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Independent Drama specialises in creating dramatic action for stage, screen, motion capture and live events. We provide a friendly, professional comprehensive service for the following:
Action / Fight Co-ordination & Choreography
Whether it be a theatre production or big budget feature film our fight co-ordinators are on hand to offer expert advice and experience to make your action effective whilst remaining safe for cast and crew.
We have been privileged to work with many established and successful companies and actors including: Sony, Sega, Soho Theatre, British Film Institute, Brian Blessed, Danny Dyer, Helen Skelton, Sheridan Smith and Steven Tompkinson.
Casting / ID Fight Unit
Looking for a main actor or supporting role with combat skills, a double for a main actor to perform complex fights and action sequences or require a full fight team for your large scale brawls or battles? ID provides experienced performers with industry recognised stage and screen combat qualifications.
Members of the ID Fight Unit have worked in fight / military / action units on "Skyfall", "Pirates of the Caribbean- On Stranger Tides", "Thor 2", "Blue Peter", Sega's BAFTA winning "Total War" series and many more.
Stage & Screen Combat Training
Book a combat teacher for your organisation, attend an ID workshop or skill up for auditions with 1-1 training. ID provides training for all levels of ability from complete beginner to experienced fight performer. ID Teachers are all working industry professionals and are certified with stage and screen combat teacher training bodies as recognised by Equity.
Establishments that ID Teachers have worked at include ALRA (Academy of Live and Recorded Arts), Central School of Speech & Drama, DSL (Drama Studio London) English National Opera, Italia Conti, Pineapple Performing Arts School, RADA (Royal Academy of Dramatic Art) and the Shakespeare’s Globe Exhibition.
ID provide realistic replica weapons for theatre, film and events. Kit out your performers with an arsenal of blades, guns or some more interesting weapons from throughout history. ID have an armoury of weapons for hire including a variety of swords and knives, spears, axes, staffs, handguns (including blank firing), shot guns and assault rifles.