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1.1(play)obra dramática femininedrama masculine
- Snippets of music, radio dramas and newsreels play in the background and laundry hangs over the audience.
- Television dramas were usually adaptations of stage plays, and invariably about upper classes.
- In addition to her contribution to music, she acted in a number of television dramas and feature films.
- Her next step into the world of acting was performing in television dramas in Delhi, with occasional roles in stage plays and operas.
- A number of films, dramas and television serials pepper us with these everyday.
- So I bought CDs of radio dramas from overseas and played them at home, and then later in the car.
- She's produced single dramas for Radio 4 and youth dramas for local radio.
- But what this reading underplays is the extent to which the play is also a revenge drama.
- The actor won his second Bafta of the year on Sunday night for his performance in the television drama.
- Since then he has clocked up a number of small parts in minor television dramas and films.
- One of several television dramas on nuclear issues in the 1980s, Threads is arguably the most visceral.
- TWO interesting Latin American fact-based dramas are scheduled for radio this weekend.
- His screenplay was written specifically as a feature, not as a series of short television dramas.
- Egyptian films and television dramas are avidly consumed not just in Egypt but all over the Arab world.
- He grinned to himself as he realized that the conversation in the back of his van sounded like an espionage drama on the radio.
- It is a television drama from Japan that is based on a classic novel of the same name.
- He scowls at the drama on the television and starts fiddling with the remote control.
- Radio too picked up the story, first in editorial commentary and then as a radio drama.
- The play is amusing and serious, and is a drama as well as being a musical of sorts.
- Anyone regularly watching the various hospital dramas on television may have a slightly biased view of serious illness.
1.2(plays collectively) teatro masculine(plays collectively) drama masculine(dramatic art) arte dramático masculine(as school subject) expresión corporal feminine(school/student/teacher) (before noun) de arte dramático
- The money will go towards the school's planned amphitheatre and other drama activities.
- For a number of years now, he has worked with young carers in the area offering drama workshops and activities.
- He said the ground floor would have a sliding door to make separate areas for activities such as drama productions.
- Then, in the late afternoon and evenings, it is used by youngsters in music clubs, drama groups and other activities.
- Its sub groups included clubs for activities like drama, art and crafts, and country dancing.
- One such is a professional actress and former drama teacher who directs for a hobby.
- They are vital, they are fresh, they are not cliquey and most of all they have heart for drama and acting.
- Every evening there were activities like drama, art, swimming, sports or lectures.
- A full schedule of dance, drama and art activities is planned for the coming year.
- Inspired by his drama teacher, he began to perform his own sketches and shows.
- Edinburgh's official drama programme normally improves as it goes along.
- She is a former actress and drama teacher who lives not far from where I live now.
- He said a number of activities such as drama and cultural dances had been organised during the event.
- My drama teacher made us do monologues from Animal Farm, which is a sure-fire way of ruining any book.
- For her audition she had to recite two drama pieces and perform three song and dance numbers.
- She has choreographed for ballet, musical comedy, and drama productions.
- The play had been written and produced by the school's drama teacher.
- However talented dancer that she is, she soon became a dance and drama teacher at the school.
- Everyone is welcome to the acting workshops, regardless of drama experience.
- She landed the TV role only weeks after leaving drama school, beating off hundreds of other hopefuls.
- The movies scheduled to be shown come from many genres including drama, comedy and thrillers.
- Bringing modern styles to Chinese drama, they are cultivating their own fans.
- There were a range of optional subjects like Australian and American literature and drama.
- She was a dynamic, passionate, and caring woman, who loved drama and literature as much as medicine.
- At A-level, he hopes to take English literature, economics, drama and sports studies.
- A bleak account of a nuclear attack on Kent and its aftermath, mixing drama with documentary styles.
- He was a pioneer in various genres including satire, literary criticism, and drama.
- We all know the genre, the made-for-TV drama, loosely or tightly based on a sensational news story.
- The appeal of such romantic drama, of course, is by no means confined to Australia.
- I teach a course on black drama every other year and always include one of his plays.
- The show is a refreshing change, and brings a wholly new element to the medical drama genre.
- His first major book mixed journalism with drama, semiotics and literary criticism.
- The second half of the evening was filled with drama, comedy and mime from the senior classes.
- In literature and drama lessons there is an increasing exposure to unsavoury material and language.
- But in the world of drama, he towers above other contemporaries.
- She already had a degree and a diploma in drama, and at the age of 47, she got her Equity card.
- In his case the innovation was even a new style of combined music and drama that we now know as opera.
- If there's a genre lower on the commercial totem pole than drama, it might be theatre criticism.
- News, soaps and home-grown comedy and drama are considered the most important genres
- She helps pay for her drama course at RADA by hiring out her services as a new form of advertising.
2.1(excitement)dramatismo masculinea movie full of the drama of war — una película con todo el dramatismo de la guerra
- The drama of that event is so perfectly evoked you can feel the fear in the room and hear bones crunch as the executioner's axe strikes home.
- The drama of the event had the staffers buzzing but drew shrugs from the children.
- Intimate cinematography and the drama of events unfolding makes for intense, absorbing viewing.
- The drama is in the emotional defences each soldier employs to survive the horrors they face.
- The copy would be more vivid, pack a bigger impact and communicate better the drama of the event.
- That was only the start of the dramas for the racing squad.
- These little incidents made me think about the countless dramas and crises that happen to people every day.
- I really enjoyed getting my head around the drama and the emotions.
- It takes a look at the key events that saw the drama unfold.
- You watch the emotional drama taking place inside and outside without getting caught up in it.
- This is all it takes for Daniel to find himself beaten and alone, a hostage in the drama of war.
- The drama behind the scenes at most events was almost more exciting than what the audience witnessed.
- The drama started on the parade lap when he retired to the pits with a broken driveshaft.
- We experienced our share of adventures and dramas before putting three members of the team on the summit.
- One robber leapt over the counter's security screen and let the other through during the drama yesterday afternoon.
- Such anticipation as I had was more pleasure than pain, and the event itself passed without drama or incident.
- Over the past 65 years Bromley Little Theatre has had more dramas than a Shakespeare play.
- Mother arrived on Friday, not without drama, of course and stayed until this morning.
- No drama of course except for the popping of the exhaust and the head-turning styling of the car.
- It's observation of character and situation is quite nice, but the drama is not only devoid of drama but also subtext.
2.2(exciting event, story)hijack drama continues — continúan los dramáticos sucesos en torno al secuestro
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