Fight Like a Girl (with Kaitlyn Farley and Molly Thomas)

Season 1 | Episode 7
47m | Feb 3, 2020

This week in our very first two guest episode, Daniel and Monty sit down with actor-combatants Kaitlyn Farley and Molly Thomas. Molly is an original member of Rude Grooms currently performing with the Brave Spirits Theatre in Washington, D.C. Kaitlyn has choreographed the two most recent RG productions, Romeo and Juliet and The Changeling, and is the co-founder of Fight the Good Fight Productions. Follow Molly on Instagram and check out her website. Follow Kaitlyn on Instagram and check out her website.

Topics include:

  • Their fight choreo origin stories
  • How a dance background both helps and hinders a burgeoning fighter
  • The importance of representation in creative spaces
  • Owning your skills and experience in creative spaces
  • What makes a good fight
  • What makes a bad fight
  • The importance of communication and boundaries
  • Their favorite moments of violence on stage and screen

Music is by Kara Arena, Master of Music for Rude Grooms. Follow us @thiswoodeno on Twitter and Instagram, visit us on the web at, like us at, or support us on Patreon ( to join the conversation during livestream broadcasts of every episode.

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