Regional Stage Combat Workshops

Regional Stage Combat Workshops are SAFD sanctioned 2-3 day events that afford students an opportunity to meet and study with a variety stage combat instructors and learn a variety of stage combat weapons techniques and skills in different locations around the country at various times of the year.


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Submit a workshop for SAFD Sanctioning!




THE National Stage Combat Workshop        

                  University of North Carolina School of the Arts – Winston-Salem, NC

                  3 Weeks - July -

                  SAFD website with other workshop info -


MACE – Movement and Combat Education

                 Frequently offering SAFD sanctioned Stage Combat Workshops – Chicago, IL

Various Dates / Year Round -



REGIONAL WORKSHOPS commonly sanctioned by the SAFD


New York Summer Sling

                  Pace University – New York, NY

3 Days - August -


Whips, Sticks and Flying Knives

                  Grand Opera House - Macon, GA

                  3 Days - August -


Texas Intensive Workshop

                  University of Houston – Houston, TX

                  3 Days - Labor Day Weekend -


Philadelphia Cheesesteak Workshop

                  University of the Arts – Philadelphia, PA

                  October -



Carnage in the Corn

                  Drake University – Des Moines, IA

                  November –


Swordfish Stage Combat Workshop

            Neil S. Hirsch Boys & Girls Club – Wellington, FL

                  November -


Winter Wonderland Workshop

                  Crowne Plaza O'Hare - Rosemont, IL

                  January -


The Tourist Trap

                  University of Central Florida  - Orlando, FL

                  February -


Virginia Beach Bash

                  Regent University – Virginia Beach, VA

                  March -


Lincoln Assassination

                  University of Lincoln-Nebraska – Lincoln, NE

                  March -


Cincinnati Cease and Desist Workshop

                  Northern Kentucky University – Newport, KY

                  March -


UWYO Stage Combat Workshop

                  University of Wyoming – Laramie, WY

                  April -


Louisiana Tech Stage Combat Workshop

                  Louisiana Tech State University – Ruston, LA

                  Easter Weekend -


A-Town Thrown Down

                  Kennesaw State University – Kennesaw, GA

                  May -     


Rumble in the Rockies

                  Denver Center – Colorado, CO


                  May -



SAFD National Stage Combat Workshop

The Fredricksen Intensive

20 SPT Hours in 1 weekend. 

                  Michigan State University - East Lansing, MI

                 May -


Central Illinois Stage Combat Workshop

Full SPT WORKSHOP (2 full weapon SPTs and TFSC Firearms Safety Course)

                  Eureka University – Eureka, IL

                  3 Weeks - May/June -


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