Theatrical performance refers to a variety of performances that are composed and adapted to be played in the theatre. Therefore, musical theatre combines all the forms of performances and is performed in the theatre. Songs, spoken dialogue, acting and dancing are the kind of performance that is involved. By that, the message and story of the performance is passed to the audience. Depending on the message and content of the performance, the audience are entertained and thrilled Therefore there are a number of reasons that we as human beings make as to perform. To begin with is the aspect of entertainment. The audience is entertained and moved from the real world to the fantasy world through the help of theatrical performance.
The story of what really happened, what we think happened, what we think might happen and what we want it to happen is told. This enables us to fully understand what happened and appreciate the art as a whole. Besides appreciation, we can showcase our talents as human beings. By that, we do showcase our talents for reasons best known to us. Some will show their talent for money. The reason why others showcase their talents is because they are good at it. Others will teach and learn from their audience.
Through theatre, we can express ourselves. We can appreciate or learn from the mistakes that we did since we can express the feelings of what we think on a particular subject matter. We are also able to criticize whether we are wrong or right.
Theatrical performance is a form of preserving the history of a particular culture. Where we came from determines our destination hence it is not advisable to forget. Preserving the culture enables as to pass the information from one generation to another.
With the help of theatrical performance we can empower ourselves. The empowerment is either individually or as a wholly. The kind of message that we deliver to our target audience might enable them to protect the endangered species or being. With the help of theatrical performance, we can educate the target audience on the relevant matters and concerns. By education, the message passed to the target audience can be used to educate on the topic of discussion. This enables full understanding of the topic, therefore, new ideas can be generated depending on the goal.
Theatrical performance majorly contains creativity. This enables the performer to do his or her best and create the performance that will surely reach his or her goal. Through creativity, the performer is empowered, and the audience is entertained at large.