Perform for multiple takes


Perform the same scene several times in a row independently from the plot until the shot is deemed satisfactory.

Alternative labels

performing for multiple takes
act for multiple takes
recite for multiple takes
interpret for multiple takes

Skill type


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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Perform for multiple takes is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Extra: Extras perform actions in the background or in crowds during filming. They do not contribute to the plot directly but they are important to create a certain atmosphere.
Voice-over artist: Voice-over artists perform the dialogues of animated television or movie characters. They empathise with their characters and make them come alive with their voice.

Optional skill

Perform for multiple takes is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Actor/actress: Actors/actresses play roles and parts on live stage performances, TV, radio, video, motion picture productions, or other settings for entertainment or instruction. They use body language (gestures and dancing) and voice (speech and singing) in order to present the character or story according to the script, following the guidelines of a director.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022