• test given to a performer (musician, actor, etc.) to determine the level of his abilities
• give an audition; participate in an audition (test given to a performer to determine the level of his abilities)
• an audition is a short performance that someone gives so that a director can decide if they are good enough to be in a play, film, or orchestra.
• if you audition or if someone auditions you, you perform an audition.