Richard Buswell - Combatant Richard Buswell - Choreographer

Richard Buswell

Fight Choreographer - Actor/Combatant

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Combat Choreography



West Side StoryUnarmed, Switchblade, Dance-Fighting
LiarUnarmed, Air Swords
Les MiserablesUnarmed, Pitchforks, Muskets
AidaSword, Staff, Unarmed
Richard IIIAxe, Baseball Bat, Shield, Pipe Bomb, Knotted Rope, Umbrella, Golf Club, Dagger, Knife, Signpost, 2x4, Cane, Hockey Stick
Leander StillwellUnarmed & Representational Battle w/ Rattan Sticks for swords, bayonets, rifles, knives, and explosions
Stand and DeliverUnarmed, Mop, Mop Bucket, Knife, Chair, Desk
PunchlineBatarang, Unarmed, AK-47, Shotgun, M-16, Beretta, Glock, Pistol
Romeo & JulietSingle Rapier, Unarmed
Romeo & JulietSmallsword, Unarmed, Broom, Sausages, Pistol
West Side StorySwitchblade, Unarmed, Pistol
Ballroom Blitz Barroom BrawlUnarmed, Chairs, Tables, Bottles, Glasses, Stunt Falls
Quadrangle Love StoryUnarmed, Smallsword, Guns
Lingerie ShopUnarmed, Whip
Back to the '80sUnarmed, Light Saber
Singin' In The RainSmallsword
Five Card StudUnarmed
Jekyll and Hyde the MusicalCane, Sword, Unarmed
Guys & DollsUnarmed
To Kill A MockinbirdUnarmed
...and they fight!Rapiers, Cutlass, Daggers, Knives, Quarterstaves, Sais, Tonfas, Unarmed, Smallsword, Chair, Cookie, Broom, Rubber Chicken
Romeo & JulietSingle Rapier, Unarmed
King LearBroadsword, Staff
VioletUnarmed, Wrench, Duffel Bag
Romeo & JulietSingle Rapier, Unarmed, Cane, Spade
Shadow FallsUnarmed, Sword, Claw, Shotgun, Machete, Stunt falls
Comic Book LoveLight Sabre
Rigged (a.k.a. Fight Night)Boxing, Unarmed, Pistol, Fish Tank
Carter's WayUnarmed, Pistol
Prison of TruthUnarmed, Pistol
House of Blue LeavesUnarmed
DeathtrapUnarmed, Garrote, Log, Crossbow
I Hate HamletRapier, Champagne Bottle
Romeo & JulietRapier, Rapier & Dagger, Cape, Bread Rolls, Flower Pot, Unarmed, Dagger
Romeo & JulietRapier, Rapier & Dagger, Mop, Broom, Dagger
Richard IIIBroadsword, Broadsword & Shield, Spear, Halberd, War Hammer, Standard, Dagger
Man of La ManchaUnarmed, Whip
An Empty Plate at the Cafe Du Grand BoeufTablecloth
CarouselKnife, Cane
West Side StoryUnarmed, Switchblade
The FantasticksStick
LysistrataUnarmed, Book, Balloon
RashomonKatana, Tanto, Unarmed
Store WarsUnarmed
The Pink Panther Strikes AgainUnarmed, Falls, Sword, Blowgun, Gun, Garotte, Dagger
To Die For Want of LobsterUnarmed vs Gun, Unarmed
The Mechanical ManUnarmed
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are DeadRapier, Unarmed
Moon Over BuffaloRapier
I Hate HamletRapier, Champagne Bottle
States of ShockBelt
The Venetian TwinsBoffer Sword Duel
OthelloHand-to-Hand, Rapier
CyranoSingle Rapier
The Life ProjectSlap
Shakespeare on Love, or Romeo & Much Ado About a ShrewSingle Rapier
CSA: Confederate States of America (COPS segment)Unarmed, Firearms
The OutsidersHand-to-Hand, Switchblade
Servante & NodSmallsword, Transitional Rapier
The Terry Stinger ShowHand-to-Hand, Quarterstaff, Single Rapier, Dagger
The FeastHand-to-Hand, Spear, Broadsword, Dagger
Shakespeare vs. ShawProfessional Wrestling
Twelve Angry MenHand-to-Hand
Prime 8 AsylumHand-to-Hand
The FrogsHand-to-Hand, Quarterstaff (Boat Oar, Mop), Club
The Cask of AmontilladoHand-to-Hand
WhoSingle Rapier
Twelfth NightHand-to-Hand, Single Rapier
The Naughty NoblesHand-to-Hand, Single Rapier, Rapier & Dagger
Shakespeare in ActionHand-to-Hand, Single Rapier, Rapier & Dagger, Broadsword
Leon & JoeyHand-to-Hand
The Nutcracker Suite BalletBroadsword
Norman Medieval FaireBroadsword, Rapier, Smallsword, Unarmed, Quarterstaff

Combat Participation


Style of Combat


Quadrangle Love StoryUnarmed, Smallsword, Rifle(Richard Buswell)
...and they fight!Rubber Chicken, Rapier, Broom(Richard Buswell)
Rigged (a.k.a. Fight Night)Brawling(Richard Buswell)
LysistrataHand-to-Hand(Richard Buswell)
Kansas City Renaissance Festival ScenarioRapier(Cliff Lawson)
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are DeadRapier, Hand-to-Hand(Richard Buswell)
The Hairy ApeHand-to-Hand(Cliff Lawson)
Commedia del MortemHand-to-Hand, Single Rapier, Rapier & Dagger, Quarterstaff(Martin English, Bill Warren)
WhoSingle Rapier(Richard Buswell)
The Naughty NoblesHand-to-Hand, Single Rapier, Rapier & Dagger(Richard Buswell)
Shakespeare in ActionRapier & Dagger, Broadsword(Richard Buswell)
The Nutcracker Suite BalletBroadsword(Richard Buswell)
Bob and Heather's WeddingSingle Rapier(Richard Buswell)