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Demystifying the monologue your road map to a compelling performance by Leonard Peters

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Published by Heinemann in Portsmouth, NH .
Written in English


  • Monologues.,
  • Acting.

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Edition Notes

StatementLeonard Peters.
LC ClassificationsPN2080 .P48 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3406719M
ISBN 100325007640
LC Control Number2005022434

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