Definition of choral speaking in US English:

choral speaking


  • The recitation of poetry or prose by a chorus or ensemble.

    • ‘In the group entries (play, mime and choral speaking) Shane was representing the Finnegan School of Speech and Drama.’
    • ‘What does remain is the use of techniques such as choral speaking and ‘controlled randomness.’’
    • ‘The two actors had great chemistry together, and the choral speaking gave tremendous enthusiasm to the text.’
    • ‘They do Ncontera, which is choral speaking, to get messages of safe sex, HIV and Aids across.’
    • ‘Another powerful dramatic form that can be used effectively in the church is choral reading or choral speaking.’