Schedule Winter Messer Meeting January 11 – 12, 2020

Next to workshops there is always room for freeplay. This year we have a theme though: “The theatrical side of Messer”. Messer has a great potential for stage combat, movies and television. Lots of action in a small space!

Friday night

Completely spontaneous dinner, drinks and discussion together for early arrivals.

Saturday

  • 10:00 – Doors open
  • 10:15 – 12:30 : Jens Peter Kleinau. “Drunken Master Talhoffer”
  • 12:30 – lunch
  • 16:00 – Probeturnier with new ruleset by Messerfechter Mainz
  • 19:00 – dinner at restaurant Gys. Amsterdamsestraatweg 113
  • Lange Nacht der Messer: Utrecht can be really pretty. Classic clubbing at Ekko, Bewuurde Weerd WZ 3, or Reggae at dB’s, Rondom 100.

Sunday

  • 10:00 – Doors open
  • 10:15 – 12:30 : Robert Brooks of Hotspur School of Defence. “Messer most Horrible. A Collection of the Nastiest Messer Plays Ever”
  • 12:30 – lunch
  • 13:00 – 15:00 : Oskar ter Mors and Bas Doeksen. “Close-Quarters Combat Theatre. Develop your own stage fight.”
  • 18:00 – Doors close
Robert Brooks
Jens Peter Kleinau
Oskar ter Mors
Bas Doeksen