command performance


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command performance

n
(Theatre) a performance of a play, opera, etc, at the request of a ruler or of royalty
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Reviving three performances of Command Performance, a much-beloved radio program broadcast from 1942-49 to the Armed Forces Radio Network, this concert proved a fitting addition to the Oregon Festival of American Music.
qSupply 49 pcs command performance cars in the basic needs for fire and rescue service, intended for the performance of official duties.
Murray, who admitted to a case of weekend nerves, spent just over two hours in a command performance on Centre court, fulfilling his role of the champion beginning the fortnight of play, dpa reported.
Shaikh Daij affirmed the importance of such exercises in upgrading the command performance and combat competence of the affiliates of the Bahrain Defence Force (BDF), praising the advanced level of the training and the coordination between the participants.
The choir's allexpenses paid March 1 trip is their latest Royal Command performance having appeared in front of Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II since their formation in 1883.
London, May 10 ( ANI ): Sir Paul McCartney's former spokesman Geoff Baker has revealed that the singer once gave a unique royal command performance for a very exclusive audience made up of Diana, Princess of Wales and her two sons.
The Argentine wizard followed his five-goal haul against Leverkusen with another command performance as Barca stayed 10 points behind leaders Real Madrid with a 2-0 win on the road.
The current tour - Count Arthur Strong's Command Performance - is an exhausting 30-plus dates, but nothing more than Arthur can handle.
He also directed twice on Broadway (The Square: Root of Wonderful and The Glass Menagerie, the latter which gave a command performance at the White House) and in the 1970s earned five Jeff Awards for productions he helmed in Chicago.
Hopefully we will be treated to another command performance.
The pair toured theatres in the UK in 1947 and starred in a Royal Command Performance at the London Palladium.
Borough mayor Bill Sheppard is hosting his fundraising Civic Command Performance at Bedworth Civic Hall on Wednesday.

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