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The Art of Unarmed Stage Combat by Robert Najarian

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Index

abdominal kick 209-10

acting 8, 21, 226, 227-8, 229

action and reaction 25-30; avoidances 216, 218; blocks 220; illusion of violence 132-3, 134; non-contact moves 137-8; see also reactions

ACTION-REACTION-COMPLETION (A.R.C.) 30, 218, 220

agility 50-1, 56

Alexander Technique 176

American Realism 19

Anderson, Aaron 40

angles 12, 36-7, 134, 135, 137, 203

Aristotle 39, 153

Asian immigrants 7

Assassin game 162

assisted handstand push-ups 90

attire 52-3

audiences 35-8; comparison of stage and film 12; connecting with 228; illusion of violence 133-4; non-contact violence 136, 137; sound experience for 123; staging 130, 131

authenticity 137

avoidances 216-22

awareness 34, 102

Azaria, J. Ed 54

back boards 86-7

back choke 180-1

backfist 196

backhand slap 188-

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