ANDREA WEBER

Andrea Weber is a director, choreographer, and teacher working professionally in the SF Bay Area.

Fight direction credits include  Fool for Love , Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, Angel Face, and An Affair of Honor. and scenes from and.  She is also a director and choreographer and has worked professionally in the Bay Area with SF Shakespeare Festival,Word 4 Word , Shotgun Players, Alter Theater, and others.


A certified associate instructor with Dueling Arts International since 2006, Ms. Weber teaches beginning levels of quarterstaff, broadsword, rapier and dagger, single rapier, small sword, and unarmed. In addition to stage combat, her movement training includes Chinese martial arts, modern dance,  Laban,  yoga and ballet. 


Ms. Weber’s teaching credits include 7 years as an adjunct professor at Contra Costa College and Diablo Valley College and 2 years at College of Marin.  Areas of instruction include acting, period movement, stage combat, and movement for actors. 

RESUME

FIGHT DIRECTION   &   STAGE COMBAT INSTRUCTION

Broadsword -  Rapier and Dagger - Single Rapier -  Small Sword,

Quarterstaff  - Unarmed Combat

FIGHT  DIRECTION

Demetrius Unbound

The Totalitarians

Fugee

Macbeth

Fool for Love

After Juliet

An Affair of Honor

Romeo and Juliet

The Jewbird

Angel Face

Macbeth

Bat Boy!

unarmed

unarmed,arrow,gun

contemporary knife

contemporary knife

unarmed

contemporary knife

small sword, unarmed

unarmed, knife

unarmed

unarmed

quarterstaff

unarmed

Bare Flag Theatre

Zspace Productions 2014

Gritty City Rep 2014

SF Shakespeare Festival 2013

Alter Theater 2013

Gritty City Rep 2013

Exit Theater  2007, 2009

Contra Costa College 2008

A Traveling Jewish Theater 2008

Word 4 Word Theater Co. 2007

Diablo Valley College  2008

Diablo Valley College  2008

STAGE  COMBAT  TEACHING  EXPERIENCE

Dueling Arts San Francisco

Diablo Valley College

Contra Costa College

College of Marin

Berkeley Repertory Theater

ongoing workshops: unarmed, single rapier, quarterstaff, rapier and dagger

unarmed, single rapier, quarterstaff

unarmed

single rapier, unarmed, quarterstaff

single rapier – assistant to Dave Maier

18 week semesters 2007, 2008

3 week master classes 2006- 2008

8 week session  2006, 2007

6 week session 2006

CERTIFICATIONS  &  DEGREES

Stage Combat Associate Instructor

Stage Combat Actor Combatant

MFA - Theater

BA Cum Laude - Theater

Dueling Arts International

Society of American Fight Directors

University of Arizona

Smith College

2006

1999

1990

1985

RELATED  TRAINING

Shaolin Kung Fu/ Tai chi – hand to hand,  saber, straight sword, spear, double dagger,  staff.

Period Movement, Modern, Ballet and Jazz Dance

Iyengar Yoga and Chi Gung

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

Bay Area Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Choreography for a Play, The Skriker, 2000

Bay Area Critics Circle Award Nomination for Outstanding Choreography for a Play, Iphegenia in Aulis, 2001

Dean Goodman Award for Choreography, Cabaret, 2005 and The Skriker, 2000

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