audition audition  /ɑ ˈdɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a test of the suitability of a performer
  2. (v) perform in order to get a role
  3. (n) the ability to hear; the auditory faculty

Usage(s):

  1. When I met Shonda Rhimes at my audition for Grey's Anatomy in 2004, I thought, whether or not these people like my work, at least she's going to get me.
  2. The answer is that the people can make their own stars nono auditions, no promotions.
  3. Efron was living at home, having his mom drive him to auditions about twice a month in Los Angeles, where they would sleep on a cousin's couch.

News

  1. Rugby-Lions audition again against beefed up 'Tahs

    By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY, June 13 (Reuters) - British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland has given his team everything to play for against a belatedly beefed up New South Wales Waratahs on Saturday, having extended the audition process for his test team to a fifth tour match. With just a week to go before they get down to the business end of tour with the first test against the Wallabies in ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Army Wives actor to host audition class

    With the recent passing of the new film incentive bill, Army Wives actor Terry Serpico says the need for local actors is increasing. To make sure Charleston is able to meet that demand, he’ll soon be offering an actor’s audition class. more…
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Charleston City Paper

  3. InfiniteSkills' "Learning Adobe Audition CC Tutorial" Builds Foundation for Audio Editing and Production

    InfiniteSkills Inc. releases "Learning Adobe Audition CC Tutorial," a 13 hour training course designed to teach beginning and experienced users how to use essential Adobe Audition CC features to produce and edit quality audio. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10814872.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "To all the Top Model hopefuls who were affected by the New York casting, we are doing everything we can to make sure that ALL the girls who weren't seen, get an opportunity to audition -- we'll update you on our plans very soon," Banks said in...
    on Mar 17, 2009 By: Tyra Banks Source: FOXNews

  2. "The first part of it is going into a room (for an audition) and trying to quell this stigma that people have about Asians only doing certain kinds of roles and Asians only being looked at a certain way," Quigley said. "You run into these...
    on Oct 14, 2008 By: Maggie Q Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Right off the bat, we had a connection. I think everybody could see it," Hudgens said. "When we had our audition, they paired us together. And he was adorable. I mean, he wasn't the guy that he is today. Like, he had a gap in his teeth. He...
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Vanessa Hudgens Source: CNN (blog)

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