December 27, 2022, to January 2nd, 2023
Three Different Training Opportunities
*see below for scholarship opportunities*
This seven-day intensive workshop will take place on the campus of Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana from Tuesday Dec. 27th, 2022 to Monday January 2nd, 2023. Participants should plan to arrive in New Orleans no later than Monday December 26th and depart later in the afternoon or evening of Monday January 2nd. Shared Room Housing is available from Monday December 26th to Monday January 2nd. Daily training will be from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm daily with two additional evenings providing Master Classes. The workshop offers three separate training tracks.
TRACK ONE – INTRODUCTORY WORKSHOP – This workshop will act as an introduction for beginners as well as serve as a review for Theatrical Combatants who may have previous training in Dueling Arts 6 primary disciplines of Unarmed Combat, Quarterstaff, Medieval Broadsword, Rapier & Dagger of the Renaissance, The Transitional Single Rapier and The Restoration Smallsword.
TRACK TWO – LEVEL II – This track will provide in depth Level II Training and Optional Skills Test and Adjudication in Contemporary Dramatic Violence, Medieval Broadsword and Rapier and Dagger.
MASTERS TRACK – This training track will provide training in Methods and Application of the Chinese Disciplines of Spear, Broadsword and T’ai Chi Sword!
The Primary Instructors for this year’s winter workshop are Gregory Hoffman, Founder, Master Instructor and Fight Director for Dueling Arts International; Dave Maier, Senior Instructor and Master Fight Director for Dueling Arts International; and Nick Logue, Senior Instructor with Dueling Arts International.
WORKSHOP TUITION and FEES:
- The Training Fees for both the Introductory Workshop and the Master’s Track is $675.00
- The Training Fee for Level Two is $700.00.
- Shared Housing Fees are $400 for all participants.
Though late Registration may be possible the Deadline for Registration w/ Housing is Dec. 1st, 2022.
Space in each workshop will be limited so do plan to Register Early to Guarantee your spot!!
Please note that all workshop participants will be required to be fully Vaccinated for Covid 19 and abide by any Covid Testing and other Safety Protocols that Dueling Arts may required.
For Further Information and/or To Register please contact Bart Williams at email@example.com.
January 3rd to January 7th, 2023
at Tulane University, New Orleans
Produced by True Edge Entertainment this workshop will examine practical training methods and information applicable for teaching Dueling Arts Level Two Theatrical Combat Classes. It is designed for current Dueling Arts Associate Instructors working towards recognition as a Full Instructor and currently recognized Full Instructors looking to review and/or further develop their teaching methodology. Full Instructors may teach skills test classes for both Dueling Arts Level One and Level Two Curriculums. Gregory Hoffman, Founder and a Master Instructor with Dueling Arts International will be the Primary Instructor for the Workshop and ongoing mentor thereafter.
This five-day intensive workshop will take place at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana from Tuesday January 3rd to Saturday January 8th, 2022. Training will be from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm daily with 2 or 3 additional evening discussions to be determined. Workshop participants should plan to arrive in New Orleans no later than Monday January 2nd and depart Sunday Jan. 8th. Shared Room Hotel Housing is available from Monday January 2nd to Sunday morning January 8th.
Workshop Tuition is $625.00 and shared room Housing Costs of $350.00. Tuition includes continued mentoring and any further Private Training with Gregory Hoffman as deemed appropriate. A non- refundable deposit of $200.00 shall be due immediately upon notice of acceptance on November 6th, 2022, with the balance of tuition and all housing costs by December 1st, 2022.
The Workshop will be limited to the 8 most qualified candidates. If there are significantly more than 8 qualified candidates’ efforts will be made to schedule another like workshop at the earliest opportunity. Though Dueling Arts recommends this workshop for all Aspiring Full Instructors participation in this workshop does not guarantee recognition as a Full Instructor.
Applications are due on Sunday, November 6th, 2022 and should include:
1) Letter of Intent and Purpose
2) Complete resume of all education, training, and teaching in theatre, theatrical combat and any related movement arts.
Applications should be e-mailed to Gregory Hoffman at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information and/or questions write Gregory at the above e-mail or call 310.614.3835.