Theatre and Dance

Stage Combat Title

This workshop is for actors of all experience levels. The small class size (20 student max with 5 instructors- A 1 to 4 ratio) allows for personal instruction and individual attention. The skills learned here will help you create compelling theatrical fights with a wide variety of theatrical weapons. Skills that are perfect for enhancing many plays- including Shakespeare!

From students starting out to actor/combatants getting those last few styles, from professors seeking faculty development to professional actors looking to pick up extra skills, this is the workshop for you! This workshop offers 30 hours Group and Individual Instruction in sword and shield and small sword with additional Dueling Arts Certifications in unarmed and broadsword.

In addition, there will be a Society of American Fight Directors’ theatrical fire arms safety certification class.

  • Participants will be eligible for Society of American Fight Directors Skills Proficiency Testing.
  • Students will be tested for Society of American Fight Directors Certificate recognition.
  • All skill levels welcome, must be 18 or older.
  • Participants can earn 3-4 hours of college credit when enrolling in this workshop.

Includes tuition, three daily meals x 5 days a week, housing, all testing fees, and a T-shirt

Early Bird Registration
To be announced.

For More Information Contact
DC Wright
Workshop Coordinator/SAFD Certified Teacher
Phone: (309) 333-3348
Department of Theatre and Dance
College of Fine Arts and Communication
Western Illinois University
Macomb, IL 61455