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Anyone interested in the art of staged combat can become a member of the SAFD. Our members enjoy superior benefits designed to make the most of their skills and opportunities. Among those:

  • New members can join online for just $30.00 dollars, a 33% discount over the standard rate (1)
  • Apply for scholarships for our National Stage Combat Workshops held every summer
  • Professional networking with members and organizations worldwide
  • Get listed in our web site stage combat directories, which can lead to acting and directing opportunities
  • Stay informed with access to The Cutting Edge Newsletter  and subscription to Fight Master Magazine
    (1) Discount is for first time members who pay their initial dues using our secured online signup and payment system.

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2016 NSCW SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS ARE LIVE!

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2016 NSCW STAFF APPLICATIONS ARE LIVE!

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2016 NSCW CERTIFIED TEACHING STAFF APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Availability for the period of Friday, June 17th thru Saturday, July 9th, 2016.
  • Willingness to Submit to a Background Check.
  • One Letter of Intent.
  • Curriculum Vitae / Fight Resume.

2016 NSCW INTERN STAFF APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Availability for the period of Thursday, June 16th thru Sunday, July 10th, 2016.
  • Willingness to Submit to a Background Check.
  • Proof of SAFD Weapons Status - Must be current SAFD Advanced Actor Combatant (preference will be given to those current in all 8 SAFD weapons)
  • One Letter of Intent.
  • One Letter of Recommendation from SAFD CT, FD or FM - or comparable instructor of stage combat.
  • Curriculum Vitae / Fight Resume.

Questions?  Contact Christina Traister, 2016 NSCW Coordinator - nscwcoordinator@safd.org

 

To work with the best

you need to train with the best.

The Society of American Fight Directors is an internationally recognized non-profit organization dedicated to promoting safety and fostering excellence in the art of stage combat. Whether you are a producer, director, actor or teacher, we can help accelerate your stage combat skills.

SAFD members gain access to a world class networking organization, high calibre stage combat training, and mentorship all designed to maximize your career opportunities. Our members include professional actors, directors, producers, educators, dancers, singers, stunt performers, historians, and armorers working in theatre, film, television, all levels of academia, stunt shows, opera, and the video gaming industry.