Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun[mass noun] Indian
Drama or dramatic art.
- Street kids from Badte Kadam and Chetna gave a memorable performance with a ‘nukkad natak’, folk dances, ghazals and film songs.
- He did that to make his nukkad natak more stimulating; also to get his actors to give more rounded performances.
- Despite some telling moments (as when the king agonises over his impotence), the play remained costume spectacle, the actors trapped in old world natak stylistics.
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