and warriors in Chinese Opera would often carry a range of
weapons for the interesting fighting scenes. Actors and actresses
engaged in swordplay would also combine the action with various
body movements and footsteps such as jumping, leaping and
sword is called the "gentleman of all weapons."
times, a spear is also used as a military weapon by the
warriors. In spearplay, actors and actresses combine the
poking, circling and blocking with acrobatic acts such
as jumping and leaping.
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ring which is like a bracelet with saw-like teeth around
the outside rim is sometimes used by warriors engaged
in a fighting scene.