East African Soul Train : producing performance and creating atmosphere. / Spowage, Poppy.

In: Research in Drama Education, Vol. 24, No. 4, 13.08.2019, p. 490-500.

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East African Soul Train : producing performance and creating atmosphere. / Spowage, Poppy.

In: Research in Drama Education, Vol. 24, No. 4, 13.08.2019, p. 490-500.

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Spowage, Poppy. / East African Soul Train : producing performance and creating atmosphere. In: Research in Drama Education. 2019 ; Vol. 24, No. 4. pp. 490-500.

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