Alec Barbour (pronouns not set)
Alec Barbour is a Rochester, NY based actor, fight choreographer, and playwright. He received his MFA in Acting at the Hilberry Repertory Theatre at Wayne State University in Detroit, where his roles included Iago in Othello, Carson in Gross Indecency, and Charles Lomax in Major Barbara. Regional acting credits include Sir Castor (and fight captain) in Camelot at Drury Lane Theatre and Horner in The Country Wife at Franklin Stage. He has been studying stage combat since 2005, and is an Advanced Actor/ Combatant with the Society of American Fight Directors.
Fight Director: Syracuse Stage: Amadeus, Suzette who Set to Sea, Deathtrap, Disgraced.
U. of Rochester: Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again. (with J. David Brimmer). Syracuse U. Drama: Wild Party, Kiss Me Kate. Nazareth College: Spring Awakening, Hayfever. Le Moyne College: She Kills Monsters, Macbeth in Concert, Romeo & Juliet in Concert, The Liar. Hilberry Repertory Theatre: The Cripple of Inishmaan, Macbeth, The Mousetrap, Moon Over Buffalo. Wayne State U.: Arabian Nights, Dead Man’s Cell Phone, SubUrbia. Wallbyrd Theatre Co: Bard Bending: Fight Club Edition! Two Gentlemen of Verona, Taming of the Shrew, Macbeth, Romeo & Juliet, Dracula. Roxy Regional Theatre: Macbeth.
Alec teaches stage combat, intimacy, and acting at Syracuse University Drama, and Le Moyne College.
Dracula, Alec’s first play, and the most faithful adaptation of Stoker’s novel of which he is aware,
enjoyed successful staged readings in New York City in 2010 and the Rochester Fringe Festival in 2016.
His second, The Nightmare, is a thriller centered around sleep-paralysis, the supernatural, and
psychological abuse. Alec is also the author of the vampire short story The Resurrection and the Life; he
promises to write something more cheerful next time.
Alec is a proud member of Actors’ Equity and SAG/AFTRA.
- AEA, SAG/AFTRA
Skill Proficiency History
Winter SPTs at Le Moyne College
|Jan 19, 2020||Single Sword||Syracuse, New York||Recommended Pass|
2018 NSCW - AACW & Interns
|Aug 10, 2018||Broadsword and Shield||Ruston, Louisiana||Recommended Pass|
|Aug 10, 2018||Rapier and Dagger||Ruston, Louisiana||Recommended Pass|
|Aug 10, 2018||Knife||Ruston, Louisiana||Recommended Pass|
|Aug 10, 2018||Quarterstaff||Ruston, Louisiana||Recommended Pass|
Westminster Choir College
|May 20, 2018||Small Sword||Princeton, New Jersey||Recommended Pass|
2017 NSCW - AACW & Interns
|Jul 7, 2017||Rapier and Dagger||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||Recommended Pass|
|Jul 7, 2017||Unarmed||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||Recommended Pass|
|Jul 7, 2017||Broadsword||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||Recommended Pass|
|Jul 7, 2017||Single Sword||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||Recommended Pass|
A-Town Throw Down 2016
|May 24, 2016||Quarterstaff||Atlanta, Georgia||Recommended Pass|
Society of American Fight Directors
|Jul 11, 2014||Small Sword||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||Basic Pass|
|Jul 11, 2014||Broadsword||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||Recommended Pass|
|Jul 11, 2014||Single Sword||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||Recommended Pass|
|Jul 11, 2014||Rapier and Dagger||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||Recommended Pass|
|Jul 11, 2014||Knife||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||Recommended Pass|
|Jul 11, 2014||Broadsword and Shield||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||Recommended Pass|
|Jul 11, 2014||Quarterstaff||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||Recommended Pass|
A-Town Throw Down
|May 18, 2014||Small Sword||Atlanta, Georgia||Basic Pass|
|Dec 15, 2013||Unarmed||Detroit, Michigan||Recommended Pass|
The A-Town Throw Down
|May 12, 2012||Rapier and Dagger||Atlanta, Georgia||Recommended Pass|
|May 12, 2012||Broadsword and Shield||Atlanta, Georgia||Recommended Pass|
The Fight Factory
|May 9, 2012||Broadsword||Chicago, Illinois||Recommended Pass|
|May 5, 2011||Quarterstaff||New York, New York||Recommended Pass|
|Aug 21, 2010||Unarmed||New York, New York||Recommended Pass|
Combat Inc. SPTs - April 2010
|Apr 23, 2010||Single Sword||Rochester, New York||Recommended Pass|
|Apr 23, 2010||Small Sword||Rochester, New York||Recommended Pass|
|Apr 23, 2010||Broadsword and Shield||Rochester, New York||Recommended Pass|
|Apr 23, 2010||Rapier and Dagger||Rochester, New York||Recommended Pass|
Regent University/VA Beach Bash
|Mar 27, 2009||Unarmed||Virginia Beach, Virginia||Recommended Pass|
|Dec 13, 2008||Broadsword and Shield||New York, New York||Basic Pass|
|Apr 13, 2008||Unarmed||New York, New York||Basic Pass|