Ashley works regularly as a Fight Director and Choreographer. Her award-winning fight choreography and direction aims for realism and excitement, while promoting safety, consistency, and confidence. To date, she has provided Fight and/or Intimacy Direction for more than forty shows.
An advanced actor combatant with the Society of American Fight Directors, Ashley holds recommended certifications in every SAFD weapon discipline: Unarmed, Knife, Smallsword, Broadsword, Singlesword, Sword & Shield, Quarterstaff, and Rapier & Dagger.
Ashley was featured by the Tony Award-winning Dallas Theater Center for her work on the world premiere of Jonathan Norton’s penny candy (pictured top), for which she provided fight direction for in Spring of 2019. See video below:
Ashley fight directs for stage and film, and teaches stage combat to all ages. She is available for projects locally and regionally.
Contact her for more information and availability.