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Stage Combat Fisticuffs, Stunts, and Swordplay for Theater and Film by Jenn Boughn

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Published by Allworth Press .
Written in English


  • Films, cinema,
  • Theatre, drama,
  • Acting,
  • Combat Sports,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Theater - Direction & Production,
  • Performing Arts / Acting & Auditioning,
  • Acting & Auditioning,
  • Martial Arts & Self-Defense,
  • Stage fighting

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8782585M
ISBN 101581154615
ISBN 109781581154610

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