What Playwrights and Dramaturgs Need to Know About Staging Violence“Be well versed in the arts of pen and sword.” – Miyamoto Musashi, The Book of Five RingsThese two articles are based on a workshop I’ve taught at venues that include ATHE (Association for Theatre in Higher Education), Region I KC/ACTF (Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival) , The Last Frontier Theatre Conference, and other organizations.
Capo Ferro is the author of a well known treatise on dueling. If his name sounds familiar, it's because he is referenced (along with other luminaries) in the famous sword fight between Inigo Montoya and the Man in Black in The Princess Bride. Those masters and manuals that the characters reference are not about pretending to fight for the sake of an audience, they are about actually fighting in what were often life or death situations.
Comedy. 7-10 minutes. 1 female, 1 male, 1 gender-flexible role. Suitable for middle school and older. Workshopped at Polaris North Writer's Group (New York, NY), and a semifinalist for Youth Education on Stage’s Summer Shorts 5 Festival, Williston, North Dakota. Having found themselves once more at the bottom of a steep and seemingly endless hill, Jack and Jill begin to ask themselves how they got there, and what their alternatives might be.
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