Creating Theatre Blood | Backstage with Southeast Missouri State

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Questions to consider when making prop blood:

/ Is this going to wash out of the costumes so we can use them show after show?

/ Is this going to look like real blood from the audience?

/ Is it safe for the actors to have in their mouths?

Southeast Missouri State University students tackled these tough questions when creating it for The Jeanine Larson Dobbins Conservatory of Theatre and Dance’s production of Dracula. Take a look behind the scenes!

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