The Lady Cavaliers holds the Second annual Women-at-Arms Festival at Theater for the New City. Events include hands-on stage combat workshops, lectures on historical women warriors, the premiere of Camilla: Vergil's Warrior Princess, panel discussions on the strength of women in theatre today, and the performance of four original short plays incorporating music, mime, martial arts and a rich variety of swordplay that celebrates the historical woman warrior and the modern action heroine.
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WOMEN-AT-ARMS SHORT PLAYS
CAMILLA: VERGIL'S WARRIOR PRINCESS
WHIP CRACKING: STAGE COMBAT WORKSHOP
INTRO TO SWORDFIGHTING: STAGE COMBAT WORKSHOP
FEMALE GLADIATORS: LECTURE BY DR. JEFFREY FISKE
PHYSICAL ACTRESSES OF THE 19TH CENTURY: LECTURE BY DENISE HURD
KICK, SLAPS, AND TICKLES: STAGE COMBAT WORKSHOP
Short plays - $ 15
Camilla - $ 15
Lectures - $ 5
Workshops - $ 20
Panel Discussions - Free
Festival pass - $ 50
The Festival Pass allows the bearer to attend one performance each of
the SHORT PLAYS and CAMILLA as well as all lectures and stage combat
workshops. A savings of 50%! After purchasing the pass, please contact
(212) 726-8301 or email email@example.com with your choices of
dates and times. We will confirm your reservation for each event.