Fight Night: Combat Theatre at Stephens College

June 17, 2009 | 4:28 p.m. CDT
VIDEO: Watch as Stephens College sophomores Chrisena Ricci and Denise Saylor rehearse a stage combat scene to prepare for Stephens College’s production “Combat!” at 7:30 p.m. June 19 at Warehouse Theatre.

The show is the third of four pieces put together by the Stephens College Summer Theatre Institute, a program designed to give students real-life theater experience while they take courses. Ricci and Saylor will perform their scene from Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” as part of a full production of controlled, realistic stage combat scenes featuring 29 performers.

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