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Mr. Suddeth's book is a must have for any actor, director, designer, playwright or stage manager.
Best of all, he offers numerous approaches to comabt choreography and encourages the reader discover what works best for him/herself.
I bought Mr. Suddeth's book a year or so ago simply looking for some pointers on choreographing a fight.
Mr. Suddeth's book is a must have for any actor, director, designer, playwright or stage manager. The chapters on blood effects and firearm safety are worth the price of the book. Read morePublished on December 19, 2011 by Brian LeTraunik
Suddeth does a great job of breaking down the process of fight directing in a detailed but easily digested manner. Read morePublished on November 15, 2011 by PussInBoots
This text is fantastic. I am a theatre instructor, I requested that my school library purchase this text. It has been out ever since we got it in. Read morePublished on February 1, 2011 by Amazon Customer
I did a review for this book many years ago and I just need to say that Fight Directing for the Theatre is still the best work of its kind out there. Read morePublished on December 22, 2010 by Robb Hunter
I bought this book quite a few years ago when I was an actor training up through the British Academy of Dramatic Combat levels, I then began training as a Stage Combat teacher... Read morePublished on December 18, 2010 by Claire Llewellyn
Whether you are an experienced fight director or just getting started (I'd suggest a high level of proficiency in stage combat first), fight master J. Read morePublished on April 10, 2002 by Laurie Miller
As a beginner in the world of theatre and stage combat, this book has helped me more than any other text out there. Read morePublished on November 13, 2000