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Dramatics   /drəmˈætɪks/   Listen

Participation in theatrical productions as an extracurricular activity.
The art of writing and producing plays.  Synonyms: dramatic art, dramaturgy, theater, theatre.

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"Dramatics" Quotes from Famous Books

... of the following day, December 6, when M. S. sat across the table from me in my own study. I had made a rather hesitant attempt to tell him, without dramatics and without dwelling on my own lack of courage, of the events ...
— Astounding Stories of Super-Science February 1930 • Various

... present ruler is, curiously enough, amateur dramatics, of which his orthodox and conservative ministers do not wholly approve. In addition to having translated into Siamese a number of Shakesperian plays, he is the author of several original dramas, which have been produced at the palace under his personal ...
— Where the Strange Trails Go Down • E. Alexander Powell

... Amused by his dramatics and often amazed at his conceit, Susan found neither as objectionable as the outright falsehood circulated by opponents of woman suffrage. As the days went by with their continued hardships and increasing fatigue, she marveled at his unfailing courteousness, his pluck, and good ...
— Susan B. Anthony - Rebel, Crusader, Humanitarian • Alma Lutz

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