The University Record, February 5, 2001

Photo story: Ring of Steel perfects theatrical combat maneuvers

Student Tyce De Boer (left) and Jeff Balcerski, technologist, Information Technology Division, rehearse for a Jan. 28 open house/performance of the Ring of Steel, a student/community theatrical combat and stunt troupe.

The Ring of Steel has been active on campus since 1989, with an average of 75 members per term. The group trains actors in theatrical combat and stunt maneuvers. Members have gone on to work in such movies as Hook and Army of Darkness.

The Ring of Steel will host another public open house/performance at 10 a.m. Feb. 11 in the Student Theatre Arts Complex.

Photo by Paul Jaronski, U-M Photo Services