Warm-Up


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Warm-Up

An act or skit before the recording of a television or radio show to make the audience comfortable and to make it more likely to respond well to the television or radio show as it is being recorded. A warm-up usually involves one or more persons from the show telling jokes, answering questions and explaining how the production works. Warm-ups are intended to make the live audience more responsive, which in turn makes the television or radio audience more responsive. This helps marketing because it helps increase the number of viewers or listeners, which allows the show to charge more for advertising.
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Develop new warm-ups for specific repertoire, presenting these as part of the general warm-up sequence.
TIME + ACTIVITY 40 seconds PA announces batter and begins to play walk-up music 30 seconds Pitcher throws final warm-up pitch 25 seconds Batter's walk up music ends 20-5 seconds Batter enters the batter's box 20-0 seconds Pitcher begins motion to deliver pitch + Time remaining on commercial countdown clock
IAIN WARDLAW insists Scotland can't afford to think about their Cricket World Cup opener against New Zealand until the warm-ups are over.
Everton's issues are mental tiredness but these warm-ups may not help.
Warm-ups are just that, it's about getting people right for the series.
People are mistaken if they see me playing with the ball before warm-ups and think I'm showing off.
Some teachers who use an overhead to list the day's agenda and homework include the warm-up activities as well.
Stretching the neck muscles should be a routine part of all team warm-ups before major contact drills.
Here are some warm-ups you can do before you start exercising:
In 1991, Unique Sports Generation's reversible warm-ups entered their first store, Rochester Big and Tall.
Two Canadian psychologists offer some advice to ambitious gymnasts: In athletic meets, perform your warm-ups as flawlessly as possible to avoid taking a scoring tumble in actual competition.
Last night a source close to D'Arcy, inset, said: "He will be ready for the final warm-up game.