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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

THEA 2400 - Stage Combat

This course is an introduction to martial arts for the stage–known as stage combat. Students learn the basics of safe, simulated, unarmed combat: falls, rolls, throws and flips, as well as various punches, kicks and blocks. The basis of safe weapons work, primarily single sword, will be explored as well. Emphasis is placed on actor safety, script interpretation, and acting the simulated violence.

Prerequisite: THEA 1021 or THEA 1150