prompt side

or prompt-side

noun Theater.
  1. the part of the stage that in the U.S. is to the right and in Britain to the left as one faces the audience. Abbreviation: P.S.

Origin of prompt side

First recorded in 1830–40
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prompt side

noun
  1. theatre the side of the stage where the prompter is, usually to the actor's left in Britain and to his right in the United States
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