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Noun Concept
Categories: Performing arts, Theatre, Articles with short description, All articles needing additional references, Plays
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drama  play  dramatic play
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A play is a work of drama, usually consisting mostly of dialogue between characters and intended for theatrical performance rather than just reading. Wikipedia
A composition, normally in prose, telling a story and intended to be represented by actors impersonating the characters and speaking the dialogue. Wiktionary
A literary composition, intended to be represented by actors impersonating the characters and speaking the dialogue. Wiktionary
Literary composition intended to be represented. Wiktionary (translation)
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He wrote several plays but only one was produced on Broadway WordNet 3.0
This book contains all of Shakespeare's plays. Wiktionary