Joe Grasso

Joe Grasso is a certified and licensed professional wrestler, a former advanced actor combatant with the SAFD, and forms one half of the wrestling tag team, The Grimy Scots. He is also on the Fight Corps of the Maryland Renaissance Festival. Joe has been wrestling, performing, and choreographing in Maryland, DC, Virginia, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania for the past 12 years. He is the co-founder of the pro wrestling inspired, Shakespeare-themed stunt show, Renaissance Rumble which you can catch at the Maryland Renaissance Festival. He has also started the Renaissance Rumble Pro Wrestling Intensive for the Actor which brings the brutal training of professional wrestling to the world of the actor combatant.


Skill Proficiency History

Date Weapon Location Grade

Howard Community College

Dec 15, 2013 Single Sword Columbia, Maryland Basic Pass
Dec 15, 2013 Unarmed Columbia, Maryland Recommended Pass
Dec 15, 2013 Quarterstaff Columbia, Maryland Recommended Pass
Dec 16, 2012 Broadsword Columbia, Maryland Recommended Pass
Dec 16, 2012 Small Sword Columbia, Maryland Recommended Pass
Jan 29, 2011 Single Sword Columbia, Maryland Recommended Pass
Jan 29, 2011 Rapier and Dagger Columbia, Maryland Recommended Pass
Jan 29, 2011 Unarmed Columbia, Maryland Recommended Pass

Shaw - Private Lessons 2008

May 18, 2008 Rapier and Dagger Unknown, Nevada Basic Pass
May 18, 2008 Knife Unknown, Nevada Basic Pass
May 18, 2008 Unarmed Unknown, Nevada Basic Pass