Armed Combat



An intensive armed combat course in rapier and dagger techniques culminating in an exam with the Irish Dramatic Combat Academy in Armed Fighting. This tenweek course will cover all the essential rapier and dagger techniques, their safety principles and how to perform them so that they are believable to an audience. It is suitable for complete beginners and for those looking to improve their sword fighting skills for film and theatre.

Date, Time and Place

Weekday evenings, 7pm-10pm The Lir Academy, Pearse Street at Grand Canal Quay, Dublin 2. This course runs periodically during the year. Please check the website for dates.

Course Fees



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