Fight Direction

Performance: Fight Scene 2019

Ilan Rosenberg decided we were going to choreograph, perform, and film a fight scene in 5 hours. It was a long 5 hours.

Performance: Teaching Stage Combat

I’ve recently had the honor of teaching stage combat in school. Hope to do many more in school classes. A special thank you for the collaboration with Electric Moon Theatre.

Performance: Cosplay Is Not Consent

I had the honor of working with CosPartyTO in this important message. I was the fight director, DOP, and editor.  CosPartyTO dropped by in GLOW parody to remind us all that Cosplay is NOT consent.

Performance: Hunger Games Promo

Always a fun time fight directing for CospartyTO. This was a Hunger Games Promo for the battle sports event.  Watch out for more events from Cosparty Toronto. Website: www.cosparty.ca/events Facebook: facebook.com/CosPartyTO/Twitter: @cospartytoInstagram: @cospartyto

Performance: Long Doorway – Fight Directing

This newly commissioned work takes as its starting point a 1956 CBC teledrama On Trial The Long Doorway by Canadian screenwriter Stanley Mann. The teledrama tells the story of a rising Black legal aide lawyer who is assigned to represent a young¬†white student who has assaulted a fellow student/rising Black athlete, playing out in locations …
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Performance: IAC at Rapier Wit

15 Days of becoming an Intermediate Actor Combatant. It was hard, brain busting, and tons of fun. Check it out: https://youtu.be/Vvn0nXmdWR8?hd=1   Chris James: Twitter: @SiegeTO Insta: @SiegeTO Facebook: /thesiegeblog Website: siegeblog.com Rapier Wit: Website: www.rapierwit.com Address: 575 Wellington St W, Toronto, ON M5V 1G3 Phone: (416) 534-1947

Performance: Fight on Film BEAT DOWN.

We all have to keep our skills sharp. This is a fighting on film seminar I took at Rapier Wit. Thank you to Casey Hudecki and Kevin Robinson for Choreographing.   Website: Chrisjames.actor Twitter: @SiegeTO Facebook: facebook.com/Mr.Chris.James Tumblr: thesiegeblog.tumblr.com