Dan O'Driscoll

Certified Teacher

Dan O’Driscoll has choreographed 100's of fights nationally that have garnered rave reviews and three off-off-broadway review (oobr) awards in New York City. Located in mid-town Manhattan and working primarily in the tri-state area (NY, NJ, CT) - he has choreographed the violence in 159 theatrical/film productions. In addition, Dan has assisted on another 59 productions both on Broadway and Off-Broadway. See www.swordandtherose.com for a full list of credits.

As a stage combat instructor - Dan has taught at New York University - Tisch School of the Arts (2001-present), Montclair State University (2001-present), SUNY - New Paltz (2009), SUNY - Nassau Community College (2006-2008, 2013-2016), the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts (Summer, 2015) and Marymount Manhattan College (Summer, 2016).

Dan is a Certified Teacher with the Society of American Fight Directors since 2004 and a full member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society.


Skill Proficiency History

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