Single Sword and Staff Fighting with Jenny Male
About the Artist
Jenny Male (she/her/hers) is a Certified Teacher with the Society of American Fight Directors and has served as the Fight Choreographer for such DC/Baltimore theatres as Arena Stage, Ford’s Theatre, Rep Stage, Constellation Theatre Company, Everyman Theatre, Factory 449, Washington Stage Guild, Adventure Theatre, Imagination Stage, and the Maryland Lyric Opera. Jenny is a certified Intimacy Director with Intimacy Directors & Coordinators and is Resident Fight & Intimacy Director for Rep Stage. In 2002, Jenny earned an MFA in Theatre Pedagogy with an emphasis in Movement & Fight Direction from Virginia Commonwealth University. Jenny is Associate Professor of Theatre at Howard Community College.
Single Sword and Staff Fighting
Ready to learn fun swashbuckling or fierce staff fighting? Have a great time practicing these stage combat techniques through 20 hours of online interactive Zoom sessions with other participants. Plus, at the end of the course, you can get a certificate of completion, which can be used towards 10 of 30 in-person hours for a Skills Proficiency Test with the Society of American Fight Directors. The instructor will help with recommendations for a safe sword or staff for class work. Participants must be at least 18 years old. If the class times do not work but you wish to participate, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
$100 for 20 online hours in Single Sword on Tuesdays 6-8pm (Sept. 8-Nov. 17) **capped at 10**
$100 for 20 online hours in Staff Fighting on Wednesdays 6-8pm (Sept. 9-Nov. 18) **capped at 10**
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