Mike Lubke - Crazy Idea Generator, Enthusiasm Projector, Face
Mike Lubke is a performer and violence coordinator based in Minneapolis. He has been studying various martial forms since he was 7, and the stage applications of those forms for over 15 years. He is the resident fight director for Six Elements Theatre Company, and the founder and resident fight director for Combat Chess United, an independent combat sports entertainment company. He is the founder and lead instructor for Art In Arms LLC, providing stage combat education and choreography services to the MN market. His choreography credits feature numerous productions for local professional theatres including History Theatre, Theatre Unbound, Park Square Theate, and Children's Theatre Company. Mike holds a BA in Theatre Arts from the University of Minnesota and is a Certified Teacher with the Society of American Fight Directors.
Michael H. Speck - Grand Vizier, Highest of Poobahs, The Leash
Mike Speck is a Certified Teacher with the SAFD, for which he also racked up 8 years of service on the Governing Body and Regional Representatives Committee. He is a ludist and a Luddite, a peregrinating pedagogue with a perverse penchant for puns; he specializes in orthographic violence and is helpful to have around when the spreadsheet hits the fan.