Dale Anthony GirardAcademy Instructor
Stunt Coordinator/Fight Arranger:

Mr. Girard is a professional Stunt Coordinator, Fight Arranger and award-winning Fight Director. He is a founding member of the North Carolina Stuntmen’s Association, a Second Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo/Hopkido and Haidong-Gumdo and one of only sixteen Fight Masters recognized by the Society of American Fight Directors. Recent film credits include Sleeping Around, Eyeborgs, The Key Man, The Trial, Fall Down Dead and the critically-acclaimed Junebug. As stunt coordinator, Mr. Girard has developed action sequences with artists including Hugo Weaving, Brian Cox, Jack Davenport, Matthew Modine, Adrian Paul, Terry O’Quinn and David Carradine. Based in North Carolina, he serves as the primary stunt coordinator for the North Carolina Stuntmen’s Association, is the Director of Stage Combat Studies/Stunt Safety Coordinator for the University of North Carolina School of the Arts and as an Assistant Instructor for Tiger Kim’s Taekwondo Schools.