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Monodrama

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Monodrama A drama acted, or intended to be acted, by a single person.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n monodrama A dramatic piece for a single performer or actor: sometimes used also for a piece for two performers.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Monodrama mon′ō-drä-ma a dramatic piece for a single performer
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Mono-, + Gr. drama

Usage

In literature:

The form of a monodrama was unfamiliar to the public and has difficulties of its own.
"Victorian Worthies" by George Henry Blore
As a tragic monodrama it is incomparable for sustained power and terrible beauty.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 8" by Various
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In news:

Out Cold/Zippo Songs Theo Bleckmann in Phil Kline's monodrama at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.
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In science:

While at large scales the gravitation monodrama of dark matter is much appreciated, at small scales ignoring non-gravitational effects associated with galaxy formation would induce considerable systematics to relevant application.
Influence of baryons on spatial distribution of matter: higher order correlation functions
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