Mason Tyer

Last updated

May 3, 2021

Mason’s current news

Mason is hosting a series of free stage combat /  performed violence workshops in Twin Cities parks for the next few months. Catch him teaching by following this Facebook event, hosted by Red Dice Collective:

Mason has been production managing Mastercuts with Six Elements Theatre, a new work-in-progress focused on creating an epic within 1400s Europe centered on the rescue mission of famed swordmaster Johannes Liechtenauer by their most skilled students.

Production Manager, Mastercuts (ongoing historical sword fencing new work)
Production Staff, Social Distance Showdown 2.0 (online stage combat workshop)
Actor/Violence Director, Steadfast with See-Saw Theatre Lab
Violence Director, One Man Two Guvnors with Expressions Theatre
Violence Director, Peter and the Starcatcher with Andover High School
Violence Director, In Search of Oddyseus with East View High School
Asst. Violence Director, The World Over with Mike Anderson and Open Window

Faculty, Stage Combat at North Hennepin Community College
Associate Instructor, Stage Combat courses (Unarmed, Knife) with Art in Arms

Violence Director, Ice Shanty #3 with LumintheatreLab
Violence/Intimacy Choreographer, Let Them Look
Asst. Violence Director, Peter and the Starcatcher with Aaron Preusse and PIM
Asst. Violence Director, Three Musketeers with Aaron Preusse and St. Michael HS


A graduate of Iowa State University, Mason Tyer is excited to work with the Twin Cities community. He is a company member of Six Elements Theatre and a founder of Red Dice Collective, as well as an assistant teacher and choreographer for the stage combat organizations Art in Arms and Fake Fighting Company.