HyperDic: performing_arts

English > 1 sense of the expression performing arts:
NOUNcognitionperforming artsarts or skills that require public performance
English > performing arts: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
Meaningarts or skills that require public performance.
Category ofact, play, representPlay a role or part
audition, try outPerform in order to get a role
blaze awayPerform (an acting passage) brilliantly and rapidly
castselect to play,sing, or dance a part in a play, movie, musical, opera, or ballet
costumeFurnish with costumes
debutAppear for the first time in public
debutmake one's debut
debutPresent for the first time to the public
directGuide the actors in (plays and films)
givePerform for an audience
grandstandPerform ostentatiously in order to impress the audience and with an eye to the applause
impersonate, portrayassume or act the character of
interpret, renderGive an interpretation or rendition / rendition of
miscastcast an actor, singer, or dancer in an unsuitable role
performGive a performance (of something)
playPerform on a certain location
playBe performed or presented for public viewing
premier, premiereperform a work for the first time
premier, premiereBe performed for the first time
readaudition for a stage role by reading parts of a role
recastcast again, in a different role
rehearse, practise, practiceEngage in a rehearsal (of)
sightsing, sight-singsing from a score without having seen it before
stage, present, representPerform (a play) , especially on a stage
stage directdirect for the stage
stuntPerform a stunt or stunts
subtitleSupply (a movie) with subtitles
typecastcast repeatedly in the same kind of role
underperformPerform too rarely
Narroweracting, playing, playacting, performingThe performance of a part or role in a drama
dancing, dance, terpsichore, saltationTaking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music
musical performanceThe act of performing music
Broaderhumanistic discipline, humanities, liberal arts, artsstudies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills)
Nounsperforming artistan entertainer who performs a dramatic or musical work for an audience

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