Michael G. Chin

Michael G. Chin Adjunct Professor

Stage Combat - BFA Acting

mchin@pace.edu

Michael G. Chin is a Fight Master with The Society of American Fight Directors, one of only eighteen people to hold that distinction. He is a member of SDC (Stage Directors and Choreographers). He serves as fight director in residence for both The White Horse and Pan Asian Rep in NYC. He’s taught/choreographed/consulted in the New York area on Broadway as well as The Mint, Murder-To-Go, Theatreworks USA, La Mama ETC, National Asian American Thea Co, Ma-yi, The Public, Negro Ensemble Company, The Vineyard, NYU, Henry St Settlement, Baruch College, The Drama League, Classical Theatre of Harlem, Montclair State Univ, New York Renaissance Fest and The NY Fringe Thea Festival . Nationally he has worked at The Barter, Celebration Barn, Burt Reynolds Inst for Thea., Muhlenberg Summer Festival, Univ of Tulsa, The Crossroads, Brown Univ, Cape Cod Community College, BYU, The Hangar, Dickinson College, Louisiana Tech, NY State Theatre Inst. Tennessee Rep, Merrimack Theatre, Off The Square Thea in Wyoming, Gainesville Theatre Alliance, Univ of Northern Colorado, IUP and Yale School of Drama.  He received his B.A. in Theatre from Pace University. Mr Chin currently teaches at United Stuntmens Association during the summer, The Juilliard School, Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA, Brooklyn College-Graduate Division, Inside The Actors Studio as well as Pace University. He is a student of Northern Style, Shaolin Long Fist Kung Fu. He also works as a professional actor and stuntman having acted/fought on “John Wick 3”, "Blue Bloods", "Madam Secretary", "Blacklist" and "Blindspot" among other shows.

 

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