Dan Granke

Editor in Chief for The Cutting Edge Newsletter/Certified Teacher

Dan Granke is a Director, Actor, Teacher, and Movement Director based out of Tampa, Fl. His work has appeared all across the country. He currently serves as Producing Artistic Director for the Tampa Shakespeare Festival, and is on faculty at the University of South Florida. In addition to stage combat training, he has extensive experience in mask, mime, physical comedy, devising, and staging intimacy. He also has extensive experience in the martial arts, including Tai Chi, Aikido, SAMBO, and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He is also an instructor of Historical Fencing, with Krieg School Tampa Bay, where he teaches longsword and dussack based on the work of Joachim Meyer.

 

 

  • dan.granke@gmail.com
  • SAG, SDC, Tampa Shakespeare Festival, National Michael Chekhov Association, University of South Florida

Skill Proficiency History

Date Weapon Location Grade

Virginia Commonwealth University

Jan 30, 2012 Broadsword Richmond, Virginia Recommended Pass
Jan 30, 2012 Single Sword Richmond, Virginia Recommended Pass
Jan 30, 2012 Rapier and Dagger Richmond, Virginia Recommended Pass
Jan 30, 2012 Unarmed Richmond, Virginia Recommended Pass

Fights4

May 5, 2011 Broadsword and Shield New York, New York Recommended Pass
May 5, 2011 Quarterstaff New York, New York Recommended Pass
Dec 12, 2010 Broadsword New York, New York Recommended Pass
Dec 12, 2010 Knife New York, New York Recommended Pass
Dec 12, 2010 Unarmed New York, New York Recommended Pass

Summer Sling

Aug 21, 2010 Unarmed New York, New York Recommended Pass
Aug 21, 2010 Small Sword New York, New York Recommended Pass

Philadelphia Stage Combat Workshop

Oct 3, 2008 Knife Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Recommended Pass
Oct 3, 2008 Broadsword and Shield Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Recommended Pass

Fights4/Combat Inc

Aug 16, 2008 Single Sword New York, New York Basic Pass