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street theatre Line breaks: street the¦atre

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Definition of street theatre in English:


[mass noun]
Drama performed on the streets, typically in an informal or improvised manner.
Example sentences
  • Various forms of folk drama and street theater are also performed for the amusement of the people.
  • This year, it's not street theater, but courtroom drama.
  • It was an interesting piece of improvised street theater, but a performance whose point was too murky to discern.
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