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A drama in which all the action is expressed by dancing.
- ‘The dance drama will have two narrators apart from the on stage dancers.’
- ‘The unique indigenous folk dance called Yakshagana (a dance drama usually glorifying Indian mythology) is now thought to be the precursor of some of the well-known South Indian dances like Kuchipudi.’
- ‘During this festival, participants had to compete in poetry, dance, stage plays and a dance drama.’
- ‘Traditional dance has flourished in Japan for centuries within the highly stylized forms of dance drama.’
- ‘Wei Zhi, from the organizing committee of the art festival, revealed that the closing ceremony will feature a flamenco dance drama produced by the versatile artist Carlos Saura.’
- ‘On Saturday, a dance drama, based on Jayadeva's Gita Govinda, will be enacted at Ravindra Kalakshetra, directed by danseuse Radha Sridhar.’
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