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Musical Theatre Vocabulary
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  • Question 1
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    The person who writes the MUSIC of the shows is called a _______.

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    composer
  • Question 2
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    Original musicals written to be full, independent, stories told with both spoken words and song.

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    Operas

    Book Musicals

    Jukebox Musicals

    Musical Revues

    Song Cycles

  • Question 3
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    The people who work as performers in a show are all part of the ___________.

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    Cast
  • Question 4
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    Pre-Existing songs pieced together to tell a new story.

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    Operas

    Book Musicals

    Jukebox Musicals

    Musical Revues

    Song Cycles

  • Question 5
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    A production that is totally music. Even conversations are sung.

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    Operas

    Book Musicals

    Jukebox Musicals

    Musical Revues

    Song Cycles

  • Question 6
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    Productions with an insignificant plot used to showcase a series of lavish production numbers.

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    Operas

    Book Musicals

    Jukebox Musicals

    Musical Revues

    Song Cycles

  • Question 7
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    A Choreographer is...

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    The person who writes the MUSIC for the show

    The person who writes the WORDS to the songs

    The person who designs the DANCES for the show

  • Question 8
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    A show or production that is a huge failure is called a _____.

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    flop
  • Question 9
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    A selection of songs written with no plot, connected by a common theme.

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    Operas

    Book Musicals

    Jukebox Musicals

    Musical Revues

    Song Cycles

  • Question 10
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    A medley of the show's music played at the start of the show is called a ________.

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    overture
  • Question 11
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    The named main characters of the musical are called the _____.

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    leads
    alternatives
    lead
  • Question 12
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    A Composer is...

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    The person who writes the MUSIC for the show

    The person who writes the WORDS to the songs

    The person who designs the DANCES for the show

  • Question 13
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    A short scene played in front of the curtain while scenery is being changed is called a _____.

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    Crossover
    alternatives
    cross over
  • Question 14
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    A musical number sung by just one person on stage is a _____.

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    Solo
  • Question 15
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    A musical number sung by two people together is called a _____.

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    duet
  • Question 16
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    A show or production that is a big success is called a _____.

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    hit
  • Question 17
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    Music played that accompanies spoken dialogue is _____.

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    Underscore

    Recitative

  • Question 18
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    Singing style that is closer to speaking than to singing _____.

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    Underscore

    Recitative

  • Question 19
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    A Lyricists is...

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    The person who writes the MUSIC for the show

    The person who writes the WORDS to the songs

    The person who designs the DANCES for the show

  • Question 20
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    The other singer/actors that make up the cast _____.

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    Chorus/Company

    Cast

    Composer

    Team

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