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Miranda had stayed offstage when he put together his campus production of In the Heights at Wesleyan, but in 2002, Kail suggested he might as well play supporting character Usnavi.How In the Heights went from a student musical to one of the summer’s biggest movies|Constance Grady|June 11, 2021|Vox
I look in the wings offstage, and Rip Taylor is laughing his ass off.
Ethiopia Habtemariam, the president of Motown Records, has spent the past year assisting her artists in navigating the painful reality of life offstage while retooling album-release plans.Motown President Ethiopia Habtemariam on Steering the Legendary Label Through the Pandemic|Eben Shapiro|February 7, 2021|Time
The president who likes to put on a show is mostly offstage these days.A noisy president goes (relatively) quiet in wake of election defeat|Josh Dawsey|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
He needed his art because, offstage, the chaos was sometimes too much.
All these folks were full of gripping stories about their time with Pryor, since he created much drama offstage as well as on.
And they never break character, even offstage—at least in front of the press.In the Backseat With Janelle Monae: A Limo Ride with the Stylish R&B Diva|Douglas Wolk|April 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The agents of their slide were many, and they operated offstage.The End of Us And Them: David Cannadine’s Quest to Unite History|Jimmy So|May 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Just offstage, however, stands a nation of unemployed, abandoned and desperate people.
He used even Johnny Simms as an offstage voice repeating stern commands.Operation: Outer Space|William Fitzgerald Jenkins
And even if he found them, who would believe an actor offstage, delivering such improbable lines?My Fair Planet|Evelyn E. Smith
When Ophelia perishes offstage you don't think of post-mortem lividity or foam on the mouth.The Trial of Callista Blake|Edgar Pangborn
"—caught red-handed with the incriminating papers," shouted an offstage announcer.The Junkmakers|Albert R. Teichner