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A light opera genre popular in nineteenth century England and Austria
Meter in which the number of grouped pulses changes instead of remaining constant
Irish dance-based production featuring a musical score by Bill Whelan.
The Three Tenors
Stage show from 1990 that featured the voices of Domingo, Carreras, and Pavarotti.
Stage show featuring Irish, Scottish, and English songs and fiddling performed by an all-female cast.
The operatic vocal style developed to emphasize volume and tone.
Which of the following statements is true?
Musicals always include spoken dialogue.
Which of the following statements is not true?
Which type of musical theatre employs a class of male actors called “onagata” who play all roles, including female characters.
In which type of musical theatre do the costumes communicate a character’s relative importance?
The music is atmospheric, setting the appropriate mood for each scene rather than serving as a plot-advancing device.
Which of the following statements concerning the music of Cirque du Soleil and Blue Man Group is true?
Any traditional art form representative of, and shared by, a certain people or culture.
One of the creators of Cirque du Soleil.
Blue Man Group
Innovative stage troupe presenting a modern version of vaudeville accompanied by music.
Female voice whose pitch range lies between an alto and a soprano.
West Side Story
Which of the following musicals was based on Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet?