Recent Examples of dramaturgy from the Web
Problematic as is the dramaturgy, the period piece contains enough choice solos, duets and ensembles to warrant an occasional revival by college and conservatory opera departments.
Gavin Witt [associate director/director of dramaturgy at Center Stage] started asking me about my writing, not my acting.
It was developed and had its premiere at the Eureka Theater in California under the dramaturgy of Oskar Eustis, now artistic director of the Public Theater, and went on to Broadway via Los Angeles.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'dramaturgy'. Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Origin and Etymology of dramaturgy
German Dramaturgie, from Greek dramatourgia dramatic composition, from dramat-, drama + -ourgia -urgy
First Known Use: 1801See Words from the same year
Learn More about dramaturgy
Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about dramaturgy
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up dramaturgy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).