Recurring

Shakespeare’s (S)words: A 4-week Track

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

“These violent delights have violent ends, And in their triumph die like fire and powder, Which as they kiss consume.” –Romeo & Juliet Our Shakespeare Seminar expands into a 4-week immersive track! This track will look at the violence of Shakespeare and interpreting it into physical choices in the scene. We'll begin with an introduction (or refresher course) on breaking down and reading the text. Then we will interpret the types of violent acts that can be extrapolated from the text. This will guide our exploration of options for performers and choreographers to express character and reveal story through violence....

$170
Recurring

Fantasy Choreography: A 4-Week Track

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

In a Fantasy World Your Options Are Limitless This track will focus on the application of the styles and tricks of fantasy sword work in choreography. After a quick refresher, students will begin building those skills into choreography with the goal of building into a multi-phrase fight to challenge the skills of any performer. Classes run on Saturdays from 4:00 to 6:30pm July 13th through August 3rd Want to take both our Saturday Tracks? Click Here!

$170
Recurring

Weekly Class: Unarmed & Sabre

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

  Monday Classes This is the registration page for Monday Classes Class will be from 11am to 1pm on the following dates: – July 1st – July 8th – July15th – July 22nd – July 29th 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. – Classes will be 2 hours long. – Students pay a single fee for the month (at this time there are no makeup classes). – Class will be capped at 10 people. After...

$170
Recurring

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 – $110
Recurring

Weekly Class: Unarmed & Rapier

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

  Tuesday Night Classes This is the registration page for Tuesday Night Classes Class will be from 7:45 to 9:45pm on the following dates: – July 2nd – July 9th – July 16th – July 23rd – July 30th 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. – Classes will be 2 hours long. – Students pay a single fee for the month (at this time there are no makeup classes). – Class will be capped at...

$170
Recurring

Weekly Class: Unarmed & Knife

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

  Wednesday Classes This is the registration page for Wednesday Classes Class will be from 7:45 to 9:45pm on the following dates: – July 3rd – July 10th – July 17th – July 24th – July 31st 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. – Classes will be 2 hours long. – Students pay a single fee for the month (at this time there are no makeup classes). – Class will be capped at 10 people....

$170
Recurring

Weekly Classes: Unarmed & Longsword

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

  Friday Classes This is the registration page for Friday Classes Class will be from 11am to 1pm on the following dates: – July 5th – July 12th – July 19th – July 26th 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. – Classes will be 2 hours long. – 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...

$135
Recurring

Shakespeare’s (S)words: A 4-week Track

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

“These violent delights have violent ends, And in their triumph die like fire and powder, Which as they kiss consume.” –Romeo & Juliet Our Shakespeare Seminar expands into a 4-week immersive track! This track will look at the violence of Shakespeare and interpreting it into physical choices in the scene. We'll begin with an introduction (or refresher course) on breaking down and reading the text. Then we will interpret the types of violent acts that can be extrapolated from the text. This will guide our exploration of options for performers and choreographers to express character and reveal story through violence....

$170
Recurring

Fantasy Choreography: A 4-Week Track

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

In a Fantasy World Your Options Are Limitless This track will focus on the application of the styles and tricks of fantasy sword work in choreography. After a quick refresher, students will begin building those skills into choreography with the goal of building into a multi-phrase fight to challenge the skills of any performer. Classes run on Saturdays from 4:00 to 6:30pm July 13th through August 3rd Want to take both our Saturday Tracks? Click Here!

$170
Recurring

Weekly Class: Unarmed & Sabre

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

  Monday Classes This is the registration page for Monday Classes Class will be from 11am to 1pm on the following dates: – July 1st – July 8th – July15th – July 22nd – July 29th 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. – Classes will be 2 hours long. – Students pay a single fee for the month (at this time there are no makeup classes). – Class will be capped at 10 people. After...

$170
Recurring

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 – $110
Recurring

Weekly Class: Unarmed & Rapier

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

  Tuesday Night Classes This is the registration page for Tuesday Night Classes Class will be from 7:45 to 9:45pm on the following dates: – July 2nd – July 9th – July 16th – July 23rd – July 30th 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. – Classes will be 2 hours long. – Students pay a single fee for the month (at this time there are no makeup classes). – Class will be capped at...

$170