Tag: acting


A pain in the tech Have you ever been part of a 10 Out of 12 rehearsal? Tell us here!


It’s 11 o’clock: Do you know where your showstoppers are? Can you name some 11 o’clock numbers from Broadway musicals? Have you performed in an 11 o’clock number yourself? Tell us about it here!


What’s that you’re saying? Have you ever ad libbed in a show? Or seen a perform ad lib during a performance? Tell us here!


That gives me pause Have you ever noticed a performer take a noticeable beat? Tell us here!


Don’t call us, we’ll call you Do you have a memorable callback story? Tell us here!

Cattle Call

Can you stand out from the herd? Have you been to a cattle call? What was it like? Tell us about it by joining the conversation!

Character Shoe

Put on your dancin’ shoes! Have you used character shoes? What’s it like?Tell us here!

Character Shoe

Welcome to the Theatre Dictionary’s conversation about the term Character Shoe. On Character Shoe’s official page, we defined the term as “a neutral shoe worn by female ensemble members in a musical.” But now we want to know what Character Shoe means to you. You can use the comments section to – suggest additional definitions [...]

Cheating Out

Look over here! (Sort of!) Have you had an experience on stage with Cheating Out? Tell us about it here!

Child Wrangler

Who will think of the children? Do you have a “child wrangler” story? Join the conversation!