dramatic work

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Noun1.dramatic work - a play for performance on the stage or television or in a movie etc.
piece of writing, written material, writing - the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect); "the writing in her novels is excellent"; "that editorial was a fine piece of writing"
dramatic art, dramaturgy, theater, theatre, dramatics - the art of writing and producing plays
drama, dramatic play, play - a dramatic work intended for performance by actors on a stage; "he wrote several plays but only one was produced on Broadway"
prologue - an introduction to a play
act - a subdivision of a play or opera or ballet
scene - a subdivision of an act of a play; "the first act has three scenes"
playscript, script, book - a written version of a play or other dramatic composition; used in preparing for a performance
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Shamil expressed his happiness with the award, saying "It is surely a great honor to win this award as it carries numerous meanings, the most important of which that young musicians are able to present works and melodies that can achieve international successes and awards." He pointed out that the soundtrack of the series "La MusikaFelAhmadi" was inspired by the events of the dramatic work that tells the history of the city of Ahmadi.
People who go to the Forthside complex - Scotland's building conservation centre - will get an insight into this highly specialist and dramatic work as it progresses.
Completed in 2010, it is more a meditation on an Ovid tale than a dramatic work, or, as a convoluted program note explained, "the opera focuses not on action, or on 'the traditional arc of time,' but on a man and woman's interior emotional states as separated by a metaphoric wall of the 'subtlety of the unconscious,' the presence of nature; and a stillness evocative of Samuel Beckett's most static work."
Now properly authenticated, the dramatic work of Snowdonian hills and cottages is up for auction with a guide price of PS35,000 to PS45,000.
Though Alasdair Gray is best known as an artist and a novelist--a large part of his literary corpus was published in the eighties and nineties following the success of his Scottish epic Lanark (1981)--it was his dramatic work in radio and television a decade or two earlier that first familiarized Scottish audiences with Gray's work.
The individual entries of Volume II follow the format of those in Volume I, presenting a wealth of information about each dramatic work. Each entry is uniquely numbered, identified by genre and tide, and illustrated by one or more incipits as appropriate.
Susan K Moore's Fowey is a peaceful depiction of the beach scene while Jayne Powell's Layered is a dramatic work with wild coloured shapes, and soldiers fighting in the background, with people in a Remembrance Day parade walking into the foreground.
IT'S been described as both a comic and dramatic work, but there's not much to laugh about in Mozart's Don Giovanni which launches the Welsh National Opera's autumn season.
Spanish critic MasCarello of Paradoxo says Shua "masterfully employs black humor" in her satirical and dramatic work.
The London-based theatre company says the Bard's most iconic and challenging play - arguably the world's greatest dramatic work - goes for the jugular without hesitation.
Not remembered as a composer of opera, though he did write a fair number, Creation is a dramatic work, particularly when it comes to what's expected of the chorus.