Alec Barbour

Alec Barbour is a Syracuse, NY based actor, fight choreographer, and playwright. He received his MFA in Acting at the Hilberry Repertory Theatre at Wayne State University in Detroit, where his roles included Iago in Othello, Carson in Gross Indecency, and Charles Lomax in Major Barbara. Regional credits include Sir Castor in Camelot and Horner in The Country Wife. He has been studying stage combat for ten years, and is an Advanced Actor/ Combatant with the Society of American Fight Directors.  he has directed fight for Romeo & Juliet  and The Liar at LeMoyne College, and Kiss Me Kate at SU Drama. Other show he has fight-directed include Arabian Nights, Dead Man’s Cell Phone, and SubUrbia for Wayne State University, The Cripple of Inishmaan, Macbeth, The Mousetrap,  and Moon Over Buffalo at the Hilberry Repertory Theatre,Romeo & Juliet and Dracula for WallByrd Theatre Co., and Disgraced at Syracuse Stage.  Dracula, his first play, and the most faithful adaptation of Stoker’s novel of which he is aware, enjoyed a successful reading in New York City in 2010, and at the Rochester Fringe Festival in 2016. His second, The Nightmare, is a thriller centered around sleep-paralysis, the supernatural, and psychological abuse. He is also the author of the vampire short story The Resurrection and the Life; he promises to write something more cheerful next time. He is a proud member of Actors’ Equity and SAG/AFTRA.




Skill Proficiency History

Date Weapon Location Grade

A-Town Throw Down 2016

May 24, 2016 Quarterstaff Atlanta, Georgia Recommended Pass

Society of American Fight Directors

Jul 11, 2014 Small Sword Winston-Salem, North Carolina Basic Pass
Jul 11, 2014 Broadsword Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 11, 2014 Single Sword Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 11, 2014 Rapier and Dagger Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 11, 2014 Knife Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 11, 2014 Broadsword and Shield Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass
Jul 11, 2014 Quarterstaff Winston-Salem, North Carolina Recommended Pass

A-Town Throw Down

May 18, 2014 Small Sword Atlanta, Georgia Basic Pass

Private Class

Dec 15, 2013 Unarmed Detroit, Michigan Recommended Pass

The A-Town Throw Down

May 12, 2012 Rapier and Dagger Atlanta, Georgia Recommended Pass
May 12, 2012 Broadsword and Shield Atlanta, Georgia Recommended Pass

The Fight Factory

May 9, 2012 Broadsword Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass

Fights4

May 5, 2011 Quarterstaff New York, New York Recommended Pass

Summer Sling

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

Regent University/VA Beach Bash

Mar 27, 2009 Unarmed Virginia Beach, Virginia Recommended Pass

Combat, Inc.

Dec 13, 2008 Broadsword and Shield New York, New York Basic Pass
Apr 13, 2008 Unarmed New York, New York Basic Pass