- the list of dramas, operas, parts, pieces, etc., that a company, actor, singer, or the like, is prepared to perform.
- the entire stock of works existing in a particular artistic field: A new play has been added to the theatrical repertoire.
- the entire stock of skills, techniques, or devices used in a particular field or occupation: a magician’s repertoire.
- all the plays, songs, operas, or other works collectively that a company, actor, singer, dancer, etc, has prepared and is competent to perform
- the entire stock of things available in a field or of a kindthe comedian’s repertoire of jokes was becoming stale
- in repertoire denoting the performance of two or more plays, ballets, etc, by the same company in the same venue on different evenings over a period of time“Nutcracker” returns to Covent Garden over Christmas in repertoire with “Giselle”
“a stock of plays, songs, etc., which a performer or company has studied and is ready to perform,” 1847, from French répertoire, literally “index, list” (14c.), from Late Latin repertorium “inventory” (see repertory).