Cue

Cue or CUE may refer to:

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Event markers

  • Sensory cue, in perception (experimental psychology)
  • Cue (theatrical), the trigger for an action to be carried out at a specific time, in theatre or film
  • Musical cue, on sheet music helps ensemble musicians to coordinate their playing. It may also refer to a musical trigger for a theatrical cue
  • Cue (show control), the electronic rendering of the specific action(s) to be carried out at a specific time by a show control system
  • Source cue, music that emanates from an element visible within a theatrical or movie scene, like a piano, jukebox or car radio
  • Voice cue, in dance, words or sounds that help match rhythmic patterns of steps with the music
  • Cue mark, in motion picture film to signal projectionists of reel changes
  • Cue, a vocal message given by a group fitness instructor to inform participants of upcoming sequences, such as a change in stretching direction

Places

Education

Music

  • Cue (band), a Swedish musical group
  • Numark CUE, a DJ console and mixing tool developed by Numark

Other

  • Cue stick, in billiard-type games
  • Cue bid, a type of bid in the card game contract bridge
  • "Cue" (among other spellings), a spelled-out name for the letter Q in the English alphabet
  • ".cue", used in the filename of cue sheets, descriptor files for specifying the layout of CD or DVD tracks
  • CUE, commercially useful enzymes
  • CUE Bus (City–University–Energysaver), the local bus system operated by the city of Fairfax, Virginia, United States

See also

  • All pages beginning with "Cue"
  • All pages with titles containing "Cue"
  • Q (disambiguation)
  • Que (disambiguation)
  • Queue (disambiguation)
  • Trigger (disambiguation)
  • Stimulus (disambiguation)

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