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Last name of the actor who played the dual role of Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson during the off and on-Broadway tours of "Hamilton" DIGGS
The name of the micro-sized computer contained in a pill taken by many characters in "Be More Chill" SQUIP
This musical was nominated for 9 awards at the 71st Tony Awards, and won 6, including Best Musical, Best Score, Best Actor in a Musical, and Best Featured Actress in a Musical DEAREVANHANSEN
The second-longest running musical in the world, based on an 1862 novel of the same name LESMISÉRABLES
This musical sparked outrage in 2018 when it was nominated for 12 Tony Awards, but won none MEANGIRLS
The main character of critically-acclaimed musical "In the Heights" USNAVI
The name of Veronica Sawyer's high school in both the film and musical adaption of "Heathers" WESTERBURG
This musical received near unanimous favourable reviews, except for the unsuspecting parents who took their children to this deceptively innocent-looking, adult-oriented show featuring a cast primarily composed of puppets AVENUEQ
Name of the main character of "School of Rock," who works to form a band of fifth-grade students in order to win the school's upcoming Battle of the Bands DEWEYFINN
Name of the actor who played both Justin Laboy in the musical "21 Chump Street's" 2014 premiere, as well as the dual role of John Laurens and Phillip Hamilton in "Hamilton" ANTHONYRAMOS
The musical-comedy written by Trey Parker and Matt Stone (the creators of "South Park," as well as Robert Lopez, who co-wrote music for "Avenue Q" THEBOOKOFMORMON
The last name of the "leader" of the Heathers in the musical "Heathers" CHANDLER
Total number of songs in the fifteen-minute musical "21 Chump Street" written by Lin-Manuel Miranda FIVE
Jeremy Heere is the main character of this musical based on a 2004 novel of the same name BEMORECHILL
The closing song of the 2017 "Mean Girls" musical ISEESTARS
The role played by actress Phillipa Soo in the off and on-Broadway productions of "Hamilton" ELIZA
The name of the opening song of Act 2 of "Be More Chill," which introduces character Jake Dillinger's insane holiday-themed party HALLOWEEN
The name of the puppet main character of "Avenue Q" PRINCETON
The name of character Fantine's illegitimate child in both the book and musical "Les Misérables" COSETTE
The first name of Evan's mother in the musical "Dear Evan Hansen" HEIDI
The country where main character Elder Kevin Price and his partner Elder Arnold Cunningham are sent to in the musical "The Book of Mormon" UGANDA
The earliest draft of this musical was written by Lin-Manuel Miranda in 1999, during his sophomore year in college, and features a cast of primarily Hispanic-American characters INTHEHEIGHTS
The fake first name used by the under-cover cop in "21 Chump Street" NAOMI
The name of the band that character Dewey Finn is kicked out of in "School of Rock" NOVACANCY
The number of reprises of the song "Waving Through a Window" in the musical "Dear Evan Hansen" (no reprise(s) were featured in the Original Broadway Cast Recording TWO

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Musical Theater Crossword

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A Broadway actor who starred as Jack Kelly in Newsies and Clyde Barrow in Bonnie & Clyde Jeremy Jordan
Musical about the childrens strike for rights in 1899 Newsies
High heels that most women wear in theater Character Shoes
a classic Disney movie-turned-musical about a common boy who finds love with a princess Aladdin
A series of dance steps put together to music choreography
a ground-breaking musical that won a tony for best musical, involves rap hamilton
show about highschool gone wrong - has three main characters with the same name Heathers
a female preformer actress
the person who keeps the whole show running from behind the scenes production manager
actress who is known for her roles in Cinderella, Bonnie & Clyde, Bandstand, Anything Goes, and many more Laura Osnes

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Musical Theatre Terminology Crossword

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Performed without preparation Ad Lib
musical in which the basic story is taken from another source such as a book, an opera or a play without music Adaption
Planning the moving on the stage throughout the show, usually referring to non-musical sections Blocking
The "theatre" section of New York City Broadway
The actors, actresses, dancers, and singers who perform in a musical Cast
Stage dancing, or organized movement Choreography
The person who creates the Dance Moves Choreographer
The person who writes the music for a show Composer
The appearance of the cast following a performance of a musical or play, in groups or individually Curtain Call
The main person in charge of the action on the stage, he/she instructs the cast and crew Director
the closing musical number in a show. It usually includes the entire cast Finale
The book, script, or dialogue of a play. Libretto
The person who writes the words for the songs in the show Lyricist
Comedy A theatrical production, typically of a sentimental or humorous nature that consists of musical numbers and dialogue based upon a unifying theme Musical Comedy
A musical, theatrical production that has no spoken dialogue. The entire story is told in song Opera
A selection (introduction) played by the orchestra at the beginning of a musical, consisting of short sections of the songs to be performed in the show Overture
The person or organization financing and supervising the making and public presentation of a play Producer
The person or organization financing and supervising the making and public presentation of a play Plot
The "repeat" of a song already heard in the musical. It is usually shorter than the original, and often sung by a different character Reprise
Backdrops, furniture, and other large structures and properties used on the stage to provide atmosphere Set
Once a year, this is given to plays and musicals in a ceremony honoring excellence in the theatre Tony Award
The main plan of story Plot

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Theatre Vocabulary Crossword

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A long section of speech where just one person is speaking, commonly used in auditions Monologue
A type of audition where an actor/actress is given the script right before the audition, and is given a few minutes to prepare Coldread
Often used in auditions, where an actor/actress is given a prompt and they act out a scene, making it up as they go along Improv
Giving actors/actresses their roles in a production Casting
The team of actors and actresses preforming in a production Cast
Anyone whohelps with the production that is not preforming Crew
a prestigious award given to professional plays, similar to the Grammys or an Oscar Tony Award
A booklet that contains actor's/actresses' lines and actions as well as stage and set notes Script
An author who has written plays/musicals Playwrite
Named after a street in New York City, this is a league of professional productions Broadway
A break that is approximately in the middle of the show that lasts anywhere from 5-20 minutes Intermission
A nickname for where the orchestra plays Pit
A piece of the stage that extends over the pit Apron
An item for the actors/actresses to interact with on stage Prop
To specify where performers should stand, move, and act while speaking their lines Block
The first song that is played, it is all instrumental and includes melodies from later songs Overture
The line before your line Cue
To block out a dance, or complicated action sequence (ex. swoardfight) Choreograph
Right or left according to the preformer's position while facing the audience, UP STAGE is away from the audience and DOWN STAGE is towards them STAGEDirections

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Modern Theatre Word Search

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Rent
Jersey Boys
Cats
Wicked
Miss Saigon
Dear Evan Hansen
War Horse
Hamilton
actor
backstage
center stage
conflict
director
fourth wall
objective
pantomime
playwright
rehearsal
stage right
technical theatre
upstage
tragedy
tableau
stage left
scene
props
play
monologue
improvisation
dress rehearsal
diction
comedy
cast
audition
act
audience
blocking
characterization
cue
down stage
house
interpretation
performance
plot
role
stage crew
stage manager
theme
projection

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A MUSICAL CROSSWORD!

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The main character in 2014 'The Heathers' Veronica
which musical are The Schuyler Sisters from Hamilton
Finish the song lyric 'waving through a ___' Window
finish the song lyric 'Let's save the _____ children' pitiful
who is Jeremy's longtime friend in the 2015 play 'Be More Chill' Michael
'Defying Gravity' is a song from which musical Wicked
what is the main protagonists name in 'Mamma Mia' Sophie
who is the director of 'The Phantom of the Opera' Joel Schumacher
Tracy Turnblad is the protagonist in what Musical Hairspray
What musical contains puppets and puppeteers as the characters Avenue Q
Dear Evan ______ Hansen
'Joseph and the amazing _____ Dreamcoat' Technicolor
'Tomorrow' is a song featured in what musical Annie
Which musical contains a giant plant as the villain Little Shop of Horrors

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Drama terms Crossword

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The name of a frozen picture in Drama. Tableau
The act of performing without a script. Improvisation
Performers who often work with balloons and red noses. Clowns
Another term for dancing in theatre. Choreography
The person who makes decisions for actors in a play. Director
William ___________________ is a famous playwright. Shakespeare
A small section of a play or act is called a _______________. Scene
Performers with painted white faces. Mime
The name of St. Peter's musical. High School Musical
The theatre where St. Peter's musical is being performed. Showplace
The entire furniture and structures on stage. Set
The name of a place you buy tickets for a production Box Office
A play with a sad ending. Tragedy
A play that is extremely funny Comedy
The award given in Hollywood. (think of a man's name) Oscar
An entire group of actors in a specific play. Cast
An award given in New York for an actor in a musical. Tony
In order for the audience to see actors ___________ is required. Lighting
Actors often wear these so they can be heard. Microphones
Lines or conversation in a play. Dialogue
Another theatre in Peterborough other than Showplace. Market Hall
A person in a play who talks to the audience. Narrator

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Broadway Musicals Word Search

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A Chorus Line
Aladdin
Annie
Be More Chill
Beauty and the Beast
Bye Bye Birdie
Cats
Chicago
Dear Evan Hansen
Frozen
Grease
Gypsy
Hairspray
Hamilton
Heathers
In the Heights
Kinky Boots
Legally Blonde
Les Miserables
Mary Poppins
Newsies
Oklahoma
On Your Feet
Phantom of the Opera
Rent
School of Rock
Shrek: The Musical
Something Rotten
South Pacific
Spongebob
The Book of Mormon
The Great Comet
The Lion King
The Sound of Music
Waitress
West Side Story
Wicked

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Theatre Vocabulary Crossword

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theatre union AEA
person who helps find jobs for actors agent
part of the stage that extends past the proscenium arch apron
switching all lights off at once blackout
actor movement on stage, usually assigned by director blocking
a write-up that usually includes a synopsis of the project and descriptions of the characters/roles in the script breakdown
area of NYC known for its prestigious theatre performances broadway
a show that goes from Broadway to traveling and performing around the country broadway national tour
time at which a performer is expected to be at the theater call time
person who finds and auditions actors to fill roles casting director
person who creates and teaches dances choreographer
performance designed to make a sale, profit commercial
clothing worn for a performance costume
writer who reviews performances critic
conversation between characters dialogue
person who oversees and puts together the production of a play or musical director
rehearsal in which all elements of a show are performed, including costumes dress rehearsal
curtain that is lowered to the stage, often serving as background scenery drop
a group of actors, singers, and/or dancers who perform together on stage ensemble
appointment when actor tries on costume to see if it will work for performance fitting
a system that enables stage crew to hoist components such as curtains, lights, scenery, stage effects and, sometimes, people fly
the movement of any body part to help communicate an idea or an emotion gesture
actor's "waiting room", used before or after a performance or while not onstage during the show green room
actor's picture, used for auditions headshot
words your character says, make sure you learn them! lines
a speech presented by a single character, most often to express their mental thoughts aloud, though sometimes also to directly address another character or the audience monologue
teaches and oversees music for a show music director
a form of theatrical performance that combines songs, spoken dialogue, acting, and dance musical
the "Big Apple", location of Broadway New York City
theatre performance that does not employ Equity actors nonunion
acting with unnecessary exaggeration overacting
a space at the front of a theater for the orchestra pit
phrase called out when it's time to get to your starting position for the show, always say "thank you ______" places
written by a playwright, performed by actors play
author of a play playwright
a lead actor or role principal
objects used onstage by actors during a performance or rehearsal props
a professional theatre outside New York City regional theater
a practice for a show rehearsal
written text given to each actor, usually on the first day of rehearsal script
performance in which actors have the opportunity to display talents and/or skills learned showcase
instrument which projects a bright beam of light onto the stage spotlight
person responsible for the technical details of a theatrical production, takes full responsibility for the stage during a performance stage manager
the process of tearing down the set, cleaning up, and putting things away on the final night of performances strike
a member of the company who understudies several chorus and/or dancing roles swing
a building where plays are performed theater
actor assigned to learn the part and fill in should the regular actor fall ill or otherwise be unable to perform the role understudy
area directly offstage that hides actors and scenery wing
not performing full out, should not be done unless specified by director/choreographer mark
engaging in and responding to what is currently happening in the scene in the moment

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Hamilton crossword

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What is the name of alexanders wife Eliza
What is Hamilton to washington Right hand man
Where is Alexander from Caribbean
What does Eliza erase herself from narrative
What is it nice to have on your side Washington
What does Alexander dress as according to jefferson Fake royalty
Who wrote the musical "Hamilton" Lin-Manuel Miranda
Who plays both Philip Hamilton and john laurence Anthony Ramos
Finish the lyric " pick a place to die where it's high and _____" Dry
What do the guys call Alexander in the story of tonight reprise Tomcat
What is the fist date in the musical mentioned Seventeen-seventy six
Who is burr's wife Theodosia
How do you account for Hamilton's rise to the top? He was _________ Nonstop
What time was Hamilton and burr's duel held Dawn

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2016 Pop Culture Review Crossword

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The original author of the song "Hallelujah" who died this year. (2 wrds) Leonardcohen
Hulk Hogan filed a lawsuit against _________.com and won, forcing the website famous for celebrity gossip to file bankruptcy. Gawker
Zoo located in this city had to put down gorilla Harambe when a little boy fell in his pen. Cincinnati
Remake of the 1984 classic but with a female cast. Ghostbusters
Another installment in this children's book and film series this year about beasts and where to find them... (2 wrds) Harrypotter
Broadway musical made headlines after cast challenges audience member Pence. Hamilton
Marvell's first R-rated film. Deadpool
UK says "cheerio" to Europe. Brexit
Children everywhere finally take to the outdoors... with their phones (2 wrds) Pokemongo
Virus we should still be concerned about. Zika

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