Michael Pierce (He/Him/His)

Actor Combatant

Michael Piece is an actor combatant, fight choreographer and teaching artist based in St. Louis, Missouri. Michael has over 15 years of experience as a professional actor on stage and camera. Highly energetic and ensemble based attitude with vast experience in classical and period works, movement centric performances, theatre for young audiences, and stage combat. A student of Non-naturalistic theatre, Michael brings an elevated style to his performances and extends this to staged violence and teaching. Michael is also a student of Historical European Martials Arts with an emphasis on 16th century Bolognese swordsmanship that he uses to inform his fight work. 

Skill Proficiency History

Date Weapon Location Grade

2018 NSCW - ACW

Aug 10, 2018 Rapier and Dagger Ruston, Louisiana Recommended Pass
Aug 10, 2018 Unarmed Ruston, Louisiana Recommended Pass
Aug 10, 2018 Broadsword Ruston, Louisiana Recommended Pass

Central Illinois Stage Combat 2016

Jun 3, 2016 Quarterstaff Macomb, Illinois Recommended Pass
Jun 3, 2016 Knife Macomb, Illinois Recommended Pass