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Improvisation
— the act of inventing music, the words in a play, a statement, etc. while you are playing or speaking, instead of planning it in advance; something that is invented in this way
Barrier
— a problem, rule or situation that prevents somebody from doing something, or that makes something impossible
Shyness
— the feeling of being nervous or embarrassed about meeting and speaking to other people
Deep breath
— to take a lot of air into the lungs
Mindfulness
— a mental state achieved by concentrating on the present moment, while calmly accepting the feelings and thoughts that come to you, used as a technique to help you relax
Respond
— to do something as a reaction to something that somebody has said or done
Speak up
— to speak in a louder voice so that people can hear you
Spontaneously
— in a way that is not planned but done because you suddenly want to do it
Performance
— the act of performing a play, concert or some other form of entertainment
Character
- a person or an animal in a book, play or film
Incorporate
- to include something so that it forms a part of something
Beat -
to defeat somebody in a game or competition
Audience
- the group of people who have gathered to watch or listen to something (a play, concert, somebody speaking, etc.)
Tool
- a thing that helps you to do your job or to achieve something
Set
- a place where a play is performed or part of a film is filmed
Audition
- a short performance given by an actor, a singer, etc., so that somebody can decide whether they are suitable to act in a play, sing in a concert, etc.



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improvisation
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barrier
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shyness
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mindfulness
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respond
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spontaneously
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performance
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speak up
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Definition of
tae a deep breath
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Definition of
character noun
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incorporate verb
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beat verb
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audience noun
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tool noun
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set noun
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audition noun
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