AZ 85711