Michael Mueller

Associate Editor, The Fight Master

MICHAEL MUELLER is an actor, educator, fight choreographer, and editor. In addition to being a Certified Teacher with the Society of American Fight Directors (SAFD), Michael is also a combat instructor with Revenge Arts and a member of Actors' Equity Association (AEA), the British Academy of Dramatic Combat (BADC), the British Academy of Stage and Screen Combat (BASSC), Fight Directors Canada (FDC), SAG-AFTRA, and Sword Fights Inc. (SFI). Michael earned his B.F.A. in Acting from Wright State University and M.F.A. in Performance Pedagogy from the University of Pittsburgh. In addition to his theatrical work, Michael also serves as an associate editor of The Fight Master and editorial consultant for The Cutting Edge.

  • mjmueller3@gmail.com
  • Academy of Fight Directors Canada, AEA, Association of Theatre in Higher Education, Association of Theatre Movement Educators, British Academy of Dramatic Combat, British Academy of Stage and Screen Combat, Nordic Stage Fight Society, SAG-AFTRA

Skill Proficiency History

Date Weapon Location Grade

Bard Alley Studio

Nov 15, 2009 Quarterstaff Cincinnati, Ohio Basic Pass

2009 National Stage Combat Workshops

Jul 24, 2009 Broadsword Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 24, 2009 Rapier and Dagger Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 24, 2009 Knife Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 24, 2009 Unarmed Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 24, 2009 Small Sword Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 24, 2009 Broadsword and Shield Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass

Willamette University

May 13, 2009 Knife Salem, Oregon Recommended Pass
Dec 17, 2008 Single Sword Salem, Oregon Recommended Pass
May 9, 2008 Broadsword Salem, Oregon Recommended Pass
May 9, 2008 Unarmed Salem, Oregon Recommended Pass