Assembled over the course of 30 years, Shakespeare & Company has arguably the finest stock of stage weapons in the region. Stored and meticulously maintained in a climate-controlled armory by our dedicated Weapons Master, the collection includes a complete range of hundreds of fight-worthy and non-fight-worthy weapons, bladed and otherwise, including:
- Broadswords, (long/short, light/heavy)
- Rapiers (bell or caged hilt)
- Daggers and dirks
- Selected reproduction and deactivated firearms
- Spears, staffs and battle-axes
- Starfire, McCann Broadsword, and American Fencing Society weapons
A selection of weekly and monthly rental fees. Contact the Weapons Master for more info, or to inquire about weapons not listed here.
Broadswords (short/long) $8/wk; $30/mo
Light broadswords (short/long) $7/wk; $25/mo
Rapiers (cage hilt, bell hilt) $8/wk; $30/mo
Daggers (8″, 12″, dirk) $6/wk; $20/mo
Wooden daggers $3/wk; $10/mo
Sheaths $4/wk; $15/mo
A note about renting weapons: Rental of weapons is limited to those individuals or organizations that Shakespeare & Company deems trained in their use. Weapons are released at the discretion of the Weapons Master.