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amateur dramatics

noun [plural] uk   /ˌæm.ə.tə.drəˈmæt.ɪks/ us    /-t̬ʃɚ.drəˈmæt̬-/
theatre performances in which the people involved are not paid but take part for their own enjoymentSpectacles and performancesActing, rehearsing and performing
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