Michael Cosenza

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Michael Cosenza- is a Philadelphia based actor combatant. As an actor, he has performed regionally in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, DC, and Delaware. A graduate of Temple University, his focus was primarily classical acting and fight direction. While in school, he began his stage combat training, moved onto various regional workshops, and was lucky enough to attend the advanced workshop at the National Workshop. While there, he was awarded the Best Male Advanced Actor Combatant Award. Currently, he teaches and choreographs in the Philadelphia area, and works to maintain his advanced actor combatant status. As a fight director, his work has been featured on the stages of many local theaters, and for departments at colleges and universities in the area. .He is known for his sense of humor, creating a positive working environment, and an emphasis on dynamic action in violence. 


Skill Proficiency History

Date Weapon Location Grade

Philadelphia Stage Combat Workshop

Oct 2, 2015 Unarmed Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Recommended Pass
Oct 2, 2015 Knife Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Recommended Pass
Oct 3, 2008 Knife Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Recommended Pass
Oct 3, 2008 Unarmed Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Recommended Pass

Fights 4

Aug 19, 2012 Broadsword New York, New York Recommended Pass

Winter Wonderland Workshop

Jan 7, 2011 Rapier and Dagger St. Charles, Illinois Recommended Pass