Department of Drama
New Studio on Broadway
Physical Acting Combat Composition Class
This class is taught by Doce Pares Eskrima Grand Master Arnulfo Cuesta and Associate Arts Professor Orlando Pabotoy
For one semester, students in the Combat Composition class learned rhythmic stick work, foot work, knife work, and stilt work. They composed their own scenarios incorporating all those elements and then adapted their performances for film.
These students are the sole writers and creators of the work that you are about to see.
The Fall 2014 Combat Composition class features:
Filmed and edited by Gary Gabisan. (4th Degree Doce Pares Eskrima Black Belt and NYU Film Alumni.)