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tableau

a pause during or at the end of a scene on stage when all the performers briefly freeze in position
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And we're to have a tableau at the last--`Faith, Hope and Charity.
I carefully and deliberately made these observations before allowing myself to take one glance at the benches before me; having handled the crayon, looked back at the tableau, fingered the sponge in order to ascertain that it was in a right state of moisture, I found myself cool enough to admit of looking calmly up and gazing deliberately round me.
The only thing that was pleasant to him in that odious tableau -- such is the instability of the human mind -- was the sullen face of Grimaud, for whom he had at first conceived such a hatred and who now was all his hope.
The slight noise had awakened Jane Porter at the same time, and as she saw the hideous tableau she gave a shrill cry of alarm, and at the same instant the sailor lurched forward and fell upon Clayton.
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The festival included four tableaus that highlighted the achievements of the Blessed Renaissance.
Apart from West Bengal, this year also did not see tableaus from Bihar, Tamil Nadu, Odisha, Kerala, Punjab, Delhi and Nagaland, among others.
The carnival atmosphere of these events was communicated through the homemade costumes and stock characters that were a reminder that however serious the literary content of these tableaus, they were nothing more than a much enjoyed ritual for generations of student actors.
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As more as 5000 male and female students took part in the four tableaus of the festival that expressed the love and loyalty to the Leader of the country; His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said.
Mukherjee has been designing Republic Day tableaus for the past 28 years.
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