Alyssa Kay

Actor Combatant

Alyssa Kay is an actor local to the Seattle area and the Pacific Northwest in general. She has been practicing stage combat since the age of twelve, informed by a strong background in dance and physical theater techniques. Alyssa earner her BA in Drama from the University of Washington in 2005, and later spent a year training in mask, clown, commedia, and a variety of other physical techniques at the Accademia dell'Arte in Arezzo, Italy. Favorite past roles include Runt in Enda Walsh's Disco Pigs, Anabella/Margaret/Pamela inThe 39 Steps, Hermia in A Midsummer Night's Dream, and Sarah in Stop Kiss. She has also appeared in the films "Dark Dungeons" (based on the classic Chick Tract of the same name), "Shadowed", and "Beach Town", as well as the upcoming web series "Dead Drift". Alyssa is passionate about the safe, effective, and impactful portrayal of stage and film violence and is proud to be a member of the SAFD.


Skill Proficiency History

Date Weapon Location Grade

Seattle Renewals

Oct 2, 2016 Small Sword Seattle, WA, Washington Basic Pass

Seattle Renewals

Jan 3, 2015 Rapier and Dagger Seattle, Washington Recommended Pass

MACE - Movement and Combat Education

Jan 12, 2014 Broadsword Saint Charles, Illinois Basic Pass

Comrades At Arms

Jun 16, 2013 Broadsword and Shield Seattle, Washington Basic Pass

Freehold and Geoffrey Alm

Jun 17, 2012 Single Sword Seattle, Washington Basic Pass

Freehold Studio

Jun 19, 2011 Broadsword Seattle, Washington Basic Pass
Jun 19, 2011 Rapier and Dagger Seattle, Washington Recommended Pass
Jun 19, 2011 Unarmed Seattle, Washington Recommended Pass