What is tryout?

  • (noun): A test of the suitability of a performer.
    Synonyms: audition
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Some articles on tryout, tryouts:

Eric Beaudoin - Playing Career
... Newcastle Vipers, but was released from his contract for a one-month tryout with Jokerit in the Finnish SM-liiga ... When he was not signed on after the tryout, Beaudoin agreed to a subsequent two-game tryout with HPK that also did not lead to a contract ...
John Candelaria - Career
... One veteran Dodger scout who witnessed 15-year-old Candelaria at a tryout called him the best he had ever seen ... The tryout catcher had to be replaced with a major league catcher for fear of injuring the stand-in ... sign with the Dodgers before he appeared at a later tryout wearing a shirt that featured a marijuana leaf with the caption "try some, you'll like it." The Dodger executives at ...
John Smith (American Football) - Early Years
... In 1973, Smith was given a tryout the 1973 Pro Football Hall of Fame Game was the first American football game he had ever seen, let alone took part ... Rohan brought Smith to a Jets' tryout which eventually became a Boston Pats tryout and a contract with the Patriots ...
Lion's Den (mixed Martial Arts) - Tryouts
... fighters for war," Shamrock said when discussing the tryout ... be financially backed by Shamrock, so Shamrock made the tryout very difficult to ensure the fighter was totally committed to becoming a professional fighter ... The Lion's Den tryouts have even been criticised by some for their level of brutality ...
Tryout (theatre)
... Tryout is staging a legitimate theatre performance at an off-site venue for evaluation and possible revision before going to Broadway or the West End ... example of a theatre specializing in such tryouts in Broadway ... Popular tryout locations A tryout can also be the final rehearsal of a theatrical performance or the showing of a motion picture to a test audience and/or the press, preceding the premiere ...

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