The 2007 Paddy Crean International Art of the Sword Workshop

Program dates: December 31, 2006 - January 6, 2007

Arrival: Saturday, December 30, 2006
Departure: Sunday, January 7, 2007

Program Information

This workshop is an opportunity for master teachers, researchers, and movement artists to get together and share in the wealth of knowledge that is found in the historical and theatrical fighting techniques from all around the world.

The theme of this year's workshop will be a celebration of the history and development of swordplay and unarmed fighting styles. The Workshop will explore classes in historical fighting technique and styles, stage combat techniques and process, contemporary martial arts, and movement theory. This forum will explore the movement art forms of the part and present, and establish a living library to preserve the international body of research that is found in the study of the art of the word.


All programs, faculty, dates, fees, and offers of financial assistance are subject to change. Program fee subject to applicable taxes. Non-refundable fees and deposits will be retained upon cancellation. Any other fees are refunded at the discretion of The Banff Centre.