Theatre terminology

Theatre terminology

This game will teach the students or theatre actors about terminologies used by a director during rehearsals. This will make it easy for them to understand

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Define Amplifier

Sound term. A piece of equipment which shutdown the sound captured by a microphone or replayed from record, CD or tape. Each loudspeaker needs a separate amplifier
Sound term. A piece of equipment which decreases the sound captured by a microphone or replayed from record, CD or tape. Each loudspeaker needs a separate amplifier
Sound term. A piece of equipment which increases the sound captured by a microphone or replayed from record, CD or tape. Each loudspeaker needs a separate amplifier

What is Cheat in theatre

To make an action on stage look realistic without actually doing what you seem to be doing.
To make an action on stage look real without actually by doing what you seem to be doing.
To make an actor on stage look realistic without actually doing what you seem to be doing.

What is does it mean for an actor to be dry

an actor who forgets his words
an actor who swallow his words
an actor who forgets his scenes

What is blocking

The setting of the director' positions and moves at the beginning of rehearsals.
The setting of the actors' positions and moves at the beginning of rehearsals.
The setting of the actors' positions at the beginning of rehearsals.

What is mask

To hide: an actors masks another when he stands in front of him and prevents the audience from seeing him properly.
an actors masks another when he is sitting in front of him and prevents the audience from seeing him properly.
To hide: an actors masks another when he stands at the back of him and prevents the audience from seeing him properly.