English: 1. – tempo, beat, bar. 2. – witty remark, quip. 3. – Actor’s cue.
proscenium: the metaphorical vertical plane of space in a theatre, usually surrounded on the top and sides by a physical proscenium arch (whether or not truly “arched”) and on the bottom by the stage floor itself, which serves as the frame into which the audience observes from a more or less unified angle the events taking place upon the stage during a theatrical performance. The concept of the fourth wall of the theatre stage space that faces the audience is essentially the same.
- Draft or preliminary design.
- Short piece for the stage set in one act.
Stage act usually accompanied by music such as opera consisting of several different pieces of music.
- Cinema’s projector
Note on actors’ scripts with stage directions.
A long drama that seems without end.
Requirements, stage props.
Finale – last section of musical composition or closing part of a scene in a public performance – conclusion.
Small scene used as background behind an opening such as a door or window in a larger stage scene.
Trapdoor in stage from which cues can be given to actors.
Intermezzo: A light dramatic musical or other performance between the acts of a play; A short connecting instrumental movement in an opera or other musical work.
A. To recite, declaim. B. To act, perform, to feign ingenuity, to play act.
Cast (of a show or movie).
Byplay: secondary or subsidiary action or involvement in a play or film.