In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(platform)tablado masculinemasculine escenarioto go on stage — salir a escena / al escenario
- to hold the stage — cautivar al público
- an important figure on the world/international stage — una importante figura de la escena mundial/internacional
- to set the stage for sth — crear el marco para algo
- before noun stage costumes — vestuario
- stage designer
- stage director — directora de escena
- stage effects — efectos escénicos
- stage lighting — iluminación escénica
- stage set — decorado
- stage show — función teatral
- A properly trained voice is an asset to any actor, especially to those who perform on stage.
- Dozens of musicians, singers, dancers and actors performed on two stages in the park, while stalls of food, arts and crafts were set up to tempt passers-by.
- An actor gets on stage and performs and you have a moment of true inspiration.
- He says he has always loved singing, and discovered his talent when he performed on stage during a family holiday in Turkey.
- Contrary to popular belief, Houdini is not thought to have died on stage while performing his Water Torture Cell escape.
- One can perform on stage after six months and make a living with the art.
- The best thing about my job is performing on stage - it is the ultimate buzz and I wish that everyone could experience it.
- Thereafter, it was only a question of arranging funds and training the children to perform on stage.
- Each year of the music week the best of talent come on stage to perform, and some greats of Irish music always show up.
- It is a brilliant feeling to get up on stage and perform in front of thousands of people.
- Later, she was heard asking everyone to explain where she went wrong while performing on stage.
- Ms Carey will perform the stunt on stage at the Hull New Theatre during the run, from tonight until Saturday.
- Wherever and whenever you have an opportunity to get on stage and perform, take it.
- Astrella Celeste has been performing on stage with her father from a young age and in her own right.
- He was a classical singer and even when it was not customary for people of the cloth to perform on stage, he did so with aplomb.
- When he is not performing on stage, Paul is busy working with the students of Carlow Stage School.
- Behind the stage there was a passageway, and halfway down it a door leading under the stage to the orchestra pit.
- Such is his size that he performs on stage seated on a specially constructed giant frame.
- Just me on stage performing tricks and illusions and talking about them, their history and a little bit about how they work.
- He said he could not say whether he preferred teaching or performing on stage.
1.2(medium)the stage — el teatro
- he doesn't write exclusively for the stage — no escribe solo obras de teatro
- his ambition was to appear on the London stage — su ambición era actuar en los escenarios londinenses
- before noun stage adaptation — adaptación teatral / para la escena
1.3(profession)(actress) de teatrothe stage — el teatro
- to go on the stage — hacerse actor/actriz
- to leave the stage — dejar el teatro
2(in development, activity)fase feminineetapa femininethe project is in its final stage(s) — el proyecto está en su última fase / etapa
- the various stages of development of the fetus — las distintas etapas del desarrollo embrionario
- the early/late stages of pregnancy — los primeros/últimos meses del embarazo
- at a later stage — más adelante
- at this late stage, there is little we can do — a estas alturas, poco es lo que podemos hacer
- we'll need to discuss this at some stage — en algún momento vamos a tener que hablar de esto
- at this stage in the game — a esta altura del partido
- I'd reached the stage where I didn't care any more — había llegado a un punto en que ya no me importaba
- by this stage, we were all exhausted — a esas alturas, ya estábamos todos agotados
- it's just a stage she's going through — no es más que una etapa que está atravesando
- to do sth in stages — hacer algo por etapas
- French grammar in / by stages — la gramática francesa paso a paso
3(of rocket)fase femininea three-stage rocket — un cohete de tres fases
2(carry out, hold)(event/festival) organizar(event/festival) montar(strike/demonstration) hacer(attack) llevar a cabo(attack) perpetrar(coup) darthe team staged a dramatic recovery — el equipo se rehabilitó de forma espectacular
- she staged a comeback five years later — hizo su reaparición cinco años más tarde
3(engineer, arrange)arreglarorquestarthe interview was obviously staged — la entrevista fue obviamente arreglada / orquestada
4Theatre(play) poner en escena(play) representar
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