Definition of Dramaturgy

1. Noun. The art of writing and producing plays.




Definition of Dramaturgy

1. n. The art of dramatic composition and representation.

Definition of Dramaturgy

1. Noun. (context: theater) The art of dramatic composition for the stage. ¹

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Definition of Dramaturgy

1. [n -GIES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dramaturgy

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dramatological
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dramaturge
dramaturges
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dramaturgies
dramaturgist
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dramaturgy (current term)
dramedies
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drams
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dramshopkeeper

Literary usage of Dramaturgy

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1. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner (1896)
"LESSING'S ESTIMATE OF HIMSELF In the Concluding Number of the <Hamburg dramaturgy > I AM neither an ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"The specialities of Greek tragic dramaturgy refer above all to the choros ; its general laws are those of the regular drama of all times. ..."

3. Sensation and Intuition: Studies in Psychology and Aesthetics by James Sully (1880)
"And of all Lessing's works none seems to have received a more scanty recognition from English writers than the Ham- lurg dramaturgy. Yet, while a fragment, ..."

4. Letters Auxiliary to the History of Modern Polite Literature in Germany by Heinrich Heine (1836)
"the arts are his " Hamburg dramaturgy" and his " Laocoon, or the Boundaries of Painting and Poetry." His most distinguished dramas are, " Emilia Galotti," ..."

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