Mike Yahn

Certified Teacher

Mike Yahn currently works professionally as a stunt performer and fight coordinator in New Orleans.  Upcoming stunt work includes Magnificent 7, Quarry (HBO), Free State of Jones, Extraction, Geostorm, and Allegiant part 1.  He is a Certified Teacher through the Society of American Fight Directors, a partner in Combat Incorporated, and a graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts.  His fight choreography has been seen at Second Stage Theatre, Atlantic Theatre, Playwrights Horizons Theatre, Theater for a New Audience, the New York Film Academy, the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York University, NYC Fringe Festival, the New England Shakespeare Festival, and various commercials.  He has worked as Fight Master J. David Brimmer’s assistant both on and off Broadway in such productions as Spring Awakening the Musical, The Lieutenant of Inishmore, Bug, and Speed the Plow.  He is also a national instructor of Wing Tsun (Wing Chun) kung fu under the City WingTsun banner, traveling from Hong Kong to Budapest studying the art.   For more information, please go to www.mikeyahn.com or IMDB.com.  

Skill Proficiency History

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