In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(practice, repetition)ensayo masculinethis play needs a lot of rehearsal — esta obra hay que ensayarla mucho / necesita mucho ensayo
- to put a production into rehearsal — empezar los ensayos de una producción
- So I set up three or four weeks of solid rehearsals, different scenes every night.
- One of its latest initiatives to take theatre close to the masses is opening up rehearsals to the public.
- We are allowing you to miss the first hour of any of the full orchestra rehearsals if need be.
- Her work is entirely voluntary and includes weekly rehearsals for two youth orchestras.
- She is in the second week of rehearsals for her latest production.
- It is free for University members to watch both the rehearsals and the performance.
- All the hard work and dedication to rehearsals came to fruition when the panto opened in January.
- Currently rehearsals are ongoing for the upcoming Pantomime to be staged in early December.
- They had followed Laura for a day, in class and rehearsals, getting ready and then appearing in performance.
- The actors meet and put themselves through months of improvisation and rehearsals before a scene is filmed.
- And from the start of the third term, rehearsals for the end of year show move into full swing.
- For the bigger shows, there were often two or three days of rehearsals, to get the coordination right.
- I talked to Boyd, during rehearsals, about the thinking behind the production.
- Clubs that are taking part in the upcoming drama competition are busy in rehearsals at the moment.
- The group is very busy with rehearsals and making props for the show, and rehearsing three nights a week.
- They'll have to endure five gruelling rehearsals to learn how to sing, wave and dance in exactly the correct way.
- Some songs developed from rehearsals or demos, but this was nothing new for the band.
- At other times, the men came together only for sounds checks, rehearsals and a performance.
- I hope to begin rehearsals again by the end of the year and book a tour for next year.
- They are now in rehearsals for a full length play to enter at drama festivals and other venues.
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