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Definition 1: the art of writing and producing plays - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for dramaturgy in the sense of this definition

(dramaturgy is a kind of ...) the activity of communicating; the activity of conveying information

"they could not act without official communication from Moscow"

(... is a kind of dramaturgy ) the theater as a profession (usually `the stage')

"an early movie simply showed a long kiss by two actors of the contemporary stage"

(dramaturgy is a part of ...) a play for performance on the stage or television or in a movie etc.

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) a sloping gallery with seats for spectators (as in an operating room or theater)

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) play a subordinate role to (another performer)

"Olivier supported Gielgud beautifully in the second act"

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) be the star in a performance

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) appear as a character on stage or appear in a play, etc.

"Gielgud appears briefly in this movie" "She appeared in `Hamlet' on the London stage"

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) be the co-star in a performance

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) exaggerate one's acting

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) act (a role) with great restraint

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) at or toward the rear of the stage

"the dancers were directed to move upstage"

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) come on stage

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) act as the stooge

"His role was to stooge for the popular comedian"

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) perform on a stage or theater

"She acts in this play" "He acted in `Julius Caesar'" "I played in `A Christmas Carol'"

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) someone who sells tickets (e.g., theater seats or travel accommodations)

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane)

"he booked their seats in advance" "he sat in someone else's place"

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) (theater) the space over the stage (out of view of the audience) used to store scenery (drop curtains)

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) (theater) irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is understood by the audience but not by the characters in the play

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) a building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented

"the house was full"

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) a television system that is not used for broadcasting but is connected by cables to designated monitors (as in a factory or theater)

(dramaturgy is the domain which ... is member of) at or toward the front of the stage

"the actors moved further and further downstage"

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