Our stage show has been performed for numerous audiences throughout the midwest. Members of the Iowa Tudor Guard give the audience a very accurate lesson about how to combat one another - Renaissance style!
Weapons Of The Renaissance
Sir John MacNeel demonstrating the longbow
The show discusses a wide variety of weapons centered around 16th-century England, but touching on other nations and time-periods. Our featured weapons include:
- Battle swords (detailed, with many examples)
- Battlefield parrying weapons
- Duelists' parrying weapons
- Daggers of all shapes, sizes, uses
- And many more!
Lieutenant Sir Robert Townsend and his beloved rapier
The show emphasizes accuracy, safety, and most important - entertainment! It is fully interactive - the audience has never stumped us with any questions or requests. Suitable for audiences of all ages and venues, Weapons Of The Renaissance is a great addition to any historically-themed event.