Blase Villano

Advanced Actor Combatant

A Columbia College Chicago graduate with a bachelors in Film and minor in Stage Combat, trained under David Woolley, John McFarland, David Yondorf, and Rachel Flesher, serving as a Teaching Assistant for John McFarland for two semesters assisting in teaching Unarmed, Broadsword, and Rapier and Dagger for students to be certified. 

Spent five years in the U.S. Army as an Infantryman conducting combat operations as a Sergeant in Iraq and Afghanistan as a Designated Marksman. 


Skill Proficiency History

Date Weapon Location Grade

Columbia college Chicago Spring 2017 #3

May 11, 2017 Quarterstaff Chicago, Illinois Basic Pass
May 11, 2017 Single Sword Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass
May 11, 2017 Small Sword Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass

Columbia College Chicago Fall 2016 #3

Dec 15, 2016 Small Sword Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass
Dec 15, 2016 Broadsword and Shield Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass
Dec 15, 2016 Knife Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass

Columbia College sp16 #1

May 11, 2016 Rapier and Dagger Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass
May 11, 2016 Unarmed Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass
May 11, 2016 Broadsword Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass