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Study sets matching "term:music theater = "musical" staged drama with spoken dialogue and musical numbers. both solo and ensemble songs. dancing. popular in u.s. and britain. midcentury: film musicals"

11 terms
Musical Theatre Vocabulary
Minstrel show
Vaudeville
Repertory
Operetta
performance by a troupe of minstrels, or performers, usually…
popular stage entertainment consisting of many unrelated acts…
a theater in which several different plays/musicals are perfo…
a theatrical production with only sung dialogue
Minstrel show
performance by a troupe of minstrels, or performers, usually…
Vaudeville
popular stage entertainment consisting of many unrelated acts…
27 terms
Musical Theater Quest Review
Performing Arts
Drama
Opera
Rock Opera
Music, Dance, and Drama
a literary composition performed on stage
a performance that is primarily sung
opera with contemporary music
Performing Arts
Music, Dance, and Drama
Drama
a literary composition performed on stage
16 terms
Music For the Stage 1
opera
musical theater
genre
composer
genre term for an Italian language theatrical presentation wi…
a genre label for sung dramatic works usually more commercial…
a category describing the type of musical presentation
person who writes the music
opera
genre term for an Italian language theatrical presentation wi…
musical theater
a genre label for sung dramatic works usually more commercial…
38 terms
Musical Theater Vocabulary
1. Director:
2. Actors:
3. Cast:
4. Center stage:
The Boss - they work with the actors & everyone involved in m…
they act or perform in the character which the director chooses
the actors in a show
the area in the middle of the stage (facing the audience) {#5…
1. Director:
The Boss - they work with the actors & everyone involved in m…
2. Actors:
they act or perform in the character which the director chooses
20 terms
Musical Theater
Musical
Opera
Play
Ballet
Stage production where story includes spoken, singing ,instru…
Stage production in which story is entirely told through song
A stage production includes only spoken dialogue .
A stage production in which story is told through dance
Musical
Stage production where story includes spoken, singing ,instru…
Opera
Stage production in which story is entirely told through song
20 terms
Music for the Stage
Opera
Genre
Composer
Score
Italian-language theatrical presentation with continuous sing…
A category describing the type of musical presentation
The person who writes the music
The written music contributed by a composer
Opera
Italian-language theatrical presentation with continuous sing…
Genre
A category describing the type of musical presentation
8 terms
General Music vocab 2
musical
Libretto/Book
set
opera
a theatrical production with both spoken dialogue and sung di…
the text or story in written format for a musical production
the scenery, furniture used on a stage or in a play
a theatrical production with sung dialogue
musical
a theatrical production with both spoken dialogue and sung di…
Libretto/Book
the text or story in written format for a musical production
18 terms
Musical Theatre Test
Ten O'clock Number
Narrative Song
Principal
Score
A large-scale musical number late in the show
A number that features the tell of a story or description of…
Any main character in a musical
Music of a show
Ten O'clock Number
A large-scale musical number late in the show
Narrative Song
A number that features the tell of a story or description of…
30 terms
Musical Theater
Book
Book musicals
Choreographer
Chorus
(Also called the libretto) is the story, which includes the l…
(Musical comedic plays) have known by various names over the…
the person who creates the dance numbers and coordinates much…
In Greek theater, a character or group that comments on actio…
Book
(Also called the libretto) is the story, which includes the l…
Book musicals
(Musical comedic plays) have known by various names over the…
38 terms
Musical Theatre Unit Study Guide
musical
opera
minstrel shows
vaudeville
the form of theatre combining music, songs, spoken dialogue,…
a type of musical with a dramatic story and songs, but minima…
a popular early and mid-19th century American stage entertain…
a form of stage entertainment from the 1880s-1930s, consistin…
musical
the form of theatre combining music, songs, spoken dialogue,…
opera
a type of musical with a dramatic story and songs, but minima…
10 terms
Musical Theater Vocabulary
Musical Comedy
Opera
Operetta
Libretto
a combination of popular music, dance, and dialogue to tell a…
The oldest form of musical theater still performed, it can be…
Also known as " light opera," they are usually comic and incl…
Also known as " the book," it consists of all the song lyrics…
Musical Comedy
a combination of popular music, dance, and dialogue to tell a…
Opera
The oldest form of musical theater still performed, it can be…
36 terms
Music for the Stages: Chapters 1-3
opera
genre
composer
score
strictly speaking, a genre term for an Italian-language theat…
a category describing the type of musical presentation
the person who writes the music
the written music contributed by a composer
opera
strictly speaking, a genre term for an Italian-language theat…
genre
a category describing the type of musical presentation
27 terms
Musical Theater
The performing arts
Drama
Opera
Rock Opera
Music,drama, dance
a performance that is primarily spoken
a performance that is primarily sung to classic music
Opera with a contemporary flavor in its music
The performing arts
Music,drama, dance
Drama
a performance that is primarily spoken
33 terms
Ch 11 Musical Theater
Opera
Operetta
Musical Play
Concept musicals
oldest form of musical theater where even the conversations a…
the music is lighter than opera and conversation is spoken
form of musical theater characterized by an increased emphasi…
a musical built around a single idea (A Chorus Line, Cats)
Opera
oldest form of musical theater where even the conversations a…
Operetta
the music is lighter than opera and conversation is spoken
31 terms
Musical Theater Facts and Notes
Types of musicals
Parts of musicals
Book
Book Musicals
Opera, Opertta, Comic Opera, Spoof
overture, crossover, underscore, vamp
the story that includes the language of dialogue and is somet…
have been known by various names, ballad operas, musical come…
Types of musicals
Opera, Opertta, Comic Opera, Spoof
Parts of musicals
overture, crossover, underscore, vamp
20 terms
Musical Theater Vocab.
Choreographer
Chorus
Musical
Musical comedy
The person who makes up the shows dances
Singers in a musical other than the principle performers
Dramatic production with dance and song
Musical with comedy
Choreographer
The person who makes up the shows dances
Chorus
Singers in a musical other than the principle performers
26 terms
Theater chapter 17 The musical
Straight Plays
musicals
Opera
Operetta
plays without music
plays with music
drama set entirely to music
has a frivolous, comic theme, some spoken dialogue, a melodra…
Straight Plays
plays without music
musicals
plays with music
111 terms
Music for the Stage Midterm Ch 1-7
Opera
Libretto
chord
genre
genre term for an Italian-language theatrical presentation wi…
poetry of an opera/ spoken dialogue and general plot of music…
group of three or more notes played simultaneously
category describing the type of musical presentation
Opera
genre term for an Italian-language theatrical presentation wi…
Libretto
poetry of an opera/ spoken dialogue and general plot of music…
20 terms
Theater terminology
Monologue
Dialogue
Improv
Downstage
A spoken acting piece performed by only one person
A spoken acting piece done by 2 or more person
A creative, improvised, acting piece that is not already scri…
To move down towards the audience
Monologue
A spoken acting piece performed by only one person
Dialogue
A spoken acting piece done by 2 or more person
41 terms
Chapter 9: Producing the Musical Play
Earliest musicals (2500 years ago)
Europe (Italy, Germany, France) during…
Late 1800s: Spoken dialogue between so…
Early 1900s
Greek dramas
opera
operetta
musical comedy
Earliest musicals (2500 years ago)
Greek dramas
Europe (Italy, Germany, France) during…
opera
25 terms
Musical theater ( lecture )
Musical theater is a Theatre that cont…
What is the story of musical theater t…
Every musical has what three components?
When the book and lyrics are combined,…
Music... Spoken dialogue... Dance
Told through dialogue, music and dance
Music... Lyrics... Book
Libretto
Musical theater is a Theatre that cont…
Music... Spoken dialogue... Dance
What is the story of musical theater t…
Told through dialogue, music and dance
91 terms
Musical Theatre Vocabulary
Acting
Action
Aesthetic Criteria
Aesthetic Qualities
The use of voice, movement, focus, and characterization
Events/incidents within the play/story that move the plot along
Criteria developed about the visual, aural, and oral aspects…
The perceptual aspects, emotional values, and cognitive meani…
Acting
The use of voice, movement, focus, and characterization
Action
Events/incidents within the play/story that move the plot along
30 terms
Musical Theatre Vocabulary
Musical
Script
Dialogue
Plot
A story that is acted out and the characters break into song…
The book that tells the actors what to say, sing and do
The spoken parts of the script
The storyline/what happens in the story
Musical
A story that is acted out and the characters break into song…
Script
The book that tells the actors what to say, sing and do
30 terms
Honors Theater Vocab Review O__O
Ballad
Ballad Opera
Bollywood
Book
A love song
Comic opera that mixed popular songs of the day with spoken d…
A name for the Indian popular film industry
The spoken lines of a dialogue or plot in a musical
Ballad
A love song
Ballad Opera
Comic opera that mixed popular songs of the day with spoken d…
44 terms
Drama #303 Musical Theater
Book Musical
Revue
Concept Musical
Jukebox Musical
Traditional musical with a strong story that drives the music…
A collection of songs, generally with some common element. Ma…
A musical where the message or metaphor is just as, if not mo…
Musical using only songs from an artist of group
Book Musical
Traditional musical with a strong story that drives the music…
Revue
A collection of songs, generally with some common element. Ma…
43 terms
Music of the stage
Opera
Libretto
Chord
Genre
genre term for an Italian language theatrical presentation wi…
poetry of an opera/spoken dialogue & general plot of musical…
group of three or more notes played simultaneously
category describing the type of musical presentation (i.g. Op…
Opera
genre term for an Italian language theatrical presentation wi…
Libretto
poetry of an opera/spoken dialogue & general plot of musical…
117 terms
Theater Everything
Conductor
Composer
score
lyricist
the leader of the orchestra
a person who writes music
a musical accompaniment written specifically for a film
a professional who specializes in writing the words of a song
Conductor
the leader of the orchestra
Composer
a person who writes music
117 terms
Theater EVERYTHING
conductor
composer
score
lyricist
The leader of the Orchestra
A person who writes music
A musical accompaniment written specifically for a film
a professional who specializes in writing the words of a song
conductor
The leader of the Orchestra
composer
A person who writes music
30 terms
Elements of Opera
opera
oratorio
cantata
recitative
musical drama - like a play set to music, with full scenery a…
a sacred choral drama based usually on a story from the Old T…
a secular or sacred choral drama accompanied by a small group…
sung dialogue of an opera, oratorio or cantata
opera
musical drama - like a play set to music, with full scenery a…
oratorio
a sacred choral drama based usually on a story from the Old T…
30 terms
Honors Theater Vocab Review O__O
Ballad
Ballad Opera
Bollywood
Book
A love song
Comic opera that mixed popular songs of the day with spoken d…
A name for the Indian popular film industry
The spoken lines of a dialogue or plot in a musical
Ballad
A love song
Ballad Opera
Comic opera that mixed popular songs of the day with spoken d…
34 terms
TH 141 Chapter 12
two categories of theatre
opera
operetta (light opera)
musical comedy
plays with music and plays without music (straight plays)
a drama that is set entirely to music; all lines are sung, us…
differs from grand opera because it has a frivolous, comic th…
characterized by a light-hearted, fast-moving comic story, wh…
two categories of theatre
plays with music and plays without music (straight plays)
opera
a drama that is set entirely to music; all lines are sung, us…
35 terms
Music For the Stage Ch. 1-3
Opera
Musical Theater
Composer
Orchestra
A theatrical presentation with continuous singing, usually in…
Genre label for dramatic works with music
Writes the music
Ensemble of instrumentalists who play while the singers sing.
Opera
A theatrical presentation with continuous singing, usually in…
Musical Theater
Genre label for dramatic works with music
53 terms
IB Music: Romantic Era
Program Music
Absolute Music
Program Symphony
Symphonic Poem
Instrumental music that expresses a specific story or idea
Music that has no literary or pictorial program
Multimovement programmatic work
One-movement orchestral form that develops a poetic idea, sug…
Program Music
Instrumental music that expresses a specific story or idea
Absolute Music
Music that has no literary or pictorial program
224 terms
hum2
soprano
mezzo soprano
contralto
tenor
The highest voice. Usually the female lead
Often bit lower, with a darker tone then soprano.
Lower than soprano. boy characters that are actually sung by…
The range of operas most famous male singers
soprano
The highest voice. Usually the female lead
mezzo soprano
Often bit lower, with a darker tone then soprano.
27 terms
TH 141 final
2 categories of theatre
OPERA
MUSICAL COMEDY
ROCK MUSICAL
1. With music... 2. Without music
a drama that is set entirely to music; all the lines are sung…
characterized by a light-hearted, fast-moving comic story, wh…
uses rock music from the rock and roll of the 50s to contempo…
2 categories of theatre
1. With music... 2. Without music
OPERA
a drama that is set entirely to music; all the lines are sung…
34 terms
Romantic Era Music History
Romantic: Musical Style
Classical: Musical Style
New Romantic Era Genres
Romantic: Important/Common Genres
Rhythm: flexible, varied, changing... Harmony: chromaticism (sur…
Rhythm: consistent, steady... Harmony: diatonic... Dynamic: crescen…
Instrumental: one-movement symphonic poem; solo piano works... V…
...
Romantic: Musical Style
Rhythm: flexible, varied, changing... Harmony: chromaticism (sur…
Classical: Musical Style
Rhythm: consistent, steady... Harmony: diatonic... Dynamic: crescen…
13 terms
Music
Absolute music
Symphonic Poem
Concerto
Recitative
Music that is free form extramusical association, relying on…
Orchestral composition based on extra musical subjects
Composition, usually in three movements, for a solo instrumen…
Type of vocal music between singing and speaking, used in dia…
Absolute music
Music that is free form extramusical association, relying on…
Symphonic Poem
Orchestral composition based on extra musical subjects
24 terms
Musical Theatre
The Performing Arts
Drama
Opera
Rock Opera
music, dance, and drama
A performance that is primarily spoken
A performance that is primarily sung to classical music
opera with a contemporary flavor in its music
The Performing Arts
music, dance, and drama
Drama
A performance that is primarily spoken
43 terms
Music all
Broadway musical
Dialogue
Lyrics
Librettist
A Drammatic stage form that combines the art of acting and si…
The spoken lines of a play or musical show
The words of a song
The person who writes the text for a musical also known as th…
Broadway musical
A Drammatic stage form that combines the art of acting and si…
Dialogue
The spoken lines of a play or musical show
30 terms
Theater Musical
Musical Comedy
Musical Play
Opera
Operetta
a form of musical theatre that has a lot of singing and littl…
a form of musical theatre that the emphasis is on real people…
The oldest form of m.t. in which all the lyrics are sung usua…
a form of m.t. which all the music is lighter than opera and…
Musical Comedy
a form of musical theatre that has a lot of singing and littl…
Musical Play
a form of musical theatre that the emphasis is on real people…
43 terms
Musical and film music
Musicals
Broadway
Two
AABA
A form of theater combining music, songs, spoken dialogue, an…
What is the street most famous in New York for its theaters
Musicals are divided into how man acts?
In what form are most songs in musicals
Musicals
A form of theater combining music, songs, spoken dialogue, an…
Broadway
What is the street most famous in New York for its theaters
30 terms
Music Theatre
Opera
Operetta
Musical Comedy
Book Musical
The oldest form of musical theater where even the conversatio…
The music is lighter than opera and conversation is spoken.
A musical with a light romantic story.
A musical where songs and dances are fully integrated into a…
Opera
The oldest form of musical theater where even the conversatio…
Operetta
The music is lighter than opera and conversation is spoken.
18 terms
Theatre Test - Matching terms
Ten O'clock Number
Narrative Song
Principal
Score
A large-scale musical number late in the show
A number that features the tell of a story or description of…
Any main character in a musical
Music of a show
Ten O'clock Number
A large-scale musical number late in the show
Narrative Song
A number that features the tell of a story or description of…
20 terms
Chapter 44,45,46,47
chapter 44 key points
bel canto
chapter 45 key points
music dramas
Romantic opera developed distinct national styles in Italy, G…
"Beautiful singing"; elegant Italian vocal style characterize…
In Germany, the genre Singspiel (light, comic drama with spok…
Wagner's term for his operas.
chapter 44 key points
Romantic opera developed distinct national styles in Italy, G…
bel canto
"Beautiful singing"; elegant Italian vocal style characterize…
110 terms
Musical Theater
Minstrel
"The greatest contribution America has…
First minstrel/
Play
Black or white troupes played banjos and tambourines, sang, d…
Quote by Debbie Allen
"The Black Crook"
A play or stage play is a form of literature written by a pla…
Minstrel
Black or white troupes played banjos and tambourines, sang, d…
"The greatest contribution America has…
Quote by Debbie Allen
27 terms
Theatre Final - pt 3
The Performing Arts
Drama
Opera
Rock Opera
Music, Dance, and Acting
A performance that is primarily spoken
A performance that is primarily sung to classical music
Opera with contemporary music involved in it
The Performing Arts
Music, Dance, and Acting
Drama
A performance that is primarily spoken
28 terms
Music Final
vocal music
communicate/communication
The three types of musical communication
Information
music with lyrics or words
a message from performer to listener. There are three types o…
Information, Emotion, and Action
details that might be immpossible to communicate through the…
vocal music
music with lyrics or words
communicate/communication
a message from performer to listener. There are three types o…
45 terms
Musical Theatre Appreciation Midterm
The Beggars Opera
Recitative
Opera Seria
Ballad Opera
John Gay, 1728, London
An accompanied solo song that imitates the Rhythms and accent…
Italian, serious style of Italian Opera, most of 1700's
John Gay, first ballad opera ever, mid 1700's, mainstream fol…
The Beggars Opera
John Gay, 1728, London
Recitative
An accompanied solo song that imitates the Rhythms and accent…
22 terms
Music Theory 3/19/15
england
scandinavia
russia
spain
elgar, ralph vaughan williams
grieg, jean sibelius
alexander borodin, modest musorgsky, korsakov, tchaikovsky
Isaac Albeniz, Manuel de Falla
england
elgar, ralph vaughan williams
scandinavia
grieg, jean sibelius
17 terms
BAROQUE MUSIC
Opera
recitative
libretto
concerto grosso
Staged drama sung to the accompaniment of an orchestra, which…
form of musically heightened speech midway between spoken dia…
story of the opera
instrumental musical form consisting of three parts, or movem…
Opera
Staged drama sung to the accompaniment of an orchestra, which…
recitative
form of musically heightened speech midway between spoken dia…
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