The Stunt Action Workshop with Hugh Fitzgerald and Roger Yuan in Austin, Texas, delivered an extraordinary and unforgettable experience for all participants. This exclusive event showcased a series of exhilarating training sessions and provided invaluable industry insights. One of the standout highlights of the workshop was the immersive fight choreography sessions led by the esteemed Roger Yuan, renowned for his expertise in martial arts and fight coordination. Yuan’s impressive credits include notable films such as John Wick, Dune, Jason Bourne, Skyfall, and Shanghai Noon.
Throughout the workshop, participants had the incredible opportunity to immerse themselves in the world of performance fighting, delving into advanced choreography techniques that seamlessly integrated elements of wrestling, striking, and weapons. Under the expert guidance of Roger Yuan, participants honed their skills and techniques in creating captivating and realistic fight scenes, with a particular emphasis on precision, timing, and reaction.
A key focus of the workshop was the importance of delivering powerful strikes while maintaining control and safety. Participants gained a deeper understanding of the nuances of different fighting styles and learned how to effectively convey the intensity and authenticity of a fight through choreography.
In addition to Roger Yuan’s expertise, Hugh Fitzgerald of 87Eleven Action Design, known for his instruction in the stunt team of Chad Stahelski and David Leitch, brought a wealth of knowledge and experience to the workshop. Fitzgerald elevated participants’ skills and appreciation for the intricacies of grappling combat, perfecting intricate sequences and emphasizing the subtleties of timing and reaction.
By the end of the Stunt Action Workshop, participants were left with a heightened ability to create dynamic and visually stunning fight sequences. They were truly immersed in the world of fight choreography, equipped with invaluable insights and practical skills to apply in their future endeavors within the industry.
The Stunt Action Workshop with Hugh Fitzgerald and Roger Yuan will undoubtedly leave a lasting impact on all those who had the privilege to participate, fueling their passion and paving the way for exciting opportunities in the world of stunts and action.
Justin Powell and crew with Roger Yuan, Janell, and Hugh Fitzgerald