Fight Night


A facilitated Stage Combat Primer for the serious performer. SAFD Certified teacher Christopher Elst and Actor Combatan King Hang lead classes through unarmed combat, domestic violence, how violence can inform acting, and intimacy work.

Class Dates & Costs:


    • Mondays 6:00-8:00pm for seven weeks, March 7th to April 18th, 2022.

  • SINGLE SESSIONS ($30 in advance, $35 at the door)

    • Monday, March 7th @ 6:00-8:00pm

    • Monday, March 14th @ 6:00-8:00pm

    • Monday, March 21st @ 6:00-8:00pm

    • Monday, March 28th @ 6:00-8:00pm

    • Monday, April 4th @ 6:00-8:00pm

    • Monday, April 11th @ 6:00-8:00pm

    • Monday, April 18th @ 6:00-8:00pm

Sunstone Studios believes price should never be a barrier. Fill out the Micro-Grant application if you want to receive more information about financial assistance programs.

About the Instructors

Christopher Elst

A prominent member of several national theater organizations and an advocate for new and safer practices for theaters nationwide, Christopher Elst has performed, directed, and designed violence, movement, and intimacy for professional theaters across the country, including Ogunquit Playhouse, First Stage Childrens Theatre, Finger Lakes Musical theatre Festival, Next Act Theatre, Milwaukee Chamber Theatre, Renaissance Theatre Works, and The Milwaukee Rep. He thanks his wife, Marcee, for late nights and joint locks.

King Hang

King is q recent graduate of the UW-Parkside. King's most recent show credits in Milwaukee include A Midsummer Night's Dream: The Lovers' Tale (Demetrius) with Optimist Theatre, The Year Without a Summer (The Captain) with Milwaukee Chamber Theatre, and the staged reading of The Tamer with Sunstone Studios.

Other Projects with Sunstone Studios:

  • Performer and Fight Captain in Macbeth in October 2021