Joseph Coppola

J. Robert Coppola is a Brooklyn, NY based Actor Combatant and Fight Arranger who also works in stage tech and management.  His fight work has been seen throughout the city and the Tri-State area, most notably in The New York and Philadelphia Renaissance Faires, Nosedive Productions' "Blood Brothers" Series, Theater Breaking Through Barriers' "The Granduncle Quadrilogy" in 2015, and, most recently, "After The End" at the Paradise Factory.  Joe is also the Technical Manager of West End Artists' two Off-Broadway stages, St. Luke's Theater and The Actors Temple, and a freelance electrician and sound engineer with The Public Theater and Gala Productions.  Even his recreational time is often spent on stage, hosting karaoke around Brooklyn bars and playing with his Ren-Rock band, Rascals & Rogues.  


Skill Proficiency History

Date Weapon Location Grade

NYU Broadsword & Shield SPT - Summer 2014

Aug 14, 2014 Broadsword and Shield New York, New York Recommended Pass

Temple University

May 5, 2012 Broadsword Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Recommended Pass
May 5, 2012 Single Sword Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Recommended Pass
May 5, 2012 Rapier and Dagger Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Recommended Pass

Swordplay Stage Combat

Apr 26, 2009 Knife New York, New York Basic Pass
Feb 25, 2009 Broadsword New York, New York Basic Pass

Rockland Community College

Sep 1, 2008 Single Sword Suffern, New York Basic Pass
Sep 1, 2008 Quarterstaff Suffern, New York Basic Pass