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Gabriel Christus
Erin Ramsey helps Calvin Chamberlain, left, and Dane Larson practice sword fighting on at Colorado Children's Theatre.

The sounds of groans and bodies hitting the floor emanated from Colorado Children’s Theatre on Sunday — along with a lot of laughter — as 20 young actors learned the art of stage combat.

They learned how to fall – theatrically, of course – and how to throw a punch that looks realistic but doesn’t hurt the recipient. They also used swimming “noodles” as mock swords to learn how to perform a choreographed sword fight.

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