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Melodramas and farces for young actors.

Earl J. Dias

Melodramas and farces for young actors.

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Published by Plays, Inc. in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s plays.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6120.A5 D548
    The Physical Object
    Pagination263 p.
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6201932M
    LC Control Number56011516
    OCLC/WorldCa1664460


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(countable) A drama abounding in romantic sentiment and agonizing situations, with a musical accompaniment only in parts which are especially thrilling or pathetic. In opera, a passage in which the orchestra plays a somewhat descriptive accompaniment, while the actor.

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