Also called act warning. a call or order from the stage manager summoning performers onstage for the beginning of a performance or act.
a signal summoning the audience to their seats for the beginning of a performance or act.
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Why Is It Called Soccer?The most popular sport in the world is one in which people chase after a ball and kick it with their feet (and give it an occasional head-butt). In most places where this sport is enjoyed it is referred to in a straightforward fashion: football. No matter whether the language is Spanish (fútbol), French (football), German (fußball), Icelandic (fótbolta), Albanian (futboll), or Dutch (voetbal), you …
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