This process involves repetition ... and lots of it. A scene (or portion of a scene) may be attempted multiple times with different inflections and interpretations to determine the best fit and to address problem areas. Now is the point at which the shows should begin having a discernible degree of flow, and an important part of this stage for many of the actors is the work towards being "off-book" (with lines of dialogue fully memorized).
Romeo and Juliet director Bill Kersher looks on as the actors make their way through a scene once more.
Jared M Anderson