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Pantomime is a type of theatre play where the actors don't use words, only gestures (mimics).

The act of conveying emotions, actions, and feelings without speech.

a) an ancient Roman dramatic performance featuring a solo dancer and a narrative chorus
b) any of various dramatic or dancing performances in which a story is told by expressive bodily or facial movements of the performers
c) a British theatrical entertainment of the Christmas season based on a nursery tale and featuring topical songs, tableaux, and dances
Pantomime is a musical-comedy theatrical production traditionally found in The United Kingdom, Australia, Canada (among other countries) and is mostly performed during the Christmas and New Year season.
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