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Weekly Class: Fridays

NYCSS Home Base 356 West 40th Street, New York, NY, United States

  Weekly Classes New Friday Class! Enrollment in our weekly class is now done on a month to month basis Here’s what that means for you: – All students will commit to train for that entire month. – Class will be 2 hours once a week on your selected day. – Students pay a single fee for the month (at this time there are no makeup classes). – Class will be capped at 10 people. After 10 people have committed for the month a waitlist will be created.   Class is open to all skill and experience levels, so don’t...

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The Longsword: A 6-week Weapon Track

NYCSS Home Base 356 West 40th Street, New York, NY, United States

Get Medieval this January! This specialized weapon track will focus on the use of Longsword for Stage & Screen Combat. Using a foundation in Historical Germanic Longsword students will learn the fundamental skills of the weapon such as the guards, footwork, attacks and parries. By the end of the course students will apply all of these skills into a choreographed fight. This track will run on Saturdays, January 13th to February 17th (If a class is cancelled due to inclement weather, a makeup class will be held February 24th) *This seminar is open to students of all skill and experience...

$230
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The Smallsword: A 6-week Weapon Track

NYCSS Home Base 356 West 40th Street, New York, NY, United States

A Fast and Elegant weapon for Stage & Screen From the late 17th to the beginning of the 19th century, the smallsword served as a civilian sidearm, a powerful symbol of rank in society and a deadly weapon on the dueling ground. Being shorter and lighter than the rapier gave the user the ability to deliver quick movements and precise thrusts. Duelists such as Julie d’Aubigny (La Maupin) and the Chevalier de Saint-George helped solidify the legacy of this weapon. It’s use can also be seen in films such as The Duelist. This 6-week track will begin by focusing on the subtle manipulations of the...

$230
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Weekly Class: Mondays

NYCSS Home Base 356 West 40th Street, New York, NY, United States

  Weekly Classes Enrollment in our weekly class is now done on a month to month basis Here’s what that means for you: – All students will commit to train for that entire month. – Class will be 2 hours once a week on your selected day. – Students pay a single fee for the month (at this time there are no makeup classes). – Class will be capped at 10 people. After 10 people have committed for the month a waitlist will be created.   Class is open to all skill and experience levels, so don’t worry if you...

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The Combat Simulation: Stage Combat Fitness

NYCSS Home Base 356 West 40th Street, New York, NY, United States

  The Combat Simulation: Stage Combat Fitness Join Zach Herman, a Personal Trainer, Kwon Do Black Belt, and Actor in an hour long class designed to enhance your strength, conditioning, and mobility to make you a more powerful performer, and healthier artist! These 1 hour classes will include: Warm Up -Completely prepare the body to move, paying special attention to neck, back, shoulders and hips. Conditioning -Drills and authenticity of technique -Cardiovascular conditioning (your form won’t suffer if you’re not tired) -Footwork -Minor plyometrics to prepare the body for high impact scenarios Functional Strength -Quad strength for knee protection -Hip...

$25.00 – $85.00
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Weekly Class: Tuesdays

NYCSS Home Base 356 West 40th Street, New York, NY, United States

  Weekly Classes Enrollment in our weekly class is now done on a month to month basis Here’s what that means for you: – All students will commit to train for that entire month. – Class will be 2 hours once a week on your selected day. – Students pay a single fee for the month (at this time there are no makeup classes). – Class will be capped at 10 people. After 10 people have committed for the month a waitlist will be created.   Class is open to all skill and experience levels, so don’t worry if you...

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Weekly Class: Wednesdays

NYCSS Home Base 356 West 40th Street, New York, NY, United States

  Weekly Classes Enrollment in our weekly class is now done on a month to month basis Here’s what that means for you: – All students will commit to train for that entire month. – Class will be 2 hours once a week on your selected day. – Students pay a single fee for the month (at this time there are no makeup classes). – Class will be capped at 10 people. After 10 people have committed for the month a waitlist will be created.   Class is open to all skill and experience levels, so don’t worry if you...

Recurring

Weekly Class: Fridays

NYCSS Home Base 356 West 40th Street, New York, NY, United States

  Weekly Classes New Friday Class! Enrollment in our weekly class is now done on a month to month basis Here’s what that means for you: – All students will commit to train for that entire month. – Class will be 2 hours once a week on your selected day. – Students pay a single fee for the month (at this time there are no makeup classes). – Class will be capped at 10 people. After 10 people have committed for the month a waitlist will be created.   Class is open to all skill and experience levels, so don’t...

Recurring

The Longsword: A 6-week Weapon Track

NYCSS Home Base 356 West 40th Street, New York, NY, United States

Get Medieval this January! This specialized weapon track will focus on the use of Longsword for Stage & Screen Combat. Using a foundation in Historical Germanic Longsword students will learn the fundamental skills of the weapon such as the guards, footwork, attacks and parries. By the end of the course students will apply all of these skills into a choreographed fight. This track will run on Saturdays, January 13th to February 17th (If a class is cancelled due to inclement weather, a makeup class will be held February 24th) *This seminar is open to students of all skill and experience...

$230
Recurring

The Smallsword: A 6-week Weapon Track

NYCSS Home Base 356 West 40th Street, New York, NY, United States

A Fast and Elegant weapon for Stage & Screen From the late 17th to the beginning of the 19th century, the smallsword served as a civilian sidearm, a powerful symbol of rank in society and a deadly weapon on the dueling ground. Being shorter and lighter than the rapier gave the user the ability to deliver quick movements and precise thrusts. Duelists such as Julie d’Aubigny (La Maupin) and the Chevalier de Saint-George helped solidify the legacy of this weapon. It’s use can also be seen in films such as The Duelist. This 6-week track will begin by focusing on the subtle manipulations of the...

$230

Flexible Weapons: A Sunday Seminar

NYCSS Home Base 356 West 40th Street, New York, NY, United States

"Flex" Your Skills in our February Seminar! Throughout traditional martial arts to works of fantasy flexible weapons have found there place in almost every genre of stage and screen combat. Join us for this 4-hour seminar and unlock these skills for yourself! Starting with a plastic chain, this seminar will cover the mechanics and principals of using flexible weapons that can be easily switched out for a belt, scarf or even a flag. From there we will look at their application in stage combat (along with a few fun tricks and spins) before moving into applying those skills in a...

$75.00 – $100.00
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Weekly Class: Mondays

NYCSS Home Base 356 West 40th Street, New York, NY, United States

  Weekly Classes Enrollment in our weekly class is now done on a month to month basis Here’s what that means for you: – All students will commit to train for that entire month. – Class will be 2 hours once a week on your selected day. – Students pay a single fee for the month (at this time there are no makeup classes). – Class will be capped at 10 people. After 10 people have committed for the month a waitlist will be created.   Class is open to all skill and experience levels, so don’t worry if you...