Two incredible NEUTRAL CHAOS Combat Intensives

at Pawling Theatre Exchange

PTE is thrilled to be bringing nationally recognized theatrical and film combatants Jason Paul Tate and Robert Aronowitz for an intensive in residence at our beautiful and spacious facilities. This 10-day workshop includes the opportunity to test for certification in two SAFD disciplines. And an additional 2 Day SAFD Theatrical Firearms Workshop is also offered as an ext-ension of 10 Day Intensive or as standalone offering. Basic single occupancy housing and meals included as well as extensive grounds and facilities usage. To register, hop on over to their website at


10-day Workshop

Arrival: June 9th 3 pm and after

Intensive Dates: June 10-June 20th with June 16th off

SAFD Skills Proficiency Test: Morning of June 21st

2-day Firearms Workshop: June 22-23


- 10 Day Intensive $1250

- 10 Day Intensive w/ added Theatrical Firearms Workshop $1400

- Theatrical Firearms Workshop Stand-alone $300

- *An additional $55 must be made payable to the Society of American Fight Directors if student wishes to test for certification in two weapons.

Local Residents Pricing, NO housing, includes lunch

-!0-Day Intensive Local Residents $875

-10-Day Intensive Plus Theatrical Firearms Workshop $1025

-Theatrical Firearms Only $250

Local attendees are welcome to join us on June 9th for a meet and greet and dinner

Neutral Chaos is a movement solutions company with an emphasis in screen and stage combat committed to the development of new and existing talent in the professional entertainment industry. Our teachers are actors, stunt performers, fight directors and choreographers in today's industry market. We are in the hustle every day alongside you and want to help prepare you for the physical demand of auditioning and performing while providing you with marketable skills at rates that won't break the bank.

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Robert Aronowitz is a New York City based Actor, Director, Fight/Movement/Inimacy Specialist, and Certified Teacher of Stage Combat. His work has taken him all over the world and he is a proud member of both the Society of American Fight Directors and the British Academy of Stage and Screen Combat. Robert is the Stunt Coordinator at New York Film Academy as well as the Co-Founder of Neutral Chaos, a company that offers choreographic solutions, private combat instruction, and masterclass training opportunities in the greater New York City area. 

Jason Paul Tate is a New York City based director, choreographer and performer who has been fortunate enough to tread the boards at the Metropolitan Opera and to walk the planks of a Pirate stunt show. As a movement and fight director he has collaborated with world renowned acrobats, tango dancers and string musicians. Credits include the Edinburgh and New York Fringe, A.R.T., BAM, Classic Stage, Great Lakes Theatre, Idaho Shakespeare Festival, Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival, Ars Nova, Rattlestick, and The Lost Colony. Jason is a proud member of SDC, a certified instructor of stage combat with the Society of American Fight Directors; and the co-founder of Neutral Chaos, LLC; a movement solutions company in DUMBO dedicated to training artists to tell physical stories.  


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Physical address: In residence at Trinity-Pawling School, 700 Route 22, Pawling, NY  12564

PTE welcomes inquiries and interest in space collaboration and offerings. PTE does not accept unsolicited scripts, rather we welcome the start of a conversation with artists.Please check the Upcoming Projects page for information on being a part of the artistic collaboration offerings. 

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